Becoming a Member

Eager to become an NJHS member? We don't blame you! Below, you'll find the information you need to set you on the right track for joining this prestigious community.
 
Sixth and Seventh graders with a qualifying GPA (90% cumulative for the first semester) will receive an invitation to join the National Junior Honor Society in the month of February.
 
Students must then fill out a Student Activity Information packet which includes:
* 12 hours of community service signed by a supervisor and completed that school year
*  leadership positions held
* student activities such as band, student council, etc.
* other community activities such as religious groups, Boy or Girl Scouts, etc.
* Awards and recognitions
* 3 essay questions on the pillars of NJHS
* 3 teacher recommendation forms 
 
All information must be turned into the Chapter Advisor, Mrs. Jordan, in room C133 no later than Friday, March 8th.  (NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE)
 
The selection of each member to the chapter shall be by a majority vote of the Faculty Council. Prior to notification of any candidates, the chapter advisor shall review with the principal the results of the Faculty Council’s deliberations.

Attached below, you will find the following:
  • The Student Activity Information Packet
  • A checklist for the Student Activity Information Form
  • A link to a video that will help guide you in filling out the Student Activity packet
  • list of important dates - The NJHS Induction Ceremony will take place on Monday, April 29th, in the auditorium at O'Connor High School.
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