National Honor Society
|Purpose:||National Honor Society (NHS) is a service-based organization created to recognize students’ outstanding accomplishments in the areas of academics, service, leadership, and character.|
|Months:||Throughout the school year|
|Practice Day(s) / Time of the Week:||We typically meet once a month before school|
|Practice Location:||MSL HS Cafeteria|
|Activities:||NHS is responsible for CHCA’s Operation Christmas Child collection, a peer tutoring program, and other service projects. Each member is expected to lead or participate in two NHS service projects and all activities sponsored by NHS, including monthly meetings.|
|Cost:||$20 induction year only|
|Anticipated # of Students:||95|
|Expected Parent Involvement:||None|
|Notes:||The guidelines of the National Honor Society constitution, under the authority of the National Council, set the standards and procedures for membership. To be eligible for membership, students must have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.6 and have completed the required minimum number of service hours based on class standing.|
|Sponsor / Contact Info:||Bonnie.Pritchard@chca-oh.org|
|Application Process and timing:||October - Qualified students notified of eligibility
October - Submit personal essay, activity and service record, and two teacher recommendations to be considered by the Faculty Council.
November - Students approved for NHS membership are inducted in a formal ceremony - family and friends are invited.
11/10/18 - Newly inducted students can Register Online