• National Honor Society
      NHS
     

    The Alexander Hamilton High School National Honor Society Chapter is composed of students, grades 9-12, who demonstrate scholarship, leadership, service, and character. The Society is the main face of community service in the school and Village of Elmsford--often called upon to help with projects and events.

    Requirements for Induction:
    • A cumulative yearly average of 85 or above in all four core courses from Marking Periods 1, 2, and 3.

    Required Courses:

    • Minimum math classes: Algebra 1, Geometry and Alg II
    • Two years of a foreign language
    • One additional Elective PE, The Arts or Computers
    • Plus, take the advanced course that is offered in that area of study in your school at that grade level.

    Requirements to Maintain Membership:

    • A cumulative yearly average of 85 or above in all four core courses from Marking Periods 1, 2, and 3.
    • 30 hours of community service must be fulfilled the following year, using these guidelines:
      • A member will earn service hours if opportunities are listed in Google classroom or on their own.
      • A member must record all their hours in Google form in the NHS Google classroom.
      • The maximum number of hours a member can use for a single event is 15 hours.
      • Hours must be submitted via Google Form even if they are "unverified" or "unconfirmed," and must all be submitted by the announced deadline each year.

    The Alexander Hamilton High School National Honor Society Chapter is composed of students who know the meaning of scholarship, leadership, service and character. The Society is the main face of community service in the school and community--often called upon to help with projects and events. The National Honor Society meets throughout the year.