The Hillsboro Chapter of the National Honor Society was established in October of 1962. To be a member of this national organization the following criteria has been established.
- Eligibility and Qualifications.
SCHOLARSHIP- Must maintain a G.P.A. of 3.300. This is based on semester grades. Students are eligible after completing two semesters at HHS.
SERVICE- Willingness to render any service to school, in the classroom, in the community. (Example: serving as a student librarian, working as a statistician for athletics, etc...)
LEADERSHIP- Demonstrates such in classroom discussion, in conduct, or in initiative in the classroom or in organizations. Promotes school activities. Successfully holds offices or positions of responsibility.
CHARACTER- Meets pledge and responsibility of school promptly. Cooperates with school regulations. Demonstrates concern for others. Sets good example of conduct in school. Displays courtesy towards administration, faculty, and fellow students. Displays respect for school and cooperates in maintaining order in halls, cafeteria, study hall, library, and gymnasium.
- Evaluation of each eligible student is based on the following procedure.
A. Each member of the faculty is asked to evaluate each student using the following format. Rate each candidate for service leadership and character:
+ for any quality means that you think the candidate is lacking and that you can support your decision with an example.
- fro any quality means that you think the candidate is lacking and that you can support your decision with an example:
0 means that you have no basis for making a decision.
0 will not count against anyone, but a (-) will count against the student.
To be selected, a candidate must have a minimum of three +'s for each category. If the student receives a - , the student must receive an additional + to offset it.
- The Scholastics Excellence Committee evaluates each of the candidates totals and selection. Notification is then passed on to the NHS Advisor.
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