The purpose of this honor society is to encourage participation in and recognition of scientific and intellectual thought. It is to advance the students’ knowledge of classical and modern science, to communicate with the scientific community and to encourage students to participate in community service.
Meetings: 4 times per year. The chapter supports two projects per year – the “Northeast Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair” and “STEAM Day at BK." Members must complete 4 community service hours in support of the chapter projects or approved science tutoring.
Qualifications: Juniors and seniors currently enrolled in an honors science course with a 90+ average or in an AP science course with an 85+ average. Juniors and seniors with a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA and a minimum of 90 or higher in all previously taken college prep or honors science courses or juniors and seniors with a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA and a minimum of 85 or higher in previously taken AP science courses.
Enrollment Deadline: Invitations are issued during the third quarter followed by an induction ceremony.
Leadership Opportunities: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and Public Relations Officer.