Friday, September 17 Application Deadline (Applications must be turned into Mrs. Calderwood by 3:30 p.m.)
Monday, September 20-Thursday, September 24 Committee reviews and chooses candidates.
Friday, September 24 - Candidates informed of committees choices.
Monday, September 27 - Letter and invitation sent home concerning the NHS induction ceremony.
Thursday, October 28 - Induction ceremony at Sterling College, 7:00 p.m.
NEW MEMBER REQUIREMENTS
If you are a junior or senior who has been enrolled in Sterling High School for at least 2 semesters, you are eligible to be a member of the Sterling High School Chapter of the National Honor Society. Here are the additional qualifications you must have:
You must have a 3.5 or higher GPA
You must have completed a minimum of 10 hours of community service during your high school years.
You must possess positive leadership qualities.
You must have positive character traits.
You must fill out an application form, found on the link above. The application is due to Mrs. Calderwood by 3:30 p.m. Friday, September 17.
To understand what NHS sees as good character and positive leadership, check the links in the NHS Handbook above.
NHS SERVICE PROJECTS!! Below is a list of past service projects worked on by our SHS National Honor Society Members.
Improvements at the Beach Volleyball Courts.
Inventory items for the School District.
Organize the vocal music library at SHS.
Soup Supper fundraiser for SHASTA.
Work with the Prairie Arts Show.
Assist with the Grade School Christmas Program.
"Night of Sign Language" fundraiser
Organize a "Heart Walk" fundraiser.
Parents Night Out babysitting.
Teaching American Sign Language classes.
Work at the Grade School library.
Make door decorations for the Sterling Presbyterian Manor.
Coach a Grade School girls' basketball team.
Assist with the AWANA program.
Organize a recycling campaign at SHS.
Math tutoring for the after-school program.