National Junior Honor Society
Sponsors: Mrs. Meade and Ms. Trottier
Potential NJHS candidates must complete and document 20 hours of community service during the summer before 8th grade.
General Meeting Dates: GENERAL MEETINGS ARE HELD IN THE MEDIA CENTER 7:35 AM
- September 24
- October 29
- December 17
- January 21
- February 25
- April 28
General Meeting Time & Location: 7:35 a.m. / Media Center
Officer Meeting Dates: OFFICER MEETINGS ARE HELD IN MS. MEADE’S ROOM 7:35 AM
- October 1
- October 22
- December 10
- January 14
- February 18
- March 10
- April 21
Officer Meeting Time & Location: 7:35 a.m. / Mrs. Meade’s room (409)
Applications with Completed Documentation Due: August 23, 2019
Student Activity Information Form, Character Essay, Service Hours Documentation Form, and Acknowledgement of
Minimum Requirements are due to the front office by 3:00 pm. LATE FORMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
Accepted Candidates Notified: September 9-13, 2019 Selected members will be notified
Officer Candidate Meeting: September 16, 2019, at 7:35 a.m. in Mrs. Meade’s room (409) You must attend this meeting if you are interested in being an officer.
Officer applications due on September 20, 2019 - to the front office by 3:00 pm. LATE APPLICATIONS NOT ACCEPTED.
Officer Elections: September 24, 2019, at the General Meeting
Induction Ceremony: October 16, 2019, 7:00p.m. Gym Formal attire required
Canned Food Drive: November 11-21, 2019
Documentation of 1st Semester Community Service Hours Due: December 17, 2019, at the General Meeting
Valentine’s Dance: February 12, 2019, 3-5 p.m. in the Gym and Cafeteria
Documentation of 2nd Semester Community Service Hours Due: April 28, 2019, at the General Meeting
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 3:00 p.m. on August 23, 2019. Late forms will not be accepted. Selected members will be subsequently notified between September 9-13, 2019.
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 22, 2019, at 7:35 a.m. in Mrs. Meade’s room. Officer applications and speeches are due to Mrs. Meade or Ms. Trottier by October 1st. Officers will be elected at the first general meeting on September 24, 2019.
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.
Scholarship · Service · Leadership · Character · Citizenship