Burke High School JROTC

"Motivating Young People To Become Better Citizens.”

Burke High school JROTC Bulldog Battalion honors and supports our country. We show patriotism as we live up to the mission of JROTC:  
"Motivating Young People To Become Better Citizens.”

Leadership Day October 23, 2019

LTC Ulises Miranda III, Ed.D

​​​​​​​​Senior Army Instructor

24 years in Army Hospital Laboratories and Inspector General to MEDCOM. 16 years experience teaching High School JROTC in Rochester, New York. Expert in establishing Public Military High Schools- Doctoral Dissertation Completed in 2014

SFC Jerome E. Vanderhorst

Army Instructor

24 years experience in the Untied Army as M1A1 Abrams tanker, received a diploma in Advanced Non Commissioned Officer Leadership Course in 1999 at Fort Knox and has been an Army Instructor here at Burke High School since 2005

C/LT Oz’Unique Moore

Battalion Commander

Manages the entire Burke High School JROTC battalion and influences the cadets to be better citizens thereby making better decisions and making sure everything runs smoothly, is planned, and carried out properly.

C/MAJ Ta’Niya Johnson


Assumes command of the Battalion in the Commander's absence. Distributes information from the Commander to the staff. Serves as a leader of event staff to plan and conduct Battalion training or briefs.

C/CSM Joshua Wright


Advises the commander on the Battalion’s morale and training of cadets in the program.

C/MAJ Aaliyah Cromwell


Principal staff officer for administrative support in the Battalion and Responsible for the updates concerning the cadets and their grades in all classes and their GPA.

C/MAJ Ta’Niya Johnson


Supervises Battalion physical security and maintains the Battalion’s weapons Room and Officers Sabers and also helps in the planning of the battalion operations.

C/CPL William Jenkins


Staff officer for the matters of training, operations, and planing. Allocates resources to ensure the accomplishment of missions and responsible for public affairs and the Battalions positive effect on the local community.

C/CPL Sade Collins


Primary staff officer for coordination of all supplies and materials in the supply room.

Past Events

JROTC Ball18 Apr 2020
JROTC Promotion Ceremony20 Feb 2020
Essay Contest14 Feb 2020
JROTC Promotion Board13 Feb 2020