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.

Falcon High School - NHS Meeting Schedule

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    Sponsors will be updated students on dates/times/format for meetings due to COVID 19 guidelines. 

     

     


     

FHS NHS Application Process

Falcon High School - NHS Sponsors

  • Catherine Wasson

    cwasson@d49.org

    719-495-2098 

    Kayleen Pearce

    kcpearce@d49.org

    719-495-1149 x 2093


     

Falcon High School - NHS Officers

  • 2019-2020 Officers

     
    President: Michael (Auggie) Bemis
    Vice President: Anna Williams
    Secretary: Serra Werner
    Treasurer: Emily Welch