National Honor Society
Becoming a Member:
Students may be accepted into JCHS-NHS during their sophomore or junior years. Initial consideration is limited to those sophomores with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher and juniors with a cumulative GPA of 3.6 or higher who have been enrolled for at minimum one semester. Students meeting the GPA requirement will be afforded the opportunity to complete a Candidate Information Form. The NHS Faculty Council will then review all properly completed forms and select those candidates who exemplify service, leadership and character. Candidate Information Forms are sent out in late January.
Maintaining NHS Membership Status:
· Enrolled full-time.
· Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.
· Attendance of 95% or higher.
· Complete 20 hours of Service Learning per school year.
· Considered a credible citizen and in good-standing within the classroom, school and community.