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  • "Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and actions" - Harold S. Geneen

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    Requirements:
    To be a member of NHS, one must challenge their curriculum by taking at least 4 honors classes each year. A clear discipline record is mandatory, and members must undertake a leadership role.

    Service Hours: Each NHS member is required to complete a certain amount of service hours.

    Outside/independent hours - Service opportunities that are not sponsored by the club. This means that you must have the hours pre-approved. You must make sure your hours sheet is signed by a sponsor who has given you approval and the supervisor of the service.

    Service hour requirements are as follows:
    Required number of service hours: 50

    The National Honor Society prides itself in upholding and spreading the values of character, scholarship, leadership, and service. Being a part of NHS affords the student numerous, meaningful opportunities, which not only improves their school and community, but also strengthens their skills as a leader. Involvement in this prestigious organization is recognized and respected among top tier universities around the nation.


    **In order to receive an invitation to join National Honor Society students must display the following characteristics:

    Scholarship - A student must maintain an overall "A" average and be enrolled in honors level classes.
    Character - Students must have outstanding character with no disciplinary problems.
    Leadership - Students must exhibit leadership skills not only in academics, but in extracurricular activities as well.
    Service - All National Honor Society members must be willing and committed to helping our school and local community.

     

    National Honor Society is an organization for high schoolers that promotes scholarship, character, leadership, and service. In order to be a member of NHS, one must challenge their curriculum by taking at least 4 honors/DE/AP classes each year. Not only does NHS recognize academic excellence, it also values community service. National Honor Society scholars are required to complete a minimum of 12 service hours per semester in order to continue in the organization. Being a part of NHS affords members numerous, meaningful opportunities which not only improve their school and community, but also strengthen their skills as a leader. Involvement in this prestigious organization is recognized and respected among top tier universities around the nation.