National Junior Honor Society 2017-2018
Sponsor: Ms. Caldwell, Mrs. Slee, Mrs. MeadeGeneral Meeting Dates: September 28, October 24, December 5, January 23, February 27, March 20, April 24General Meeting Time & Location: 7:35 a.m. / Location TBAOfficer Meeting Dates: October 2, October 23, November 28, January 16, March 13, April 17 (Dates revised Oct 2017)Officer Meeting Time & Location: 7:35 a.m. in Ms. Caldwell's Room (Media Center - Room 1002)Applications with Completed Documentation Due:Accepted Candidates Notified:Officer Candidate Meeting:Officer Elections:Induction Ceremony: October 19, 2017, 7:00 p.m. in the GymCanned Food Drive: November 6-16, 2017Documentation of 1st Semester Community Service Hours Due: December 19, 2017Valentine's Dance: February 9, 2018, 3-5 p.m. in the Gym and Cafeteria
Documentation of 2nd Semester Community Service Hours Due:Eighth grade students eligible for membership in the CFMS chapter of the National Junior Honor Society received membership materials in the Spring of 7th grade. The (1) Student Activity Information Form, (2) Acknowledgement of Minimum Requirements for NJHS Membership, (3) Character Essay, and (4) documentation of 20 hours of community service with completed reflection are due in the front office by 3 pm on August 31, 2017. Late forms will not be accepted. Selected members will be subsequently notified on September 14, 2017.Students selected for membership who are interested in running for an Officer position may pick up an application at the meeting for officer candidates on September 19, 2017 at 7:35 a.m. in the media center. Officer applications and speeches are due to Ms. Caldwell by September 26. Officers will be elected at the first general meeting on September 28.National Junior Honor Society is a national organization sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals. Membership is an honor bestowed upon 8th grade students with outstanding scholarship, citizenship, character, leadership and service.Students who are eligible to be considered for NJHS received an application packet in the Spring of their 7th grade year. Completion of the required documentation is not a guarantee of acceptance in NJHS.