(REGION 5 - Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Arkansas)
The Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps program's mission is to instill in students in United States secondary educational institutions the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility and a sense of accomplishment.
*The MCRA school is ranked as the most outstanding region 5 school annually, who compete within their region based on:
scholastic achievement, and
extra curricular events.
*The Naval Honor School represents the top 20% of outstanding schools annually within region 5.
* These accolades enable the ESTEM MCJROTC to nominate cadets to the following Congressionally sponsored Service School College officer programs:
Air Force Academy, West Point (Army), Naval Academy (Marine and Navy)
2016-2017 School Year, recognized as both Marine Corps Reserve Association (MCRA) TOP MARINE CORPS JROTC UNIT and NAVAL HONOR SCHOOL
2017-2018 School Year, Recognized as a NAVAL HONOR SCHOOL