BEM National Junior Honor Society

  • Welcome to the Belmont Ridge Middle School chapter of the

    National Junior Honor Society.

    The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) was established in 1929 to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, Character, and Citizenship. Membership in the honor society is both an honor and a responsibility.  Students selected for membership in BEM NJHS are expected to continue to demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, service, character and citizenship. 

    Belmont Ridge Middle school chapter of the National Junior Honor Society was established during the 2018-2019 School Year. 

     

    Update

    The application process for the 2020-2021 school year is now closed.  Accepted students will be sent a membership letter when decisions have been finalized.  Thank you to all students who have shown interest in participating in the National Junior Honor Society, for all your hard work in obtaining service hours and for maintaining your academic exellance.  We look forward to having you become a part of our chapter.

     

    Invitation to apply have been emailed to all eligible 7th grade students.  If you did not get an email and know that you are eligible (all A honor roll 1st and 2nd quarter), please email Ms. Sharma.  Student information form is due by March 15th, 2021.  Service hours are due by May 31st, 2021

    Service Hours Submission Form

    Acceptance letters will be mailed out after service hours have been turned in.  Thank you.

     

    Important information for 8th grade students:  If you currently are NOT a member of BEM-NJHS, have met the eligibility requirements for the 2020-2021 school year and are interested in applying to BEM-NJHS, please email Mrs. Sharma at falguni.sharma@lcps.org

     

    Please note that invitations to apply to the honor society will be offered to eligible 7th grade students after the second quarter grades are finalized.  For the 2020 - 2021 school year, invitations will be emailed between February 10th and February 17th.  If you do not get an invitation but feel that you are eligible, please email Mrs. Sharma after February 17th, 2021. 

    To be eligible to apply, students must have achieved an A honor roll for BOTH Quarter 1 and Quarter 2.  Please note that students don't need to have their service hours completed to apply.  However service hours need to be completed before membership in BEM-NJHS can be offered.  Students will have till end of May 2021 to accumulate 10 service hours.  

     Regarding service hours, we will make every attempt to offer service hours to prospective members, however, our priority is to offer it to our current members first.  Please make sure you are looking in the community to fulfill your service hours requirements. 

     

     

     

     

    Falguni Sharma (BEM NJHS Advisor)

    falguni.sharma@lcps.org

     

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Belmont Ridge Middle School Chapter