The Vicksburg High School Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) was activated 1 July 1977.  We have a tradition of striding for and achieving high standards.  The Gator Battalion earned the rating of Honor Unit  or Honor Unit With Distinction since school year 1997/1998. Last year the Gator Battalion has earned the ratings of Honor Unit.

 

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

About Us

2014-2015 Battalion Staff 

 

Commander

C/LTC Antonio Moore

Command Sergeant Major 

C/CSM Patrick Flowers

Executive Officer

C/MAJ Brittney Bryant

S1—Personnel & Admin Officer

C/CPT Ruby Alexander

S2—Information/ Security

C/CPT Adrianna Oliver

S3—Training & Operations Officer

C/1LT Myisha Jones

S4—Supply Officer

C/CPT Ja’Khalah Williams

S5—Public Affairs Officer

C/1LT Alondrea Ragsdales

 

 

Significant Events

 

September

· 911/Patriot Day Observance —Military Park

· Vicksburg High School Homecoming Parade

 

October

· Mississippi Area 5 Army JROTC Drill and Competition — Yazoo County High School

November

· Veterans Day Parade

· Vicksburg’s Rose Garden Veterans Memorial Service

· National Technical Honor Society Inductions

· Cadet Ride— Military Park

 

December

 

· Vicksburg Christmas Parade

· Mississippi Army JROTC State Drill Competition

February

· JROTC Program for Accreditation (JPA)

 

 

March

· Special Olympics

· Air Rifle Competition

· Mississippi Area 5 Army JROTC Cadet Challenge —Yazoo City High School

· Military Ball

April

· JROTC Awards Program

· Air Rifle Competition

· Alcorn State University Cadet Challenge

June

JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC)