||2012 Leadership Academy|
Cadets who have been selected (including stand-bys) to attend Leadership Academy are required to complete and return the following forms not later than 27 April 2012. Please use the links at left to download copies of these forms (Adobe Acrobat Files). Please contact AFA's Leadership Academy Coordinators- CWO Schuyler or CAPT McClelland if you are unable or are having difficulty downloading these forms.
In addition to the above, Academy selectees are required to obtain various uniform and other articles as indicated in the Required and Recommended Equipment and Personal Items listing (Encl 6). The mandatory uniforms items (Part 1), that are not already held by the cadet, can be issued by a Naval Science Instructor. The items contained in Part 2 are the cadets responsibility. Each cadet must have in their possession enclosure (6), with the required SNSI/NSI initials, signature and date of inventory, upon arrival at the Academy.
The cost for Leadership Academy is $170.00 plus an administrative fee of $10.00 per cadet. The academy fee along with the above listed enclosures are due to the unit SNSI/NSI by the deadline date- 27 April 2012. Due to advance purchase requirements, reimbursements will not be made for cadets who are dropped/drop on request (DOR) or who fail to report/report on-time for their designated Academy session.
Leadership Academy in-processing will begin promptly at 0900 (Sunday) and end at 1030. Stand-by quotas will begin processing at 1030 on a first-come, first-served, one per school at-a-time basis. Late arrivals will be processed along with stand-by quotas.
Leadership Academy Sessions:
Session-1 (10-16 June) Session-2 (17-23 June) Session-3 (24-30 June)
Uniform for check-in is Unit PT gear with pants pulled up and shirt tucked-in. Medications, if any, should be in labeled plastic bags with the cadets name clearly written on the outside. Please leave all Jewelry at home. Cadets do not need to bring money other than $10.00 for male haircuts (if required prior to check-in and at the discretion of the Drill Instructor). Junk food and tobacco products such as smoking/chewing/dipping will not be permitted at Leadership Academy. Cadets selected for Leadership Academy should memorize both the NJROTC Chain-of-Command and the Orders to the Sentry.
Leadership Academy graduation will be held at 0900, Saturday 10, 17 and 24 June for Sessions 1 through 3 respectively. Graduation is normally held on the Football Field (Chapel in the event of inclement weather). Parents, guardians, and/or other relatives are welcome to attend. The cadets are normally allowed to leave shortly after graduation. Please refer to our Contact Information and Directions Web page for directions and lodging recommendations. The weather is usually very hot and humid this time of the year. Please plan to dress accordingly.