Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) programs are offered at Atholton (Army), Howard (Army) and Oakland Mills (Air Force) high schools. Each JROTC program provides an introduction to career opportunities in the United States Armed Forces and teaches principles of leadership, discipline and civic responsibility.
Any student who wishes to participate in JROTC but does not attend one of the schools that offers the program may apply for participation. Each school has a limited number of additional spaces available. T
o apply for participation for the 2023-2024 school year, students must contact a JROTC official between November 16, 2022 and January 3, 2023 to schedule an interview. Only students who are interviewed during this designated period will be considered for enrollment.Letters of approval/denial/wait list will be sent home January 19-20, 2023.
To schedule an interview, contact the JROTC official for the program of interest:
Air Force JROTC at Oakland Mills High School: CMSgt, (USAF, Ret) Robert Castellano, Aerospace Science Instructor, firstname.lastname@example.org or (410) 313-6945
Army JROTC at Atholton High School: LTC (USA, Retired) William Reinhart, Senior Army Instructor, email@example.com or (410) 313-7076
Army JROTC at Howard High School: LTC (USA, Retired) Patricia Marshall, Senior Army Instructor, firstname.lastname@example.org or (410) 313-2878
An application essay or other pre-interview materials may be required by each individual JROTC program. Contact your school counselor for additional information.Find more information about the JROTC program on our website.