LEADERSHIP STARTS HERE
Welcome to the Ashley Ridge High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) program. Our goal is to provide your cadet with life skills in order to thrive and excel in school, and to become outstanding, responsible citizens and leaders in life after graduation. We work to build teamwork, self-discipline, dedication to community and nation, and pride in a job well done.
AFA Sword of Excellence
Best AFJROTC in SC
2023-2024 Senior Staff
Cadet Wing Commander: Robert Marcrum
Cadet Command Chief: Isabella Henry
Cadet Flight Operations Commander: Savannah Benesh
Cadet Director of Staff: Breanna Wilson
Cadet Standardization and Evaluation Commander: Ayden Hudson
Cadet Executive Officer: Nathaniel Burness
The Sunday "Weekly News & Schedule" emails sent by Colonel Wilkinson will resume once school starts. The email list will be built from cadet registration forms. To ensure you're on the list, please send your email to SC20081AFJROTC@gmail.com
Many of you may have heard about Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) but may not really know what it’s all about. Is it a military prep program? Do you have to join the military if you participate in JROTC? What are the advantages of the program? What branches of the military have JROTC programs? Is there a program at my high school? These are all great questions! Lucky for you, we have all of the answers. For more information, check out this video by our 2023 Wing Commander at [click here] or visit the AF JROTC faq page at High School JROTC.