Welcome to Norristown Army JROTC
The Army JROTC in Norristown Area High School is an elective any student can choose to participate in. Our mission is to motivate young people to become better citizens.
Why should you join JROTC?
- To appreciate the ethical values and principles that underlay good citizenship.
- To develop both leadership values and skills, while living and working cooperatively with others.
- To be able to think logically and to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing.
- To appreciate the importance of physical fitness in maintaining good health.
- To understand the importance of high school graduation for a successful future, and learn about college and other advanced educational and employment opportunities.
- To develop mental management abilities.
- To become familiar with military history as it relates to America's culture, and understand the history, purpose, and structure of military services.
- To develop the skills necessary to work effectively as a member of a team.