SNHS

SNHS
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Science National Honor Society

 

Becoming a Member

 

Student Qualifications for Nomination to the SNHS

Membership for a student in the SNHS is conferred during the last two years of secondary school education. A student must have and maintain a 3.0 grade point average (4.0 scale) to be a member. In addition, the following qualifications must be met and maintained:

  • A member must be enrolled in at least one honors or upper level science class during or prior to the eleventh grade year.  
  • A member must be enrolled in at least one second year honors or upper level science class during or prior to the twelfth grade year.  
  • If second year honors or upper level science courses are not offered by the school, then the student must be enrolled in a second first year honors or upper level science class during or prior to the twelfth grade year.
  • A member must maintain a B+ average (3.5 on a 4.0 scale) across all science courses.

Further requirements are described in the SNHS Constitution and Bylaws. Additional requirements can be imposed by the chapter in each school.