Cathedral Preparatory School
Villa Maria Academy
Cathedral Preparatory School
Villa Maria Academy

Air Force Junior ROTC Activities


Most notable events:

  • Received the Distinguished Unit Award with Merit from Headquarters, Air Force Junior ROTC for Exceeding Standards during the 2018-2019 inspection
  • Col Fournier and MSgt Sambuchino named 2018-2019 Outstanding Instructors of the Year by HQ AFJROTC
  • Presented Colors at Pennsylvania Bomb Squad Conference
  • Presented Colors at NW Pennsylvania Firefighter Conference
  • Participation in community service events such as American Legion Poppy Sales, Bowling for Vets, local cemetery clean ups, and various other Veteran activities
  • Presented Colors at Cleveland Indians, Buffalo Bills, and local Erie sporting events
  • Military Marching Drill Team competed in a record high nine drill competitions receiving 25 team trophies, along with numerous individual awards.
  • Presented Colors at Erie Courthouse for Naturalization ceremonies
  • CyberPatriot computer defense team competed into round two of national competition
Notable events for 2021-2022: (This list typically grows and only highlights a few of our key events.)
JROTC Curriculum Trip ( Dates and location to be determined)
Joint Military Ball
  • 8 April 2022

JROTC Annual Awards Ceremony
  • 26 April 2022

Military Marching Competitions: (subject to change)
  • Dates and locations to be determined
 JROTC Volleyball Competitions
  • McDowell: date and time to be determined
  • Cathedral Prep:  date and time to be determined
 Zero Week, designed for incoming cadets, Class of 2026
  • 13 – 15  June 2022