A silver colored metal and enamel device 1 1/4 inches (3.18 cm) in height overall, consisting of a shield blazoned: “Between a cross fillet Azure, in the first a lamp of knowledge facing sinister, superimposed on the sinister of an atomic symbol, in the second a unfurled scroll surmounted by a quill pen per bend sinister, in the third the five Olympic rings overall an Olympic torch, in the fourth a mask of tragedy/comedy superimposed on the dexter of a lyre all Argent (Silver Gray)”. Attached below the shield a Blue scroll inscribed “MULBERRY” in Silver letters. Crest: “A crouching panther on a limb all Argent.”
Blue and white are the school colors. Blue alludes to loyalty, a trait the cadets show in their devotion to the country as well as to each other. White signifies perfection, a virtue each cadet seeks to accomplish in every endeavor. The lamp of knowledge and atomic symbol reflect scientific achievements. The scroll and quill pen denote scholastic excellence. The Olympic rings and torch represent athletic triumphs. The masks and lyre suggest the importance of theater and the arts. The Florida panther is the school’s mascot and conveys ferocity and bravery in the face of difficulty. The students identify with their mascot in their pursuit of academic as well as athletic achievements.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 22 August 2013.