The Virtual Academy is proud to be a chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS.) The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1921.
Students who demonstrate exceptional qualities in the areas of service, leadership, character and scholarship can become NHS members. Being a National Honor Society student is a privilege and is extremely favorable in the eyes of colleges and employers. Please take a minute to review the materials and information below to see what it takes to become a National Honor Society member and what you have to do in order to qualify.
3.5 GPA or higher every year
Serve in some type of leadership capacity
Do at least 10 hours of community service every year
Have outstanding character (no discipline issues at school or in the community)