National Organization Standards courtesy of NTHS.org
Member Requirements: Sophomore, Junior or Senior; currently enrolled in at least your 3rd Business/Technology/DCT course and must maintain eligibility in the Society & receive honor cords during senior year; overall unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (GPA 3.5 or higher in technology courses); attend a minimum of 75% of meetings during the school year (exceptions for students in Early Admissions/Dual Enrollment are to submit a PSC schedule to the advisor & to meet the following day at 8:40) actively participate in BOTH community service projects during the school year; maintain eligibility requirements as set forth in the informational packet and FAQ's received upon application.
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month at 8:40 a.m. in room 808 unless a holiday, school closure, or strange circumstance; please check the Remind App regularly, listen/watch the daily school announcements or check this website calendar. You are expected to attend meetings. You must attend 75% of the meetings during the school year. participate in BOTH service projects, and maintain the required GPA during all semesters in order to be eligible for cords and stoles. You will become ineligible for NTHS benefits, graduation cords, stoles, and other NTHS events with no refund of dues if you do not attend. Most meetings last only for 20 minutes.
September 17 Call for membership; this is a drop-in meeting for students interested in joining NTHS
November 19 - The information will be on ITV, the NTHS bulletin board and on my classroom door.
December 17 - Exam Week - we will reconvene in January.
January 21 - We will have a light breakfast, congratulate new members and take a group picture, discuss the Spring Community Service Project & you will receive your pass for Club Picture day if yearbook has provided them for us.
January 29 or 30 - Club picture day - you must show up or email for excuse (DE students must have turned in schedule!)
February 14 - This is our Spring Community Service Project day! Mandatory!
March 17 - NO meeting - Spring Break
April 21 - Review eligibility for seniors who qualify for cords and stoles
May 19 - Stoles/Cords distributed. Stop by if you qualify.
Check your email and/or REMIND text messages regarding important dates, changes in meetings, and/or the eligibility
and distribution of cords/stoles.
*General meetings to discuss ‘community service’ projects **- ALL MUST ATTEND!
Service Hours: even though you may belong to other organizations you must complete at least 3 service hours inside NTHS each semester to remain eligible for cords for graduation; bring your service sheet from Guidance for me to sign at each service opportunity.
Please visit www.nths.org for more information on NTHS. GBHS is a Charter Chapter of the Official National NTHS
Organization with its own By-Laws and member requirements