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NJHS 2020-2021

NJHS  Community Service Info

 

3 Total Hours of Community Service Due by June 1st. Turn in to the Student Window at the office. Make sure your name and grade level is on it.

 

Link to Community Service Form: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bTdhArmSysUx6-KLxaB-fXz-ar8XBTyYfyCPBZVBpsY/edit?usp=sharing

 

NJHS community service hours may overlap with 8th grade's and AVID community service hours. You are encouraged to do more hours but don't need to do so.

 

Please make sure that your are safe when you do community service (parent permission, social distancing, masks, sanitary, etc).

 

A supervising adult may sign off on the hours (office staff, parent, neighbor, scout leader, etc).

 

You may obtain and print the Community Service Log from stacey.wsdk8.us. If you do not have access to a printer, then come by the office and pick one up.

 

We will offer monthly community service opportunities. Check your Jupiter messages and “Recent News” at   stacey.wsdk8.us. ey.wsdk8.us.

 

 

 

NJHS Application Due Friday, February 5th by 4:00pm (CLOSED)

 

Link to Application: https://forms.gle/GJs2TVedUeRGMuyE6   (CLOSED)

 

Link to Informational Meeting Slide Presentation for your reference: https://drive.google.com/file/d/10bIUfIxHx1fVviAg7e2Pk3Yie0UPGx5A/view?usp=sharing

 

Online Student Membership

Students have the option of creating a student membership account with a parent/guardian. This is optional. If you want to create a student account then you can create one at https://www.njhs.us/studentaccount/. Our School Affiliation ID is 00027229. After you create an online student account, an NJHS advisor must “verify” your account for it to be activated. This may take a couple days. Send Ms. Baird a message letting her know that you need your account verified. Once again, creating an online account is optional.  The only reason for creating an online student account is if you are interested in receiving information about additional NJHS programs and activities. There is a scholarship opportunity available now thru March 16th. You must have a verified student account to apply for the scholarship. 

 

What is NJHS?

The National Junior Honor Society is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding students. More than just an honor roll, NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1929. Because of NJHS’s honorable reputation, student members are encouraged to use NJHS membership on resumes and college and job applications.   

Requirements for Membership:

  • Earn a minimum of 3.5 GPA on report cards
  • No N's or U's in Citizenship or Work Habits on report cards
  • Must attend Informational Meeting and End of Year Meeting
  • Must complete at least 3 hours of community service by June 1st
  • Be a Model Student (Respectful, Responsible, Kind, etc.)
  • Parent completes the registration process for student
 

Application Process:

  1. Attend the Informational Meeting on Monday, February 1st at 10:00am
  2. Complete the Google form Application by Friday, February 5th.
  3. Meet ALL the Requirements for Membership 
 

8th Grade Medallions:

8th graders who maintain membership & its requirements (including 3rd trimester) are eligible for the NJHS medallion at promotion.  

 

Contact Mrs. Baird if you have any questions. [email protected]

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