Science National Honor Society is a prominent scientific organization that engenders a new group of young thinkers who will be the future of industry, research, and scientific exploration for America.
The Science National Honor Society is made up of volunteers who are teachers, scientists, and business people. These volunteers are dedicated to creating a new cadre of scientific young people who will help to run tomorrow's high-tech world.
The purpose of this organization shall be to encourage participation in and recognition of scientific and intellectual thought. It is to advance the students’ knowledge of classical and modern science, to communicate with the scientific community, and to aid the civic community with its comprehension of science. It is to encourage students to participate in community service and, in turn, encourage a dedication to the pursuit of scientific knowledge that benefits all mankind.
Section 1. Membership is an honor bestowed upon a student.
Section 2. A member must be in the last two years of secondary school education but exceptional sophomore students can be accepted into a chapter.
Section 3. A member must have and maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
Section 4. A member must be enrolled in a science class. A member must be enrolled in at least one honors level science class during or prior to the eleventh grade year. A member must be enrolled in at least one second year honors science class during or prior to the twelfth grade year. A member must be enrolled in at least one upper level science class during the twelfth grade year. If second year honors or upper level science courses are not offered by the school, then the student must be enrolled in a second first year honors or upper level science class.
Section 5. A member must maintain a B cumulative average (3.00/4.00) across each science course.
Section 6. A member must maintain behavior that is acceptable to the guidelines as outlined by the school’s code of conduct in the student handbook of their educational institution
Sponsor- Ms. Jennifer Daniels