Antelope Valley School District


Air Force Junior ROTC program

This is a complete Air Force Junior ROTC program sanctioned by the United States Air Force emphasizing aerospace science and leadership education. The mission of AFJROTC is to “build better citizens for America”. The core values are Integrity first, Service before self, and Excellence in all “we do”. The goals are to instill cadets with the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment.

This 4-year program includes the following curriculum: Frontiers of Aviation History, the Science of Flight, and the Exploration of Space and Management of the cadet’s corps. Leadership education, intercommunication skills, life skills, drill activities, and ceremonies are offered as well. Cadets of the program also serve the local community by volunteering for various school and community programs. Cadets are required to wear uniforms on day a week and are expected to abide by the AFJROTC honor code.