JRTI students participate in a variety of organizations. Talk to your instructor about which ones their students belong to.

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Explorers Post

Law Enforcement Exploring is a hands-on program open to young men and women who have completed the 6th grade through 20 years old, interested in a career in law enforcement or a related field in the criminal justice system.

The program offers young adults a personal awareness of the criminal justice system through training, practical experiences, competition, and other activities. Additionally, the program promotes personal growth through character development, respect for the rule of law, physical fitness, good citizenship, and patriotism.

Visit their national website.


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FCCLA

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is an organization for students in Family and Consumer Sciences programs. Founded in 1945, FCCLA has over 160,000 members today. Students work on projects that focus on family and community issues including teen pregnancy, parenting, family relationships, substance abuse, peer pressure, environment, nutrition and fitness, teen violence, and career exploration. FCCLA offers students the opportunity to develop leadership and career skills such as planning, goal-setting, problem-solving, decision making, and interpersonal communication.

Visit their national website.

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HOSA

Founded in 1976, Health Occupations Students of America is an international organization that encourages leadership, knowledge, and technical skills among students enrolled in health education programs. Student members participate in several activities such as community service projects, fundraisers, and skills competitions. Participating in HOSA allows students to develop leadership skills, interpersonal skills, and self-esteem. Membership also opens up opportunities for networking and earning scholarships.

Visit their national website.

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NTHS

Members of the National Technical Honor Society are the elite of any career and technical school. Members are nominated by their instructors based on their commitment to pursuing success in their chosen field. Nominees are inducted into the society if their GPA meets the organization’s requirements. Members represent the school in the community through service activities. Membership in NTHS provides students with access to scholarship opportunities and is an excellent credential to have on one’s resume.

Visit their national website.

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Rotaract

Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad. Rotaract is a Rotary-sponsored club for young men and women ages 18 to 30. Rotaract clubs either community or university-based, and they’re sponsored by a local Rotary club. this makes them true “partners in service” and key members of the family of Rotary.

Visit their national website.

Download the Rotary Scholarship Application.

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SkillsUSA

SkillsUSA is an international organization with over 300,000 student, instructor, and professional members. The organization is dedicated to developing students into a high-quality workforce. Students build self-esteem and leadership skills while testing their technical skill proficiency in local, state, and national competitions. SkillsUSA members have many opportunities to participate in community service activities, network with other members, and improve their employability. SkillsUSA members are Champions at Work!

Visit their national website.

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Student Council

Student Council

The high school Student Council is a student-led organization that is comprised of representatives from all of our classes. Council representatives discuss issues that affect the school and plan activities such as JRTI Prom, Spirit Week, HOSA Day, SkillsUSA Day, and more.


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WVHEAT

West Virginia Hospitality Education and Training is a student organization within the WV Department of Education. The organization supports students pursuing careers in the culinary and hospitality industries. WVHEAT programs partner with local restaurants to provide students with work experience and training. Participating in WVHEAT allows students to develop leadership skills, interpersonal skills, and self-esteem. Membership also opens up opportunities for networking and earning scholarships.

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VEX and Tri-County Robotics

VEX Robotics prepares students for STEM careers through challenging engineering competitions. Students develop critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, and leadership skills as they work together in teams. Presented with a specific challenge, each team designs, builds, and programs a robot to best solve the problem. Teams compete in several competitions from the local level to worldwide.

Visit their national website.

Join our after school robotics club, Tri-County Robotics. Students from elementary, middle, and high schools from all over the Eastern Panhandle have fun while learning STEM skills.

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