SCHS NHS Announcements
Meet the Officers:
Britney Tran: Treasurer
Cristian Worley - Parliamentarian
On Saturday, October 26th, NHS in correlation with JROTC, StuCo and other student organizations, hosted our annual Boo Bash; a safe, fun trunk or treat style event where kids can play games, walk through a haunted house, make halloween crafts and get candy! Here are some photos from the NHS room:
National Honor Society Overview
The National Honor Society, or NHS, is a nationwide organization in the United States and consists of many chapters in high schools. Selection is based on four criteria: scholarship, leadership, service, and character. The NHS requires some sort of service to the community, school, or other organizations. The projects help students meet the required service hour total monthly. The National Honor Society was founded in 1921 by the National Association of Secondary School Principals. The Alpha chapter of NHS was founded at Fifth Avenue High School by Principal Edward S. Rynearson in Pittsburgh, Penn.
National Honor Society groups are commonly active in community service activities both in the community and at the school. Many chapters maintain a requirement for participation in such service activities. In addition, NHS chapters typically elect officers, who, under the supervision of the chapter adviser, coordinate and manage the chapter as a student organization.