National Junior Honor Society
Applications to Join the National Junior Honor Society 2019-2020
National Junior Honor Society is an organization that fosters and promotes the growth of student scholarship, service, leadership, citizenship and character. Incoming 8th graders with a cumulative average of of 3.5 or above will be invited to apply for membership to NJHS. Qualifying students will be notified in writing that they are eligible to apply. However, students who are invited to apply to NJHS are not guaranteed entry. Selection is based on a student’s demonstration of initiative, leadership, good character and citizenship.
Students who participate in NJHS are required to complete 5 hours of community service before the start of 8th grade. During the 2019-2020 school year, students are required to complete 2.5 hours of community service each quarter, as well as attend bi-weekly meetings. Students are also expected to participate in NJHS activities, fund-raisers and initiatives throughout the year.
Applications for National Junior Honor Society will be available in the main office starting March 27th, 2019 and are due back to the main office by April 10th, 2019. Applications must be complete and signed by both the student and the parent/guardian. Late applications will not be accepted.