The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is an organization that recognizes students who demonstrate excellence in and meet the qualifications of the five pillars described below.
Scholarship: Candidates must achieve and maintain honor roll status during the current school year.
Service: Candidates must volunteer at least eight (8) hours during the school year to qualify for NJHS
Leadership: Candidates must demonstrate participation and leadership in school and outside activities.
Character: Candidates must demonstrate respect, responsibilty, trustworthiness, and can accumulate no demerits (suspensions).
Citizenship: Canidates must understand that he/she needs to be involved in out of school and in-school activities (such as community organizations, school clubs, scouting, and sports teams).