Announcements

WELCOME back NHS members!

Here is information on NHS If you have any questions, please stop by
Mr. Neil's room #320 before or after school.

 

Once you’ve turned your NHS Application in to Mr. Neil and paid your membership dues to the Cashier then you’re good to go as a member of NHS.  Applications and Annual Dues are Due by Nov 6th.   We are currently compiling all the forms and cross checking that dues have been paid.  Once we have it all done, we’ll announce our new members at the Dec 4th NHS Meeting  The sign-up sheet to volunteer and earn an Active Service Credit is just outside my classroom  door (Room #320)  Sign up today and get involved!

 

Annual Dues: $15.00 This includes a t-shirt to be worn for all NHS community service functions.   Dues increase to $20 for all members in January.

 ASB Card: Each NHS member must purchase a Tahoma ASB card.
 
Membership is open to current Sophomores, Juniors, + Seniors 
 
Meetings: Every 1st Tuesday of the month during Power Hour B, in the PAC #3.  You must attend each meeting to remain an NHS member in good standing.  

The Next Big NHS Meeting is Tuesday Dec 4th during Power Hour B in the PAC #3. 
 
Community Service: Members are encouraged to participate in both Active community service projects throughout the year. There will be multiple opportunities to serve each month. Members will need to participate in at least 3 NHS service project each year and you must attend each Monthly NHS Meeting. 
GPA: You must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 to remain an NHS member in good standing. If your cumulative GPA falls below 3.5 please see Mr. Neil as soon as possible.
SENIORS--minimum requirements to receive an NHS Gold Cord in June:
            *Attend each monthly meeting (see Mr. Neil that week if ill or if there is a conflict with Running Start).
            *Participate in an NHS Service Project At least 3 Active Service Projects for the year.

 
We’re looking forward to a GREAT year!

NHS Tutoring Tuesdays!

Every Tuesday during Power Hour A + B, and Afterschool NHS members will have the chance to get Active Service Credit for Tutoring.

Location of NHS Tutoring Tuesdays:

Power Hour A = Maple Project Room (Main Staircase on Floor 2)

Power Hour B = Maple Project Room

Afterschool (2:10-2:40) = Maple Project Room 

4 Tables will be set up at the location:

1 Math, 1 Science, 1 History, 1 English/Foreign Language.  

Two Tutors are needed for each table, each shift.

NHS students would sign up for the tutoring shifts ahead of time outside Room 320.

To get Active Service Credit for Tutoring you must fill out the NHS Tutoring Form available on the NHS Website + Outside room 320.

Check in with the library staff and tell them you’re from NHS!

 Individual Tutoring: You can also tutor outside of school. To get credit you need to submit the completed NHS Tutoring Form to Mr. Neil.  Remember this is community service so you may not earn money for your service.  Every 2 hours counts as One Project per month. 
2018 Active Service Projects
#1 Oct Active 2018 = Make a Difference Day Oct 27th
#2 Nov Active 2018  = NW Harvest Nov 14th
#3 Dec Active 2018 = Puget Sound Goat Rescue Dec 15th
Time = 10 am -12 Noon

                                  Bring = Bring: Appropriate Rain Gear, Close Toed Shoes for Working Outside and Work Gloves

Comfortable clothes to work in and a great attitude!

More Details and the Sign Up Sheet Available at Dec 4th NHS Meeting