Naval Science
Naval Science
    • Purpose: To instill in participating U.S. high school students the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment.

      Program Goals 
      - Promote patriotism 
      - Develop informed & responsible citizens 
      - Develop respect for constituted authority 
      - Develop a high degree of personal honor, self-reliance, individual discipline, & leadership 
      - Promote an understanding of the basic elements & need for national security 
      - Develop respect for & an understanding of the need for authority in a democratic society 
      - Develop interest in service to the United States

      ​Four Year Curriculum: Naval Science (NS)

      - Leadership; 
      - Foundations of Government; Navy Ships & Aviation; Military Customs, Courtesies, Uniforms; Military Drill; Health & Physical Fitness, First Aid, Orienteering, Survival 

      NS -2 
      - Naval Leadership; Naval History; Nautical Sciences 
      - Including: Maritime Geography, Oceanography, Meteorology, Astronomy, and Physical Sciences such as Physics of Flight, Buoyancy, Electricity & Electronics, and Sound Propagation in Water.

    NS -3 

    • - Naval Knowledge and Naval Skills 
      - Including: Sea Power & National Security, Naval Operations, Communications & Intelligence, Logistics, Military & International Law of the Sea, Ship Construction and Damage Control, Shipboard Organization, Seamanship, Nautical Rules of the Road, Navigation & Time, Maneuvering Boards, Naval Guns, Aircraft & Missiles.
      NS - 4 
      - Seminars in Practical Leadership 
      - Supplemental Curriculum Materials 
      - Cultural Awareness / NEFE / SAT / ACT Prep / Suicide Prevention-Bystander

      Integrated Co-Curricular Activities

      Competitive Activities 
      - Local & postal competitions 
      - Regional Semi-finals 
      - National inter-service championship 
      - Academic Competitions 
      - Marksmanship Competitions 
      - Drill Competitions 
      - Orienteering Competitions 
      - Physical Fitness Challenge 
      - Athletic Competitions 
    • Military Customs
    • - Military Drill 
      - Military / Social Events
    • Instilling a Sense of Service 
      - Community Service Projects 
      - Orientation Field Trips 
      - Community Emergency Response Team 
      - Adopt-a-School Program
    • Life Lessons 
      - Financial Skills Training 
      - Athletic Conditioning
Naval Science
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