Manchester West NJROTC

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If you are an alumni of the NJROTC program please register here

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CAPT Arthur W. Stauff, USN (Ret)

MGySgt Ronald V. Slagle USMC (Ret)

Messages from CAPT and MGySgt

To all students, come and give NJROTC a try!


Why Join NJROTC at West?

  • The NJROTC program is motivational in encouraging cadets to graduate from high school and continue to higher education.
  • Approximately 80 percent of the NJROTC cadets who are graduating seniors continue to higher education.
  • Cadets learn the value of teamwork and individual accomplishments from belonging to NJROTC.
  • The character education in NJROTC teaches values, principles, and self-discipline promoting positive, productive behaviors and provides a support structure that is critical not only in helping cadets avoid the use of drugs, but living a healthy and fit lifestyle.
  • NJROTC provides the opportunity for high school students to learn the basic elements and need for national security and their personal obligations as Americans.
  • Cadets accepted for enlistment, who provide evidence of successful completion of at least 3 years of NJROTC are entitled to advanced promotion to pay grade E-3 upon initial enlistment in an active or reserve component of the Army, Navy, or Air Force, and pay grade E-2 in the Marine Corps; or completion of 2 years are entitled to E-2 (except in the Marine Corps and Air Force).

Feel free to call the NJROTC office at 624-6398 with questions or concerns.