WESTERN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL JROTC CINCINNATI, OH
Skip Navigation Links.
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description/Blazon
On a buff shield, edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) maroon border, a buff demi-mustang issuing from base shaded black detailed maroon. Attached above the shield a maroon scroll inscribed "WESTERN" above "HILLS" in buff letters. The overall dimensions are 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in height by 2 1/2 inches (6.35 cm) in width.

Symbolism
Maroon and buff are the school colors. The mustang is the school mascot which reflects the intense loyalty and strong will of the cadets.

Background
The shoulder sleeve insignia was approved on 16 July 1996.




Shoulder Loop Insignia


Description/Blazon
A gold metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height consisting a of gold shield bearing a maroon open book highlighted gold surmounted by a gold lamp enflamed and shaded maroon, all below the arcing inscription "LUX ET VERITAS" in maroon letters.

Symbolism
Maroon and cream (gold) are the school colors. The open book represents the academic curriculum of the school and the lamp reflects the cadets' burning passion for knowledge and enlightenment through contact with school, community and country.

Background
The shoulder loop insignia was approved on 16 July 1996.





Jump to Top