The National Honor Society (NHS) celebrates students' commitment to the values of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. These four pillars have been associated with membership in the organization since its inception at JCHS in 2011.
The JCHS NHS Chapter encourages all students in grades 10-12 who want to achieve excellence in the areas of scholarship, character, leadership, and service to apply for membership.
- 3.7 cumulative weighted GPA is required (validated each year)
- 20 hours of community service per year on a volunteer basis for a non-profit organization.
- Payment of dues.
- Attend monthly meetings.
- Eligiblity for NHS scholarships
- NHS pin
- NHS Graduation Cord
What do entertainer Taylor Swift, former first lady Michelle Obama, and baseball legend Cal Ripken Jr., have in common? They were all members of the National Honor Society. What about you?