This program develops young leaders who are knowledgeable about their contributions to the global community through building and maintaining positive trusting relationships and service learning. In addition to JROTC, rising 9th grade students have an opportunity to pursue a pathway in Public Service. Students will have hands-on personalized instruction in the skills needed to succeed in law enforcement, firefighting and emergency service. All students start with an overview of public safety and then focus on their area of interest. The program is designed to build a public service foundation in high school and prepare students to advance their skills through a partnership with CPCC and UNC-Charlotte.
Offered at Hawthorne Academy – serving students in blue, green, and violet zones.