Topic outline

  • General

                                                   Northport Middle School
                                                National Junior Honor Society

                                                                                 

    • Topic 1

      Students may apply for membership into the NMS Chapter of National Junior Honor Society in February.

      Please see Mrs. Gavin (B26) or Ms. Maki (G52) if you have any questions.

    • Topic 2

      Membership Information

      Any student that maintains a 90 average for 6 consective quarters is encouraged to apply for membership to the Northport Middle School National Junior Honor Society. (this may take place after the second quarter of either 7th or 8th grade)

      Along with our grade requirement, students are also required to complete 10 school credits  and 10 community service hours. Evidence of the completion of these credits must be attached to the application. For the application process, students may record hours accumulated during 6th and 7th grade or during 7th and 8th grade.  

      In addition to completing an application, each applicant is asked to write a one page essay discussing their personal definition of community service as well as their experience completing community service.

      Once inducted into the Northport Middle School National Junior Honor Society, students are expected to maintain their 90 average each quarter, complete a group community service project and complete 10 school service credits and 10 community service hours. 

      As a member in good standing, students will be expected to attend monthly meetings, participate in fundraising activities, and demonstrate the 5 qualities of a National Junior Honor Society member:  scholarship, citizenship, leadership, service, and character.

      • Topic 3

        Reminder to all current members, you will need to provide evidence of 10 school service credits and 10 community service credits by Friday,June 2, 2017
        If you need to earn credits see Ms. Maki (room G52) or Mrs. Gavin (room B26)

      • Topic 4

        All Honor Society Meetings are Mandatory

        All meetings will be scheduled for the first Friday of each month, during your lunch period.

        Listen to the announcements which will begin a week before the meeting and plan accordingly.