Aledo Middle School
National Junior Honor Society
Criteria and Procedures for Selection 2020-2021
Selection for membership in the Aledo Middle School Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society occurs in September of a student’s eighth grade year. Only those students who meet all criteria for membership outlined below, submit a completed application, and are selected by the Faculty Council will be inducted into the AMS Chapter of NJHS.
Scholarship requires the following minimum standard grades based on the student’s seventh grade report card and the average grade for the first three grading periods.
Ø The 7th grade average of the first three grading periods in all individual on-level core classes shall be a minimum of 92.
Ø The 7th grade average of the first three grading periods in all individual Pre-AP core classes shall be a minimum of 90.
Character requires no record of expulsion, off-campus suspension, or DAEP during the current or previous two full semesters. Applications should have no “U” in Conduct within the previous two semesters.
Service encourages candidates to be active in at least one service organization, project, or activity in his or her school or community during the current year and/or previous two years. Service is defined as work performed for the good of the school or community when there is no visible compensation to you. Willingness to serve is an important attribute of NJHS members.
Leadership involves that the candidate be active in at least one recognized club, organization, or UIL activity in the school or community that stresses such attributes as leadership, responsibility, initiative, teamwork, and dependability.
For an applicaion please click on the link below.