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Candy Elections

To help Fairbanks NJHS members understand what campaigning is about, we are holding "Candy Elections".  On November 4, 2014, we held a pre-election vote to determine the favorite candy of all time among our student body.  The choices of candies were Smarties, Tootsie Roll, Gummy Bears, Laffy Taffy & Life Savers.  The results were as follows:  Smarties - 19 votes Tootsie Roll - 22 votes Gummy Bears - 76 votes Laffy Taffy - 37 votes Life Savers - 23 votes NJHS… Read More »

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20 Hours of School Beautification

During the summer, our council meets for 2 weeks from 9am-5pm. Part of these work weeks included 20 hours of school beautification. Our work included assisting the maintenance staff in cleaning bathrooms, classrooms, and the bleachers. We also painted doors and trash cans. In addition to this, we also washed tables and chairs, dried them, and stacked/stored them for the beginning of school. Not only was it great to show the staff how much we appreciate them by working with them, but we also… Read More »

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Heart Attack

The students wanted to show their appreciation for their teachers, so for Valentine's Day the Student Council cut out a thousands hearts out of construction paper. At lunch they had any student who wanted to fill out a heart for any teacher or staff member on campus for two days. They then sorted the hearts and made sure that every teacher and staff member had at least one heart filled out. After school on the day before Valentine's Day, the Student Council members taped all the hearts to the… Read More »

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Upcoming
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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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Chapters
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Chapters in the Spotlight

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.