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Stick-to-It!--NOT!

Armed with muscle power, plastic gloves, baggies, putty knives, and scrapers, our intrepid NJHS members overturned desks and tables in the eighth grade wing and scraped seven pounds of gum from the bottom of the furniture.  Gross as it was, the students had a great time laughing and exclaiming how disgusting it all was--and thoroughly enjoyed themselves that afternoon.  The building's custodians were very pleased that over 100 hours of their summer work had just been completed for… Read More »

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Beds for Kids

Members of the Carmel Christian School Chapter of National Honor Society will spend two afternoons volunteering at the Beds for Kids warehouse painting, cleaning, and sorting donations of furniture, blankets, sheets, pillows, and household items that are given to needy families within the Charlotte community.  NHS Members will also collect new pillows, sheets, and blankets to donate to the organization between December and February.   Read More »

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Food Drive

Support of our local food pantry is a constant service our Student Council undertakes. In November, the Student Council ran its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the 14 consecutive year. Food was collected in November for families in need with an emphasis on providing a Thanksgiving meal for them, complete with the turkey, stuffing and all the trimmings. Boxes for fifty families were filled and delivered to the Sparta Food Pantry. To kick off the Food Drive we held an all-school assembly and… Read More »

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Principals
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Chapters in the Spotlight

 
During National Principals Month, we asked students to create short videos telling us why they love their principal and what he or she means to them, their school and their community. We received over 70 incredible submissions. Check out the winning videos below, and be sure to view all the amazing entries on our Principals Month Youtube playlist.

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Chapters in the Spotlight

Huntsville High School
Huntsville, TX

Activities for Animals. The chapter at Huntsville High School in Huntsville, TX, partnered with a local deli to raise money for their local Humane Society. Each sale of a sandwich generated a donation to the chapter’s project. Teachers at the school could order sandwiches in support of the chapter. Members would pick up and deliver the food to the supportive faculty members. The chapter’s project generated $210 in contributions for the local animal shelter.

Arlington High School
Arlington, NE

Halloween and Hunger. Arlington High School in Arlington, NE, used Halloween this year to sponsor “Trick or Treat so Others Can Eat.” The chapter collected more than 630 cans to contribute to the local food pantry.

Hastings High School
Hastings, ME

Helping the Hungry in Hastings. The 71 NHS chapter members at Hastings High School in Hastings, ME, collected 5,268 pounds of nonperishable food along with cash contributions to support the local family services office representing nearly a 45% improvement over last year’s collections.

Upcoming
NJHS Events &
Conferences

LEAD Conference: Chicago
Chicago, IL, February 13 - February 15

LEAD conferences are designed for high school and middle level students and advisers and feature a full schedule of general sessions and workshops. CEUs are available for all participating advisers. Visit www.leadconferences.org for more information.

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National Councils of Excellence applications due
None, February 17 - February 17

Middle level and high school student councils that consistently provide quality leadership activities and service to their schools and communities can earn national recognition through NASC's National Council of Excellence program. Apply today!

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Ignite '15 (NASSP National Conference)
San Diego, CA, February 19 - February 21

The National Association of Secondary School Principals presents a professional learning experience for standards-based educators. Events include invigorating, collaborative thought leader sessions with exemplary student leaders from around the country. Learn more about Ignite '15.

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