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Colonel Larry Heisler Phone Icon 803.321.2621 x.60503 Email Icon Email
  Sgt. Willie Freeman Phone Icon 803.321.2621 x.60501 Email Icon Email

The purpose of the JROTC Program is to develop:

Good Citizenship                                  
Leadership Skills
Communication Skills                             
Physical Fitness
Personal Health
Self Esteem

   This course develops skills in goal setting, educational and vocational opportunities, and stresses the importance of a high school diploma.  Military standards (haircuts and uniform appearance), are emphasized.  Students are required to wear uniforms one day a week, and participate in three mandatory events:

Newberry Christmas Parade
Whitmire Christmas Parade
Military Ball

JROTC may also substitute for P.E.