National Honor Society

The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Character, Scholarship,Leadership, and Service. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since it began in 1921.

Gregg, Linette

NHS FACULTY ADVISORS

Ms. Gregg
lgregg@compasscharter.org

NHS Membership Selection Procedure

Membership in National Honor Society is based upon scholarship, service, leadership, and character.

Membership eligibility will be reviewed in the spring semester of each school year. Candidates eligible for membership selection must be members of the sophomore, junior, or senior class. Candidates are eligible for membership selection after three full-time semesters and must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.50. Their eligibility will then be considered on their service, leadership, and character.

A five member faculty council will then select members from the candidates who demonstrate outstanding performance in service, leadership, and character.

I pledge myself to uphold
the high purposes of the National Honor Society
to which I have been selected.
I will be true to the principles for which it stands;
I will be loyal to my school;
I will maintain and encourage
high standards of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.

National Jr. Honor Society

Membership in National Junior Honor Society is based upon scholarship, service, leadership, citizenship, and character. Membership eligibility will be reviewed in the spring semester of each school year.

Balliett, Michelle

NJHS Faculty Advisor

Ms. Balliett
mballiett@compasscharter.org

Membership Selection Procedure

Candidates eligible for membership selection will be second semester 6th grade students and members of the 7th and 8th grade. Candidates eligible for membership selection must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50. Their eligibility will then be considered on their service, leadership, citizenship, and character. A five member faculty council will then select members from the candidates who demonstrate outstanding performance in service, leadership, citizenship, and character.

I pledge to maintain high scholastic standing,
To hold as fundamental and worthy
An untarnished character,
To endeavor intelligently and courageously
To be a leader,
And to give of myself freely in service to others.
In so doing, I shall prove myself worthy
Of a place in the National Junior Honor Society.