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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

2022-2023 Winners

Congratulations SC-20081!

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2022-2023 Senior Staff

Cadet Wing Commander: Nathaniel Maldonado

Cadet Flight Operations Commander: Joseph Debney

Cadet Wing Operations Commander: Owen Denlinger

Cadet Standardization and Evaluation Commander: Alisa Mask

Cadet Executive Officer: Jade Benesh

Command Chief: Mohamed Hassounah

If you are not getting the Sunday "Weekly News & Schedule" emails sent by Colonel Wilkinson, please send your email request to and get your name on the email list! Important Unit Information is sent out weekly. We try to make sure that information can be found on this site under News & Schedules as well, but sometimes other information needs to be sent out that doesn't get published here. Thank you!

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, please go to High School JROTC. 

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