For 8th Grade Students – No Fee
The purposes of the NJHS are to create enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render services, to promote leadership, to develop character, and to encourage citizenship in students of South Middle School. Membership is an honor bestowed upon a student. Selection for membership is by a majority vote of the faculty council and is based on outstanding scholarship, character, leadership, service and citizenship. To be eligible for membership the candidate must be enrolled as a member of the South 8th grade class. Candidates must have been in attendance at South for one semester. Candidates must have a cumulative scholastic average of at least a 3.75 (on a 4.0 scale) or the equivalent standard of excellence. Students who qualify academically and wish to be considered for NJHS must complete an information sheet and provide two completed recommendation forms.These forms can be downloaded below, and are due by Tuesday, February 11. No exceptions. See Ms. Fulkerson, the SMS NJHS Chapter Advisor, for further information.
SMS National Junior Honor Society Student Information Form
SMS National Junior Honor Society Recommendation Form