NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY NEWS
Below is the link for hours, meeting attendance, dues, t shirt sizes recorded, etc.
Meetings-NHS meetings are the 3rd Wednesday (immediately after school in the cafeteria) with make up meetings being on the 3rd Thursday (7:10am in Room 125) of the month unless otherwise noted. Members are allowed to miss (2) two meetings per year. Meeting Dates for First Semester: September 18th, October 9th (out of school on 3rd Wednesday of this month, November 20th, and December 18th.
Seniors: All service hours must be complete and forms turned in by December 17th for first semester and May 1st for second semester! If you have not completed your service hours then you will not be able to purchase a cord. Please listen for announcements as to when cords will be sold.
Juniors: All service hours must be complete and forms turned in by December 17th for first semester and May 15th for second semester ! If you do not complete the required service hours for the year you will dismissed from the organization.
Service Hours: ALL members are required to complete 10 service hours this semester. Please make sure you turn in your service hour forms to Mrs. Edwards room 125. Reminder: Only (4) outside service hours can be accepted each semester.
Service Hour Forms-All members must fill out a service hour form in order to receive credit. If you do not submit a form you will not receive credit. Service hour forms are located in Mrs. Edwards' room (125) and also under "files" on this page. Members must turn in completed forms to Mrs. Edwards in the basket located in her classroom, but only between classes or before/after school.
NHS National Website-Please check out the NHS website for great information about college admissions, financial planning, etc. https://www.nhs.us/students
2019-2020 NHS Officers
The National Honor Society (NHS) recognizes high school students for their outstanding performance in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. To be eligible for membership in the Saraland High School NHS, the candidate must be a junior, or senior at the school. Each candidate must have attended Saraland High School at least one semester and have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.50. Candidates are then evaluated on the basis of service, leadership, and character by faculty council as an additional requirement for membership. Once inducted, all members are required to maintain their high academic performance and to give at least 15-20 hours of service to others in their community and school.