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National English Honor Society

NEXT MEETING: To Be Announced

National English Honor Society: Veritas Chapter All applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Candidate must be a junior or senior at time of application • Candidate must have a minimum overall average of 90% in all English classes and a minimum of 80% in all other classes
  • Candidate must demonstrate good character in the academic and school community
  • Candidate must obtain letters of recommendation from two teachers (one English teacher and one teacher of the candidate’s choice) Application Procedure
  • English Honor society applications will be available from the English Honor Society moderator on September 12, 2017.
  • Fully completed applications can be submitted to the moderator by October 12, 2017.
Applications not fully completed or submitted by October 12, 2017 will not be considered for membership.

Requirements Once Inducted
  • Members must attend monthly meetings.
  • Members must have documentation of participation in twelve hours of any of the following activities:
    • Newspaper
    • Yearbook
    • Creative
    • Writing Club
    • Peer tutoring
    • Writing Center

If these requirements are not met, students will be put on probation during which they will have one month to rectify their deficiencies. In the case that these requirements are not met during the probation period, students will be dismissed from the honor society. In addition, students must continue to illustrate good character in the academic, athletic, and school community. Any student who fails to meet this requirement will be placed on probation or dismissed. Activity Form Attached. It is the final part of the application process.