The purpose of the Sedes Sapientiae Chapter is to recognize students who have demonstrated outstanding ability in the four qualities upheld by the Society.
The National Honor Society Application Process for 2018/2019 is as follows:
- Eligible students must have a minimum 3.5 weighted GPA by the end of either sophomore or junior year (this is the sole determinant for receiving an invitation to apply). Rising juniors and seniors are invited to apply during the summer before the next school year begins. An invitation letter to apply, as well as all other necessary application materials and instructions, are mailed out to all eligible candidates.
- All application materials are to be turned into the NHS moderators by Friday, September 21st, 2018
- Following the application deadline, a select faculty committee is assembled in late Setpember to review all applications and to vote yes or no for admission.
- Leters of acceptance and rejection are then sent out to all applicants. An invitation to the induction ceremony, held during the month of October, is also sent out to all accepted students and their famlies.
Membership in N.H.S. continues as long as the student proves himself/herself eligible. The four quanities upheld by the Society are: