Membership in NJHS at Los Coyotes Middle School requires that 7th and 8thgrade students must achieve a grade point average of 3.0 in each of the 2 Semesters during the previous year as well as O and S marks in Citizenship. In addition, they may not have more than 2 discipline log entries for the previous school year. These requirements must be maintained during the current year as well. Members will complete a minimum of 20 hours of approved community service. Specific requirements and awards will be discussed with members upon acceptance.
NJHS members must also meet additional qualification criteria in these 5 areas....
Character: Shows courtesy and respect, embracing moral and ethical principles.
Scholarship: Displays academic excellence in rigorous coursework and meets the academic requirements.
Leadership: Proposes solutions to ever changing problems; decision making; demonstrating a positive attitude.
Service: Participation in out-of-school activities, doing volunteer work and helping others.
Citizenship: Understands the importance of civic involvement. Demonstrates mature participation and responsibility in and out of school.