• 2016-17 Membership Information


    Application Deadline:  Thursday, September 22

    Membership Requirements:

    • Attendance at the school the equivalent of one semester prior to being considered. (If special circumstances merit, the Faculty Advisory Council may waive the semester regulation)
    • Completion of the equivalent of two semesters of English prior to induction as members.
    • A cumulative average of no less than 90 (88 for honors or AP classes) in completed English courses
    • Participation in at least TWO literacy organizations or writing-intensive classes/activities.  For example:
      • Library Media Club
      • Creative Writing
      • Prowler staff (newspaper)
      • Yearbook staff
      • Mock Trial team
      • Mock Trial class
      • English and Social Studies AP Classes
      • Journalism and/orBroadcast Journalism
    • Conduct:  Applicants must have a clear discipline record at the time of application.  If you have ever been formally reprimanded and disciplined for plagiarism or cheating, please do not apply; this is a violation of the CFHS Honor Code and offenders are ineligible for membership.
    • Attendance at monthly meetings is required.  Clubs and organizations within the school coordinate calendars in order to avoid conflicts.  NEHS will meet every third Thursday at 3:30.
    • Members are required to commit to community service throughout the year.
    • Members must pay an annual membership fee of $15.  Graduating seniors must pay an additional $10 for graduation cords.