Apex Earns Quality Unit Award for Fifth Consecutive Year!

Quality Unit 2011-15

Great job Apex!

The Apex Cadet Squadron has just received the Quality Cadet Unit Award from CAP National Headquarters for the fifth year in a row.  Congratulations everyone! We met 8 out of the 10 below …

2014-2015 CRITERIA (Data from 1 September 2014 through 31 August 2015)
The award criteria are entirely objective. Any unit that meets at least 6 of the 10 criteria listed below, as of 31 August, qualifies:

  • Adult Leadership: Unit has at least 3 Training Leaders of Cadets graduates on its roster
  • Aerospace: Unit earned the Aerospace Excellence Award (AEX) or send in an after-action report on a STEM Kit during the school year
  • Cadet Achievement: 40% of cadets on roster have attained the Wright Brothers Award
  • DDR Participation: 20% of cadets on roster have completed DDRx or unit participated in RRLA
  • Encampment: 50% of cadets on roster have completed encampment
  • Enrollment: Unit has at least 35 cadets listed on its roster
  • Growth: Unit’s cadet roster increased by 10%, or 10 cadets
  • Orientation Flights: 70% of cadets on roster have participated in at least 1 flight
  • Retention: Unit retained 40% of first year cadets (cadets that joined from 1 September 2013 through 31 August 2014)
  • CyberPatriot: Have one or more teams competing in CyberPatriot