THEODORE ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL JROTC, HONOLULU, HI
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
On a yellow diamond-shaped insignia, the upper half arched and edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) red border, a yellow horse and rider outlined and detailed red below the inscription "ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL" arching at top in red letters. The overall dimensions are 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in height by 3 inches (7.62 cm) in width.
Red and yellow are the school colors are well as the traditional colors associated with the Hawaiian monarchy; they reflect the school's heritage. The mounted rider symbolizes a Rough Rider, the school's mascot, and alludes to the school's namesake.
The shoulder sleeve insignia was originally authorized 29 June 1950. It was cancelled due to a new design and updated description and symbolism on 26 April 1994. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10J-337)
Shoulder Loop Insignia
A gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/4 inches (3.18 cm) in height consisting of a gold background bearing a red and gold Kahili surmounted in base and between a red horseshoe heel up bearing the inscription "ROUGH RIDERS" in gold letters all between two gold palm trees.
Red and yellow are the school colors. The Kahili is the traditional symbol of the Hawaiian monarchy and reflects the heritage and history of the state. The horseshoe suggests the school mascot, a Rough Rider, and alludes to the school's namesake. The palm trees symbolize the school's location.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 26 April 1994.