National English Honor Society

The purpose of this honor society is to confer distinction upon secondary school students for high achievement in English coursework, to provide cultural stimulation in secondary school environments, to encourage interest in the English language arts, to promote exemplary character and good fellowship among its members, and to serve society by fostering literacy.

Meetings: Once per semester.

Qualifications: Juniors and seniors who have completed at least three semesters in English with an 84+ average and be presently enrolled in at least one Honors/AP English course while maintaining a 90+ average in Honors or 84+ average in AP English.

Expectations: Participate in the yearly philanthropic project.

Enrollment Deadline: Invitations are issued during the third quarter, followed by an induction ceremony.

Leadership Opportunities: President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary. Executive board members must be seniors and except for the Treasurer, they are elected by NEHS member and English Department faculty members.

Contact Sponsor: P. DiGeorgio