SHILOH HIGH SCHOOL AIR FORCE JUNIOR ROTC UNIT GA-871 EARNS OUTSTANDING ORGANIZATION AWARD FOR 2010-2011!
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. –GA-871, at Shiloh High School has been selected as one of 80 units to receive the 2010-2011 Air Force Junior ROTC Outstanding Organization Award! This award recognizes Air Force Junior ROTC units that have performed above normal expectations, and that have distinguished themselves through outstanding service to their school and community while meeting the Air Force Junior ROTC mission of producing better citizens for America.
The objectives of the Junior ROTC program are to educate and train high school cadets in citizenship and life skills; promote community service; instill responsibility, character, and self-discipline through character education, and to provide instruction in air and space fundamentals. Enrollment is open to all young people who are in the 9th grade or higher, physically fit, and are citizens or nationals of the United States.
Air Force Junior ROTC is located in 884 high schools across the United States and at selected schools in Europe, in the Pacific and Puerto Rico. Junior ROTC enrollment includes more than 117,000 cadets.
For more information, contact the Air Force Junior ROTC department at Shiloh High School, Major Trujillo or MSgt Cook (770) 736-4386.
Great job, Shiloh High School Air Force Junior ROTC Unit GA-871!