A Gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned: Quarterly Sable, a cross Or; in the first quarter a scroll, a fleur-de-lis in the second, an atomic symbol in the third, and a winged foot in the fourth, all of the last. The shield is resting upon a Gold colored metal draped beneath a knight wearing armor and sitting on horseback grasping a lance. Below, a Black scroll inscribed "KNIGHTS" in base metal letters.
Black and gold are the school's colors. The knight symbolizes knowledge, perseverance, courage, and the cadets' dedication to their school, community, and the nation.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 30 October 2007.