CABRILLO HIGH SCHOOL

CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

 

ARTICLE I-SELECTION OF MEMBERS

 

SECTION I- The candidate must be a member of the sophomore, junior, or senior class

and have attended Cabrillo for at least one semester. The candidate must have a

cumulative scholastic average of at least 3.5 in all subjects of 1 credit or more,

beginning in the 9th grade. The actual selection of members is made by a majority vote of a faculty council. It consists of 5 teachers and the adviser(s).

SECTION II- Once members, the students must maintain a grade average of 3.5 and

maintain the high standards of leadership, service, and character that were used for the

basis of selection. A student that falls below the 3.5 average will be placed on

probation for one semester. Failure to achieve the requirement of 3.5 will lead to

dismissal. The student may not be reelected at a later time.

ARTICLE II-DUES

 

SECTION I- Ten dollar dues will be charged to members if needed

ARTICLE III-MEETINGS

 

SECTION I-Meetings will be held as needed at least once each 6 weeks. Members are required to attend at least 80%of the meetings. The elected officers direct the business affairs of the chapter. may meet as frequently as deemed necessary.

ARTICLE IV-OFFICER DUTIES

 

SECTION I-The elected officers of the chapter shall be president, vice president,

secretary, treasurer. Officers will be elected by ballot at the last meeting of the school term. Present juniors and new members may vote.  A candidate receiving a majority of the votes will be elected.  Each elected officer is in charge of organizing one service project for the members, in addition;

 

President- Ultimately in charge of all activities and meeting.

Vice-President-  Assist President in carrying out duties. Will organize the induction ceremony,

Secretary- In charge of all record keeping and attendance.

Treasurer- In charge of collection of dues.  Ordering graduation stoles.

 

 

ARTICLE V-ACTIVITIES

 

SECTION I-The chapter must do 5 service projects with all members actively involved.  Member must participate in at least 3.  .

SECTION II-Two seniors will be selected by the adviser to apply for the NHS scholarship.

SECTION III- All members should actively promote the highest standards of scholarship, leadership, service, and character.

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