Meeting Dates: Second Thursday of each month
Qualifications for membership, which is based on the four pillars of NHS includes:
Per GKNHS guidelines, students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 if a junior or senior. A sophomore may be considered for membership with a cumulative GPA of 4.0. Coursework for the current year must include an Advanced Placement class and/or participation in a dual-enrollment in one of the approved colleges.
This involves voluntary contributions made by a student to the school or community, done without compensation.
Student leaders are those who are resourceful, good problem solvers, and idea contributors. Leadership experiences can be drawn from school or community activities while working with or for others.
The student of good character is cooperative; demonstrates high standards of honesty and reliability; shows courtesy, concern, and respect for others; and generally maintains a clean disciplinary record.
Students who meet the scholarship requirement will have an opportunity to complete an application detailing their accomplishments in and commitment to service, leadership, and character.
Understanding the Obligations of Membership
Students who accept membership and are inducted into the chapter should be aware of the time and commitment involved with this honor. For example, there will be monthly chapter meetings as well as a semester tutoring requirement in 2017-2018. Members also must participate in chapter and individual service projects to benefit the school and community. Membership fees of $20.00 will be collected at the first monthly meeting following 2017 Induction.
Membership meetings will now be held during second lunch on the first Wednesday of the month.
The fall 2017 Induction will take place at 6:00 PM in the Black Box Theatre. Current members and new members are expected to arrive at 5:45 PM.
Our School Affiliation Number: 00019291.
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Additional Scholarship Opportunities
All NHS members also have access to NHS Scholar Dollars, a scholarship search tool powered by College Board. This tool expedites the scholarship search process, offering filtered results based on the four pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Use the tool at www.nhs.us/scholardollars.
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Grace King NHS Chapter
2017- 2018 Officers
Steven Li, President