JOHN GLENN HIGH SCHOOL JROTC WESTLAND, MI
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a blue rectangular shaped embroidered device, a rocket ascending emitting a flame and a generatrix throughout the base all white, surmounting a sun in splendor red, and between a star in top left and a crescent moon in top right both white. Attached above, a white scroll inscribed "JOHN GLENN" in blue letters 5/16 inch (.79 cm) in height. Attached below, a white scroll inscribed "HIGH SCHOOL" in blue 5/16 inch (.79 cm) in height letters, all within a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) white border. The overall dimension is 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in height overall.

Symbolism
Red, white and blue are the school's colors. The Rocket is the school symbol.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 23 December 2005.




Shoulder Loop Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a Silver color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall, consisting of a shield blazoned: Azure a globe Celeste land masses Vert within an orbiting rocket in chief point to sinister chief Gules. Attached below the shield, a Blue scroll inscribed "JOHN GLENN HIGH SCHOOL" in base metal letters.

Symbolism
Red, white and blue are the school's colors. The rocket contrailing the earth is the school symbol, and a tribute to Astronaut John Glenn, first man to orbit the earth in Friendship Seven.

Background
The shoulder loop insignia was approved on 23 December 2003.





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