Join NHS

Below are the instructions for voting students into the National Honor Society at by the faculty at WHS. Please download the file and fill in the information on the last page. If you have any questions please contact Mr. Hunt at 745-2641.

NHS Information 2017

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Pillars of NHS

Leadership

The student who exercises leadership:

  • Is resourceful in proposing new problems, applying principles, and making suggestions
  • Demonstrates leadership in promoting school activities
  • Exercises influence on peers in upholding school ideals
  • Is able to delegate responsibilities
  • Contributes ideas that improve the civic life of the school
  • Exemplifies positive attitudes
  • Inspires positive behavior in others
  • Demonstrates academic initiative
  • Successfully holds school offices or positions of responsibility, conducting business efficiently and effectively, and without prodding, demonstrates reliability and dependability
  • Demonstrates leadership in the classroom, at work, and in school or community activities
  • Is thoroughly dependable in any responsibility accepted

Service

The student who serves:

  • Is willing to uphold scholarship and maintain a loyal school attitude
  • Participates in some outside activity
  • Volunteers dependable and well-organized assistance, is gladly available, and is willing to sacrifice to offer assistance
  • Works well with others and is willing to take on difficult or inconspicuous responsibilities
  • Cheerfully and enthusiastically renders any requested service to the school
  • Is willing to represent the class or school in inter-class and inter-scholastic competition
  • Does committee and staff work uncomplainingly
  • Shows courtesy by assisting visitors, teacher, and students.

Character

The student of character:

  • Takes criticism willingly and accepts recommendations graciously
  • Consistently exemplifies desirable qualities of behavior(cheerfulness, friendliness, poise, stability)
  • Upholds principles of morality and ethics
  • Cooperates by complying with school regulations concerning property, programs, office, halls, etc.
  • Demonstrates the highest standards of honesty and reliability
  • Shows courtesy, concern, and respect for others
  • Observes instructions and rules, punctuality, and faithfulness both inside and outside of the classroom
  • Has powers of concentration and sustained attention as shown by perseverance and application to studies
  • Manifests truthfulness in acknowledging obedience to rules, avoiding cheating in written work, and showing unwillingness to profit by the mistakes of others
  • Actively helps to rid the school of bad influences or environment.

 

Eligibility

In order to be eligible for the Warren National Honor Society chapter, students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.2 (on a 4.0 scale) and completion of at least three (3) semesters of high school

 

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