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Yule Ball Spirit Week, Rally, and Dance

A week prior to our annual Winter Formal dance, our ASB organized a Harry Potter themed spirit week. This week was particularly inclusive and simple, as it aimed to engage the students. Monday was ‘Robe Day’, where students wore robes to mimic the iconic wizardry fashion. Tuesday was ‘Fred & George Day’, where students paired up with a twin to honor Fred and George Weasley’s relationship. Wednesday was ‘Riddikulus Day’, which was a Harry Potter take… Read More »

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Phoenix Matters

In its first year, the NJHS chapter at Imagine Cortez Park decided to make sure that each of its members and the community was shown that it mattered. Our Phoenix Matters project had the ICP NJHS chapter painting graffiti in the neighborhood, cleaning up trash covering a one mile radius of the school, collecting food for thanksgiving dinners for our community and donating time and money to non-profit organizations that feed homeless. In total the NJHS chapter at ICP volunteered over 350 hours… Read More »

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Food Drive

Support of our local food pantry is a constant service our Student Council undertakes. In November, the Student Council ran its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the 14 consecutive year. Food was collected in November for families in need with an emphasis on providing a Thanksgiving meal for them, complete with the turkey, stuffing and all the trimmings. Boxes for fifty families were filled and delivered to the Sparta Food Pantry. To kick off the Food Drive we held an all-school assembly and… Read More »

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Epic Charter Schools
Oklahoma City, OK

Operation Gratitude. Using guidance from the national Operation Gratitude website, NHS members from Epic Charter School in Oklahoma City, OK, took a day to write nearly 60 letters to military personnel serving overseas.

Milton Area School District
Milton, PA

Community Welcome Buckets. The chapter at Milton Area High School, in Milton, PA, helped welcome new residents to their community by distributing buckets with welcome gifts. The project aimed to ensure support for schools from the whole community. They were also featured in the local paper!

Benson High School
Portland, OR

Friends of Tree Planting. Chapter members from Benson High School in Portland, OR, joined with a local community group to plant trees and beautify their community.

Brookfield Central High School
Brookfield, WI

Pen Pals to the Rescue. Read about Brookfield Central High School’s pen pal program featuring NHS members in Brookfield, WI, who linked up with English language learners at local elementary schools.

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7th Anniversary of NEHS
None, April 5 - April 5

Celebrate the founding of National Elementary Honor Society with your chapter!

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Georgia NHS State Convention
Jekyll Island, GA, April 12 - April 14

The GANHS State Convention will be held Jekyll Island on April 12-14, 2015. For more information, please visit http://teacherpages.hallco.org/webpages/ganhs/.

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National Student Leadership Week
None, April 19 - April 25

Join chapters from around the nation in celebrating National Student Leadership Week (NSLW) 2015. NSLW, sponsored by the NHS national office since 1972, is an annual recognition of the important roles that student leaders play in schools and communities.

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