National Jr. Honor Society at Rachel Carson

NJHS Sponsor

What is NJHS?

Established in 1929, the National Junior Honor Society is the nation’s premier recognition program for middle school students. The NJHS represents those individuals who have distinguished themselves as outstanding in their schools and community. 

NJHS is primarily an 8th grade activity. Eligible 7th grade students will receive an invitation to apply after the end of the 3rd quarter. Students cannot earn NJHS hours until AFTER they have been accepted and inducted into the organization at the end of 7th grade.

For current 8th grade members, all 10 NJHS service hours must be VERIFIED in x2VOL by no later than 2:15 pm on Friday, May 13th.

To be a member of NJHS students must:

1. Maintain a 3.5 cumulative GPA

2. Complete a minimum of 10 service hours, maximum 15, at an FCPS school for an FCPS sponsored event.

3. Uphold the qualities of SCHOLARSHIP, LEADERSHIP, CHARACTER, CITIZENSHIP and Service

Carson NJHS is sponsored by:

Ms. Joyce at @email Room B107

Sponsors and liaisons will answer questions for you and help solve any problems you may have. JUST LET US KNOW!  Liaisons will approve service hours, announce dates and meetings, and provide additional forms and information throughout the school year.

Team Liaisons

Voyagers Ms. Donlen A209
Wolves Ms. Goldstein C208
X-Treme Ms. Stevens A205
Yellow Jackets Ms. Lee B208
Dolphins Ms. Thrasher B206
Explorers Mr. Coe A216