CUMBERLAND VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL JROTC MECHANICSBURG, PA
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
A shield shaped embroidered item with rounded corners at bottom, edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) Red border, blazoned as follows: Sable, a demi bald eagle issuant from dexter Proper, fimbriated Red. Attached above the shield, a Black arched scroll edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) Red border inscribed "CVHS" in Red letters. The overall dimensions are 3 1/4 inches (8.26 cm) in height and 2 1/2 inches (6.35 cm) in width.

Symbolism
The mascot, a bald eagle, was chosen by student vote when Cumberland Valley High School was established in 1954. The "Screaming Eagles" soar with pride for their school and community. Red and white are the school's colors. The color red alludes to the strength of the Eagle Battalion and illustrates the courage that each cadet embodies. White is emblematic of honor and denotes the excellence that each cadet must strive for in his or her education.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was authorized 28 July 2011. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10J-975)





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