Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps Program
Leadership Education and Development
Welcome to the 2016~2017 school year!! We are excited to get the new year started and will be working very hard this year in all aspects of our program. We ask that you show up with a good attitude, willingness to work hard, willingness to explore your full potential, desire to help others, and most of all MOTIVATION!
Naval Honor School
SY 12/13, SY 13/14, SY 14/15, SY 15/16
The Atascocita High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC Program was selected as one of top performing Junior ROTC Programs in Region Five which consist of over (50) schools in several states. The selection process begins with each program turning in a package highlighting exceptional performance in areas to include but not limited to Academic rigor, Civic Service, Drill, Color Guard, Physical Fitness, Marksmanship and Career Progression. This is a very unique designation considering the program here at Atascocita was started in 2011.
CONGRATULATIONS ON BEING REGION FIVE 3RD PLACE OVERALL GRAND CHAMPIONS!!
1ST PLACE OVERALL MALE COLOR GUARD / 1ST PLACE OVERALL FEMALE COLOR GUARD / 1ST PLACE FEMALE COLOR GUARD REGULATION / 2ND PLACE FEMALE COLOR GUARD INSPECTION / 2ND PLACE MALE COLOR GUARD REGULATION / 1ST PLACE OVERALL STANDING POSITION INDIVIDUAL MARKSMANSHIP MEDAL
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25 Aug 2016 – Home Football Game at Turner Stadium.
The game starts at 1900. However, if your cadet wants to help run flags they can meet us
at 1830. Cadets will need to be in standard issue green PT gear.
6 Sep 2016 – MCJROTC Parent
meeting. We will meet in the Red LGI at 1900. This meeting is primarily
for parents of new cadets. However, all are welcome to attend.
10 Sep 2016 – MCJROTC Family Fun Day. Family Fun Day
allows for the cadets, along with any family members, to get involved in some
friendly games / competitions. Cadets will be assigned to teams for each event
and we would like to get family members to partner with (or faceoff against)
their Cadets. A bouncy house and other games for the younger children will also
be provided to keep them entertained. Get ready to get a little wet and have a
lot of fun!
17 Sep 2016 – Kingwood HS
Drill Meet. This will be our first completion of the year. We invite you
to come out and motivate our teams. If you want to help the Booster Club set
up, cook, serve, and tear down you can email email@example.com.
17 Sep 2016 – Eagle Springs Triathlon. We will need
some adult and cadet volunteers to help with this event. This event normally
starts at 0800. However, they need volunteers there at 0700. Be on the lookout for the Sign Up Genius.
23 Sep 2016 – Homecoming Game
at Turner Stadium. The game starts at 1900. However, if you want to
enjoy the Homecoming activities you should show up around 1800.
1 Oct 2016 – MCJROTC Yard Sale. We are accepting
donations for our Fall Yard Sale. If you would like to donate items you can
***Wreaths Across America 2016 - Mark your calendar!! Please
consider coming out and assisting us with this incredible effort. If you want
to donate you can assist our program and help support this cause by go to this
PURPOSE OF MARINE CORPS JUNIOR ROTC
The purpose of the Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps program, commonly referred to as “Junior ROTC,” is to instill a value of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment. It does not seek any particular commitment to the military.
MISSION OF MARINE CORPS JUNIOR ROTC
1. Develop informed and responsible citizens.
2. Develop leadership skills.
3. Strengthen character.
4. Promote an understanding of the basic elements and requirements for national security.
5. Help form habits of self-discipline.
6. Develop respect for, and an understanding of, the need for constituted authority in a democratic society.
IN CLASS WEEKLY SCHEDULE (*Subject to change*)
Monday - Academics
Tuesday - Uniform
Wednesday - Physical Training (3rd, 5th, & 7th)
Thursday - Physical Training (2nd, 4th, & 6th)
Friday - Professional Development/Assessment
AFTER SCHOOL PRACTICE (Normally 1500 to 1600 - may extend practice to 1700 the week of competition.)
Monday - Drill/Color Guard
Tuesday - Drill/Color Guard
Wednesday - Tutorials
Thursday - Drill/Color Guard
Friday - As required.