What is National Junior Honors Society?
The National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding middle school students. More than just an honor roll, NJHS has served to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, citizenship, and character since 1929.
Who is responsible for NJHS?
The organization is led by a team of students, known as board members, who are elected at the end of the previous year by the members of the organization. Our advisor (a school faculty member) is a representation of the faulty and assists with events and activities.
When are meetings held?
Meetings are held in the media center twice a month after school on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month.
What qualifications will I need?
- You must be a student in either 7th or 8th grade.
- You must have a GPAa of 3.2 or higher from the previous year
- 6th graders can join NJHS in the second semester of the school year
- Must be a leader and role model in the school and community
- A $10.00 club fee used for t-shirt and program fee
- Must be able to complete a total of 20 volunteer hours
When will I know that I have been accepted?
Students’ applications will be reviewed and notified of acceptance by October 9th.
When is the deadline to turn in an application?
Applications are due no later than Friday, October 2nd to your homeroom teacher, who will in turn hand it in to Ms. Robinet. No late applications will be accepted!
NJHS Application – click here
NJHS Volunteer Hour Sheet – click here