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NATIONAL JUNIOR HONOR SOCIETY

Being a member of National Junior Honor Society is a reward for work well-done.  It is certainly an honor worth striving for, and it is not too late to work toward the requirements necessary to be a member.  To be eligible for induction, candidates must display the qualities of leadership, scholarship, character, citizenship and service. 

 Scholarship:
 A person who demonstrates academic excellence will have:

  • A cumulative academic grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
  •     Character: A person who exhibits good character will:
  • Consistently demonstrate such personality traits as cheerfulness, friendliness, kindness, and stability.
  • Be honest and reliable.
  • Show positive behavior and comply with school regulations.
    (no detentions or suspensions during eighth grade)
  • Possess power of concentration and sustained attention as shown by Perseverance and application to studies.
  • Show courtesy, concern, and respect for others.
  • Actively help to rid the school of bad influences or poor environment.
    Leadership: A person who is a good leader will:
  • Participate in class and school activities.
  • Be responsible in any position which he/she holds.
  • Be able to follow as well as lead.
  • Inspire positive behavior in others.
  • Demonstrate academic initiative. 
    Citizenship: A person who is a good citizen will:
  • Meet his/her responsibilities to teachers and school.
  • Show respect and pride for learning, education, and Timber Springs Middle School. 
    Service: A person who demonstrates good service will:
  • Render service to his/her school by volunteering 25 hours of community service.
  • Serve in any worthwhile class activities.
  • Work well with others.
  • Participate in school initiatives.
NJHS meets the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. in room        . A $25 membership fee should be paid by check or through school pay by October 31st. Sixth graders will be eligible to apply in March 2019 and will selected based upon their applications. For more information please contact Anila Khan,           , anila.khan@ocps.net.