Whitney High School

American flag, Whitney High school logo, jets in flight, Text reads "Integrity, service, excellence, Whitney high school air force JROTC
 
 
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 Colonel Michael A. Fernandez, USAF (Ret.)  Senior MSGT Terry Barber, USAF (Ret.)
 E-mail:  mfernandez@rocklinusd.org     E-mail: tbarber@rocklinusd.org
 Phone:  (916) 632-6500 ext 6683       Phone:  (916) 632-6500 ext 6609
 Biography   
 

The Air Force Junior ROTC Aerospace Studies Program is designed to build better citizens, strengthen character and acquaint cadets with the aerospace age and careers in military and civilian aviation.

This program will ensure the development of academic potential while providing an education that meets all graduation and college entrance requirements. Most importantly it will emphasize the skills that are necessary for leadership,confidence, responsibility, and self-discipline.

Both Col Fernandez and SMSgt Barber are mult-year recipients of the Headquarters AFJROTC Outstanding Instructor Award. Col Fernandez was recognized in 2014 by the HQs as the AFJROTC Instructor of the Year for Region 4.  Region 4 includes all units and instructors in the states of Alaska, California, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Minnesota and New York.