•                                                                               Uncle Sam                                                                                        

    AFJROTC COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
     

     

    AFJROTC:  Aviation History & Foundations of Citizenship (2020-21)

    This course emphasizes civilian and military contributions to aviation; the development, modernization, and transformation of the Air Force; and a brief astronomical and space exploration history.  It covers/reinforces basic history, organization, mission, traditions, goals, and objectives of JROTC for all services as well as key military customs and courtesies, how to project a positive attitude, and the principles of ethical and moral behavior. It provides strategies for effective note taking and study skills for academic success and also covers how to be emotionally, mentally, and physically healthy, and a section on “Unlocking Your Potential”.  Military Drill and Ceremony is taught and practiced in this class.  One day a week is designated for “Wellness”; which is generally comprised of running, calisthenics, and sports and/or games.

     

    AFJROTC:  Survival Skills & Principles of Management (2021-22)

    This course provides training in skills, knowledge, and attitudes necessary to successfully perform fundamental tasks needed for survival. The course also presents “good to know” information that would be useful in any survival situation. It covers/reinforces basic history, organization, mission, traditions, goals, and objectives of JROTC for all services as well as key military customs and courtesies. This course also provides exposure to basic fundamentals of management. Military Drill and Ceremony is taught and practiced in this class.  One day a week is designated for “Wellness”; which is generally comprised of running, calisthenics, and sports and/or games.

     

    AFJROTC:  Science of Flight & Life Skills (School Years 2018-19 and 2022-23)

    This is an introductory course that focuses on how airplanes fly, how weather conditions affect flight, flight and the human body, and flight navigation. It covers/reinforces basic history, organization, mission, traditions, goals, and objectives of JROTC for all services as well as key military customs and courtesies. This course is also designed to prepare students for life after high school in the high-tech, globally oriented, and diverse workplace of the 21st century. Students will learn how to become a more confident financial planner and to save, invest, and spend money wisely, as well as how to avoid the credit trap. They will learn about real-life issues such as understanding contracts, leases, warranties, legal notices, personal bills, practical and money-saving strategies for grocery shopping, apartment selection, and life with roommates. Military Drill and Ceremony is taught and practiced in this class.  One day a week is designated for “Wellness”; which is generally comprised of running, calisthenics, and sports and/or games.

     

    AFJROTC:  Cultural Studies & Communication/Leadership (School Years 2019-20 and 2023-24)

    This course introduces students to the world’s cultures through the study of world affairs, regional studies, and cultural awareness. The course delves into history, geography, religions, languages, culture, political systems, economics, social issues, environmental concerns, and human rights. It looks at major events and significant figures that have shaped each region. It covers/reinforces basic history, organization, mission, traditions, goals, and objectives of JROTC for all services as well as key military customs and courtesies. Students are trained in communicating effectively, understanding groups and teams, preparing for leadership, solving conflicts and problems, and personal development. Military Drill and Ceremony is taught and practiced in this class.  One day a week is designated for “Wellness”; which is generally comprised of running, calisthenics, and sports and/or games.