St. Albans High School

Marine Corp JROTC

Our Roots

Where do we come from?

The Junior Reserve Official Training Corps is a federal program sponsored by the Department of Defense and resides in high schools throughout the United States. The program is authorized through Public Law 88-647 of October 13, 1964 titled: Reserve Officers Training Corps Vitalization Act. The intent of the program is to instill in students the following: the value of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment.