The Valley Central Drill Team encourages discipline, confidence, and teamwork, while striving to perfect the commands to move troops from one point to another. To be a member of the team requires commitment and concentration. The Valley Central Drill Team consists of unarmed and armed drill. Unarmed drill consists of basic drill maneuvers, without weapons; while armed drill uses replica M1903A3 Springfield rifles weighing in at 8.69 lbs. Both armed and unarmed movements are done in accordance with Army Field Manual 3-21.5.The Valley Central Color Guard is very active in the community. In addition to providing Color Guards for school athletic events, Valley Central also provides honors for many prestigious non-school functions, such as, the Walden Harvest Fest, 911 Remeberance, and Veterans Day & Memorial Day Parades. A Color Guard generally consists of a New York State Flag, an American Flag, as well as, two rifles.Both teams compete locally and are open to all cadets in JROTC.