LAKEVIEW AIR FORCE JUNIOR ROTC CADETS GRADUATE LEADERSHIP COURSE

The Lakeview High School Air Force Junior ROTC cadet group graduated six junior cadets from the

2019 AFJROTC Cadet Leadership Course (CLC) June 9-15. The course was conducted at Grambling State University and was hosted by the Bossier Parish School Board. This year marked the 45th year of the course. Supervision and instruction was provided by Air Force Junior ROTC Instructors from Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, and Mississippi. Overall, 120 cadets from 14 high schools completed the 6-day, in-residence course, which allowed each cadet to develop their potential as an effective leader and team member.

Lakeview Air Force JROTC Cadets Myla Porter, Jo Porter, Edward Smith, Zoie Britt, Taylor Coutee, and Emma Hatten graduated from the Air Force JROTC Cadet Leadership Course. The cadets completed 72 hours of Aerospace Science instruction and 30 hours of Military Leadership training. Academic seminars included goal setting, orienteering, cyber-security, and team building exercises. In addition to the academic instruction, the cadets also competed in drill competitions, physical fitness, flight challenges, a water survival practical exercise, the Camp Minden obstacle course, rappelling, a ropes challenge course, and an orienteering competition. The cadets also participated in a day-long career day and open house at Barksdale Air Force Base. The course concluded with a formal parade and graduation/awards ceremony.