National Honor Society
Membership into National Honor Society (NHS) is through invitation-only and members must exhibit excellence in Scholarship, Character, Leadership and Service. In order to be eligible for invitation to apply, students must be at least a junior in good standing with a minimum GPA of 3.5. After being invited to apply, students must submit a letter of intent accompanied by verification of activities, honors, awards, and achievements that exhibit their excellence in the four NHS domains – Scholarship, Character, Leadership and Service. The Rochester NHS has been involved in school and community-based service projects including: Freshmen Orientation, Santa’s Workshop, Red Cross Blood Drive, Festival of Trees, Helping Hands (a reading partnership with elementary school), as well as many others.