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AFJROTC: VA-20062, C.D. Hylton High School "Bulldogs"

  • The Mission of AFJROTC program is to "Develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community."
  • The Goals of AFJROTC program are to instill:
  • The values of citizenship
  • Service to the United States
  • Personal responsibility
  • A sense of accomplishment
  • The Objectives of AFJROTC are to educate and train students in citizenship and life skills
  • Promote community service
  • Instill a sense of responsibility
  • Develop character and self discipline
  • Adhere to and follow the Air Force core values of "Integrity First, Service Before Self, and Excellence in All We Do"

Our program will enable cadets to:

  • Develop a high degree of strong morals, self-esteem, self-reliance, personal appearance, and leadership
  • Adhere to the values of integrity, service, and excellence
  • Increase their understanding of patriotism and responsibilities as US citizens
  • Participate in community service activities
  • Expand their skills of critical thinking and problem solving communication and collaboration, creativity and innovation
  • Demonstrate military customs, courtesies, and traditions and develop habits of order, discipline, and social skills
  • Acquire a broad-based knowledge of aerospace studies and leadership education
  • Strive to graduate from high school and prepare for college and careers in the 21st century
  • Cultivate a commitment to physical fitness and health lifestyle

AFJROTC is a cadet run program, where cadets make the decisions and the Instructors help guide them. If you want to lead, this is the program for you!

To Join AFJROTC hit the link:


Col Richard A. Peterson, USAF, Ret

Senior Aerospace Science Instructor (SASI)
Phone: 703.586.9790

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MSgt Lamont A. Eubanks, USAF, Ret
Aerospace Science Instructor (ASI)
Phone: (703) 586-9793


Leadership Team


Group Commander: C/Maj Suraphel
Deputy Group Commander: C/Capt Eldredge
Executive Officer: C/Capt Sagastizado
Group Senior Enlisted Advisor: C/CMSgt White
Mission Support Sqdn Commander: C/1Lt Peterson
Operations Support Sqdn Commander: C/1Lt Cartagena
Plans & Programs Support Sqdn Commander: C/1Lt Annan
Blue Squadron Commander: C/2Lt Palma
Gold Squadron Commander: C/2Lt Balatsenko

Our Cadets in Action

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