QCHS NHS MEMBERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES – 2015-2016
- Meetings: NHS members must attend the following
meetings. Absences are excusable
only if you are lawfully excused from school or for a sports game/musical
performance (but not for practice/rehearsal). Meetings will be held on Thursdays in
the QCHS Cafeteria beginning at 2:30 PM.
Most meetings will last for about 30 minutes. Dates:
11/19, 12/17, 1/21, 2/18, 3/17, 4/21, and 5/19.
- School Service: NHS members must complete 12 hours of
service to the school/community. Volunteer
opportunities will be presented throughout the year in order to meet this
- Individual Service: NHS members must complete a 12-hour “individual
service project.” By the December
meeting, you must complete a project proposal for approval by the NHS
officers. The project must be completed
by the May meeting.
- Dues Payment: The one-time dues payment for membership
is $15 (cash or check payable to "QCHS NHS”). The payment must be brought to the
- Academics &
Behavior: NHS members must maintain a 3.5 GPA,
must not commit serious disciplinary infractions, and must not have
excessive absences from school. Any
violation of the NHS Constitution and chapter bylaws, such as the academic
and behavioral concerns mentioned, will result in expulsion from the NHS.