Department Overview

  • PROGRAM Overview

    Forest Hill JROTC program was established in 1978 and is the 5th school in the JPS District to have established a leadership, mentoring and professional academic program. JROTC objectives are to develop students/cadets to become lifelong learners, community-minded citizens, patriotic self-discipline individuals and self-motivated positive contributors to society.


     The vision of JROTC is providing a quality citizenship, character, and leadership development program while fostering partnerships with communities and educational institutions.


    We are more than just a group of teenagers, we are more than just a program .  We are a team of great, RESPONSIBLE Citizens and we Stick together.

    Contact FHHS JROTC WITH CONCERN and Virtual Classroom / Office

    Contact any instructor for conferences about your cadet/scholar/student.  The grade level counselor and a FHHS administrator will also participate in ALL face to face conferences.

Hot Items for 5th BN


  • Save the Dates - Summer Experiences 2024

    Summer Experience 2024 is for all LET I through LET III who want to explore enhanced academics, leadership, technology, career exploration and adventure.  Contact your SAI/AI for additional details. 

    Visit the district JROTC page for videos about some of these summer experiences.  They are ONLY better because of Your participation.

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  • School Closure - Jan 16, 2024

    Jackson Public Schools will remain closed on Tuesday January 16, 2024, due to a severe winter weather threat. There will be no virtual instruction. All sports and other scheduled District events are canceled.

    This decision is based on anticipated ice accumulations and persistently freezing temperatures, possible power outages, along with the likelihood of hazardous travel conditions. We will closely monitor weather conditions to assess and notify you when it will be safe to resume our regular schedule. 

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  • 2024 Prom Closet Project

    High school girls who want a Prom dress for the 2024 school year contact  see the flyer.

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  • Educational Talent Search Program

    The attached flyer with application QR code provides additional information about tutorial opportunities hosted by Tougaloo College on the campus of Forest Hill High school in S. Jackson.  

    ETS at FHHS 2023

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  • It Takes A Village - message from the High school Asst Superintendent 

    It Takes A Village

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