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Miami Northwestern Senior HS JROTC "Bulls" Brigade Conducts First Ever All-Virtual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

Miami Northwestern Senior HS JROTC
The Cadet Brigade Commander, Color Guard, Cadets, Cadre, Student national anthem singer, Activities Director and First Responders all logged in from their respective homes for the Zoom recording, which is available on-line for all to view. (photo includes Cadet Pierre and Cadet Johnson, U.S. Army Delayed Entry Program participants, and Cadet Colonel Barbee)
Photo Credit: COL (R) Marc A. Garcia, SAI
  • Posted on September 11th, 2020
  • Story by: COL (R) Marc A. Garcia, SAI and SSG (R) Jimmy Georges, AI
  • 6th Brigade
    Event September 11th

MIAMI, FL -- For every September 11th, JROTC hosts an annual live 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on campus. The event is attended by well over 1,000 Students, Faculty, Staff, Administrators and Dignitaries as we honor Police, Fire, Military and Medical - First Responders in memory of all the Victims and Families of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. This year due to the COVID19 World Wide pandemic, Miami Dade County Public Schools (4th largest School District in the USA) is operating remotely. The Cadets refused to let COVID-19 deter them. The Cadet Brigade Commander, Color Guard, Cadets, Cadre, Student national anthem singer, Activities Director and First Responders all logged in from their respective homes for the Zoom recording, which is available on-line for all to view.