2014 Manchester Township JROTC Drill Meet

Cadets from Cherokee High School NJROTC are celebrating a great start to the 2014-2015 drill season.

 

Teams from 12 schools in three states visited Manchester Township High School on December 6th to compete in the annual ROTC Area Four Regional Drill meet.

 

Students from New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey performed Military Drill, Color Guard and Exhibition Drill routines.

 

Cadets participated in numerous events such as Armed Exhibition, Armed Regulation, Unarmed Regulation, Color Guard, Inspection, Academics, physical fitness, and First Year (NS1) Basic Regulation Drill.

 

The unit received the following awards:


2nd Place/ JV Color Guard

2nd Place/ NS 1 Squad Drill 

3rd Place / Academics 

 

The Junior ROTC program places an emphasis on developing leadership and citizenship qualities in secondary school students.  Naval JROTC is an elective at Cherokee High School.