National Honor Society
2017-2018 OfficersPresident:Vice President:Secretary: Julia Jacobs and Sarah SmithTreasurer: Natalie LabudaHistorians: Hanna LegazzaMEETINGS EVERY OTHER MONDAY IN MRS. KOZEL'S ROOMRECENT NHS ACTIVITIES/DISCUSSIONSTACKLE HUNGERJEANS FOR TROOPSOVERLY'S COUNTRY CHRISTMASNational Honor Society (NHS) is more than just an honor roll. Students are also expectedto be an ACTIVE member in the National Honor Society.
Honor Society membership is also based upon a student's outstanding performance inthe areas of:These criteria for selection form the foundation upon which the organization and its activities are built.
Students who have a cumulative quality point average 3.65 (on a 4.0 scale) or a higher cumulative average, meet the scholarship requirement for membership. These students are then eligible for consideration on the basis of service, leadership, and character.
This quality is defined through the voluntary contributions made by a student to the school or community, done without compensation and with a positive, courteous, and enthusiastic spirit.
Student leaders are those who are resourceful, good problem solvers, promoters of school activities, idea-contributors, dependable, and persons who exemplify positive attitudes about life. Leadership experiences can be drawn from school or community activities while working with or for others.
The student of good character upholds principles of morality and ethics, is cooperative, demonstrates high standards of honesty and reliability, shows courtesy, concern, and respect for others, and generally maintains a good and clean lifestyle.
Additional consideration may be given to:
The student who demonstrates citizenship understands the importance of civic involvement, has a high regard for freedom, justice, and democracy, and demonstrates mature participation and responsibility through involvement with such activities as scouting, community organizations, and school clubs.