• CABRILLO HIGH SCHOOL

    CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

     

    ARTICLE I-SELECTION OF MEMBERS

     

    SECTION I- The candidate must be a member of the sophomore, junior, or senior class

    and have attended Cabrillo for at least one semester. The candidate must have a

    cumulative scholastic average of at least 3.5 in all subjects of 1 credit or more,

    beginning in the 9th grade. The actual selection of members is made by a majority vote of a faculty council. It consists of 5 teachers and the adviser(s).

    SECTION II- Once members, the students must maintain a grade average of 3.5 and

    maintain the high standards of leadership, service, and character that were used for the

    basis of selection. A student that falls below the 3.5 average will be placed on

    probation for one semester. Failure to achieve the requirement of 3.5 will lead to

    dismissal. The student may not be reelected at a later time.

    ARTICLE II-DUES

     

    SECTION I

    ARTICLE III-MEETINGS

     

    SECTION I-Meetings will be held as needed at least once each 6 weeks. Members are required to attend at least 80%of the meetings. The elected officers direct the business affairs of the chapter. may meet as frequently as deemed necessary.

    ARTICLE IV-OFFICER DUTIES

     

    SECTION I-The elected officers of the chapter shall be president, vice president,

    secretary, treasurer. Officers will be elected by ballot at the last meeting of the school term. Present juniors and new members may vote.  A candidate receiving a majority of the votes will be elected.  Each elected officer is in charge of organizing one service project for the members, in addition;

     

    President- Ultimately in charge of all activities and meeting.

    Vice-President-  Assist President in carrying out duties. Will organize the induction ceremony,

    Secretary- In charge of all record keeping and attendance.

    Treasurer- In charge of ordering graduation stoles.

     

     

    ARTICLE V-ACTIVITIES

     

    SECTION I-The chapter must do 5 service projects with all members actively involved.  Member must participate in at least 3.  .

    SECTION II-Two seniors will be selected by the adviser to apply for the NHS scholarship.

    SECTION III- All members should actively promote the highest standards of scholarship, leadership, service, and character.