• The National Honor Society is a student organization that...

    • It is composed of juniors and seniors of high character and scholarship who desire to better their community.
    • Promotes and provides opportunities for community service and school leadership.

     

    Benefits of being a member of the National Honor Society:

    • It is an outlet for creative volunteer work.
    • It provides an organized way for students to give back to the community.
    • NHS is a group that is nationally-recognized; colleges and universities value NHS members for their demonstration of academic and extracurricular excellence.

     

    Requirements per year:

    • Annual dues of $20
    • 20 volunteer hours (minimum), including 5 tutoring hours - record of hours with non-family adult signature(s) confirmation completed in part by late January and in full by early May
    • 10-hours of participation in various chapter-wide projects
    • Attendance at biweekly chapter meetings

     

    Applying:

    • The application window spans the first and second weeks of school in September
    • Applications are reviewed and new members selected by a panel of anonymous faculty members
    • Minimum requirements for application:
      • junior or senior status
      • completion of at least one semester at CHS
      • 3.5 cumulative GPA
      • successful completion of at least 2 Honors/AP courses if applying as a junior
      • successful completion of at least 3 Honors/AP courses if applying as a senior
      • demonstrated dedication to leadership, scholarship, character, and community service

    (Please note: meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee selection)

  • Adviser:

    Brianna White

    bcwhite@cdaschools.org

     

    Co-Adviser:

    Erika Lewis

    elewis@cdaschools.org