NHS Scholarships for the Class of 2020
    Leadership Scholarship--$300.00
    • Write an essay (typed 300-500 words)
               Topic:  Why Student Leadership is Important for Today's World
    • Also submit a resume with all leadership positions help during your high school career
    Service Scholarship--$300.00
    • Write an essay (typed 300-500 words)
      Topic:  Why community service is important for today's world
    • Also submit a resume with all community service including number of hours for each (student must have at least 30 hours to be eligible)
    Please submit materials by email to Mrs. Edwards at cedwards@saralandboe.org by May 1st.  No late submissions will be accepted.


    point down

    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 2nd semester:  January 15, February 19, March 18, April 15, May 13 (Juniors only--elections for next year's officers)

    • NHS Scholarship applications are due Tuesday, April 28.
    • SENIORS Hours Forms due by Friday, May 1.
    • Juniors Hours Forms due by Friday, May 8.

    Service Hours:

    • Seniors: All service hours must be complete and forms turned in by the due date! 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 the due date! 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 

    President-Lauren Day


    Vice-President-Lauren McIlwain


    Secretary-Jadan Sutterfield


    Treasurer-Courtney Cooner


    Historian-Samuel Parson


     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.