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Video: Cadet PFC Jeremiah Campbell wins East Baton Rouge Public School System LET I JROTC Cadet of the Year Board

Cadet PFC Jeremiah Campbell

Cadet PFC Jeremiah Campbell - video announcement screenshot
Photo Credit: LTC (R) Robert Hyver, Jr.

  • Posted on March 17th, 2021
  • Story by: LTC (R) Robert Hyver, Jr.
  • 6th Brigade
    Academic Excellence

BATON ROUGE, LA -- Congratulations to Cadet Private First Class Jeremiah Campbell, of Liberty Magnet High School, winner of the LET I JROTC Cadet of the Year Board. He is an extraordinary student maintaining a cumulative 4.6 GPA, with the ambition to become the valedictorian and especially enjoys English. He has received the President’s Award twice once in Elementary and the second in Middle school. He is a member of the Liberty HS Tennis team and enjoys outdoor activities. Upon graduation he plans on attending Howard University to become a criminal justice lawyer.

Congratulations to all the cadets that participated, their dedication, loyalty and personal courage doing this time of COVID-19 makes a true statement about our JROTC cadets in East Baton Rouge Public School System. The number of study hours and effort to prepare for this challenging event. The categories of this competition are curriculum knowledge, appearance, military bearing, as well as the cadets overall academic achievements. Our cadets continue to do a marvelous job representing the caliber of programs we have here in East Baton Rouge demonstrating the pride and dignity during the spirit of competition.

Thanks to the instructors and cadets of Belaire Magnet High School for hosting this event, as well as the instructors who participated as Board Members. I’ve attached a video, complements of Mr. Marlon Cousin our East Baton Rouge School systems Community Liaison. Thanks again for all your hard work and dedication to the JROTC program.


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