National Junior Honor Society
The National Junior Honor Society is the leader among organizations and societies that promote appropriate recognition for students who reflect outstanding accomplishments in the areas of scholarship, character, leadership, citizenship and service. Thousands of schools are chartered and their chapters are following the constitution.
NJHS membership is often regarded as a valid indicator that the student will succeed in life and particularly in studies. The NJHS member has already exhibited academic achievement, leadership, honorable and admirable character, citizenship and service that demonstrates the member is willing to use his or her talents and skills for the improvement of society.
Selection of Members:
1. Membership in this chapter is an honor bestowed upon deserving students by the faculty, and shall be based on the criteria of scholarship, service, leadership, citizenship, and character.
2. Candidates eligible for selection to membership in this chapter must be in the second trimester of sixth grade, seventh grade or eighth grade and must have been in attendance for a period of one trimester at St. Walter School.
3. Candidates eligible for selection to the chapter shall have a minimum GPA of "B".
4. Upon meeting the grade level, atttendace, and GPA standard requirements, candidates then shall be considered based on their service, leadership, citizenship, and character.