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Thomas A. Edison High School JROTC Cadets Take Part in West Point LEADS Workshop

JROTC Leadership Workshop

JROTC Leadership Workshop
Photo Credit: CH(MAJ) Joe Jeffries

  • Posted on April 29th, 2021
  • Story by: CH(MAJ) Joe Jeffries; SGM Michael Aycock
  • 5th Brigade
    Service Learning

SAN ANTONIO, TX -- Cadets from Thomas A. Edison High School as well as other cadets from SAISD took part in a West Point Leads Workshop on the 7th and 13th of April. It was a full schedule during both days. Topics on the 7th of April included Tips for the ACT, Guaranteed 4.0, and Successful Interviews and Essays. The focus was on how to improve test scores on the ACT/SAT for Academy and Scholarship applications as well as writing the required essays. Guest speakers included Mrs. Pat Locke, COL Stephen Ruth, Dr. Dennis Rowe and Dr. Donna O'Mackey. The 2nd day the cadets had West Point Cadets and ROTC Cadets from St. Mary's University and UTSA leading STEM classes, Ethics and Leadership Discussions. The cadets had an opportunity to learn how to improve test scores as well as ask questions from cadets who had be awarded scholarships. Guest speakers included BG James Moore, LTG Darryl Williams and General Vincent Brooks. It was a great opportunity for all involved.


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JROTC Leadership Workshop
JROTC Leadership Workshop
JROTC Leadership Workshop
JROTC Leadership Workshop
JROTC Leadership Workshop
JROTC Leadership Workshop