• Peoria Panthers JROTC Patch Do you want to make your high school years more exciting and fun?  Well, here’s your chance to do just that by joining AFJROTC where you can explore the intriguing world of civilian, industrial and military aerospace science and have an opportunity to develop essential leadership skills that will increase your opportunities for success after graduation.  Peoria High School’s AFJROTC is a full throttle program focused on “developing citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community.” 

    AFJROTC is a continuing success story.  It has grown and touched the lives of thousands of America’s finest students.  The program positively influences our community by helping one student at a time through a team effort.  The future is full of opportunity for young people who develop the education and skills required to succeed in the Aerospace Age.



  • Peoria High School
    AFJROTC instructors

    Senior Aerospace Science Instructor
    Ray D. McPherson, Maj, USAF (Ret)

    Aerospace Science Instructor
    Jacob Benke, MSgt, USAF (Ret)

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