Documents and Information

  • Documents:

                NJHS Selection Application Packet

                NJHS Officer Application

  • General Information:
    • Mandatory meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month from 2:45-3:30 in the Cafeteria

  • Process
    • Members are selected by a Faculty Council on the basis of four qualifications: scholarship, leadership, character, and service.  Membership is not automatically conveyed simply because a student has achieved a specified level of academic performance.  

  • Requirements:
    • Attend mandatory monthly meetings.
    • Perform 4 hours of community service per month.
      • May be cumulative
      • Must be approved community service activities
      • Students who do not complete four hours per month will be on probation.
      • Students have one month to complete any past due community service hours as well as complete hours due for the current month.
    • NJHS members must actively seek out and engage in leadership opportunities.
    • Students must maintain a 94 average while on NJHS. If a student falls below a 94, he/she will be on academic probation for one quarter at which time the student will become an active member in good standing or be removed from NJHS if the 94 average is not met.
    • No more than 5 unexcused absences per quarter (see handbook)
      • 3 tardies = 1 absence