How do you Become a Member of The National Honor Society?


Telicia Farmer


How to Become an NHS Member 
Many parents and students have question about becoming a member of the National Honor Society. You will need to excel, serve, lead, succeed, and have a true thirst for challenge. You can become a member through a local selection process that concludes with an induction into the CHFHS National Honor Society chapter.
Eligibility Requirements
Students in grades 10-12 who meet the requirements for membership outlined by the CHFHS Faculty Council are eligible to be invited for membership.

  • Scholarship– The CHFHS chapter requires that students have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Service- A minimum of 50 service learning hours is required. This involves voluntary contributions made by a student to the school or community, done without compensation.
  • Leadership- Student leaders are those who resourceful, good problem solvers, and ideal contributors. Leadership experiences can be drawn from school or community activities while working with or for others.
  • Character– The student of good character is cooperative, demonstrates high standards of honesty and reliability; shows courtesy, concern, and respect for others; and maintains a clean disciplinary record.

Students who meet the scholarship requirement will have an opportunity during the 3rd quarter to apply for membership detailing their accomplishments in and commitment to service, leadership, and character. 
To receive more information students can contact Mrs. Jennifer Davis, Sponsor (  and Stephanie Olebara, President (