Future military officers geared up for the McDowell ROTC drill competition. Junior ROTC teams showed off their marching abilities and drill skills.
Students that take part in the event learn self discipline and confidence. Unarmed and armed teams take part in the competition with color guards.
“I think it’s amazing it’s great to be involved in the school and to have something to look forward to,” said Hayley Palmer.
Working together like this also teaches the children about team work.