National Honors SocietyNation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, National Honors Society serves to recognize those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character.
LeadershipLeaders take the initiative to aid others in a wholesome manner throughout their
daily activities. Leaders sacrifice their personal interests in order to yield to the needs of others.
Leaders need wisdom and self-confidence to affect change in all aspects of their lives.
CharacterCharacter is what distinguishes one individual from another. It is the product of
constant striving to make the right choices day after day. Students with good character
demonstrate respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness, caring, and citizenship in all of
ServiceThe willingness to work for
the benefit of those in need without compensation or recognition of any kind is a quality that is
essential in NHS members. As a service club, the National Honor Society is highly concerned
with giving its all to the community at large.
Scholarshipcharacterized by a commitment to learning. A student is willing to
spend the necessary time to cultivate his/ her mind in the quest for knowledge. This pillar can
only be achieved through diligence and effort. Scholarship means always doing the best work
possible, regardless of impending reward.