national honor societies

National Honor Society

Sponsor:Rebecca Bingham
The National Honor Society (NHS) is an academic club. Membership is by invitation only. The purpose of the NHS is to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render service, to promote worthy leadership, and to encourage the development of character in all students of Northview High School. Juniors and Seniors who have a cumulative average of 92 on a scale of 100 at the conclusion of Fall Semester will be invited to submit a portfolio illustrating excellence in academics, leadership, service, and character for use in the selection process. Once a student is inducted, he/she must maintain the high standards by which he/she was selected. Members must attend meetings and fulfill service commitments.

Requirement for membership: 92 or higher cumulative average and invitation to join
Dues: $35
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National Art Honor Society

Sponsor:Rachel McLeroy
The National Art Honor Society is an art achievement club, membership is by invitation. Candidates must have been in attendance for at least one semester in art at Northview High School with an art scholarship average of an A, and receive a recommendation from the art faculty based on the candidate's art scholarship, service, and character. The clu is a service oriented club with members helping in the school and community on various art projects and programs.

Club meetings vary month to month
Due: $10.00

National Chinese Honor Society

Sponsor:Lily Zou
The National Chinese Honor Society recognizes those accomplished high school students who study Chinese as the second language. The National Chinese Honor Society is not only a scholastic organization but also promotes and recognizes those with good citizenship, leadership quality, and community service among qualified students. The society's goal is to encourage its members to become life-long knowledge seekers to reach a better understanding to the Chinese language and culture, to be able to play the active role as the builders of the twenty-first century. Dues:$10

National English Honor Society

Sponsor:Casey Christenson
Invitation Only to AP Lit students NEHS recognizes excellence in language arts. Our goals include 20 service hours per member related specifically to literacy.

No set meeting dates
Dues: $30

National French Honor Society

Sponsor: Catherin Francisse
The Societe Honoraire de Francais (SHF) aims to stimulate interest in the study of French, to promote high standards of achievement, to create enthusiasm for and an understanding of francophone cultures, to promote and perpetuate international friendship, and to reward efforts toward furthering solidarity in the French speaking world. Duties associated with the society include promotion and support of charities affecting the francophone world. Dues: $15.

National German Honor Society

Sponsor: Dorothy Kemptner
The National German Honor Society, Delta Epsilon Phi, Georgia Beta Nu, is one of the only German Honor Societies in Ga. The purpose of the National German Honor Society is to recognize high school scholastic achievement in the study of German, and to promote interest in the study of the German language, literature, and culture. The organization is a national educational honorary society of the study of high school German and is sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG). Students must have a 3.0 overall, over 3 semesters of high school German, and a 3.6 in their German grades. In addition, they must attend 3 meetings per semester and complete 30 community service hours, 20 of which must be for Northview High School. Dues: $10.

National Latin Honor Society

Sponsor: Neal David

National Science Honor Society

Sponsor: Jill Tucker

National Spanish Honor Society

Sponsor: Patricia Rodriguez
The Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica (SHH) is an honor society for high school students enrolled in Spanish and/or Portuguese, sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese(AATSP).The purpose of the society is to recognize high achievement of high school students in the Spanish and Portuguese languages and to promote a continuing interest in Hispanic and Portuguese studies.Community service is mandatory. Dues are $8.00