Membership in the NJHS is an honor and a privilege. To be eligible for induction in the NJHS in 8th grade, a student must demonstrate outstanding character, leadership, citizenship, and service, as well as scholarship. Selection for membership is determined by a five-member Faculty Council, based on the criteria defined below. The All Saints campus selection process adheres to the guidelines established by the national organization.
Student achieves and maintains an average of 3.6 or higher for each semester in Middle School.
Student is honest, reliable, dependable, loyal, considerate, and respectful of others.
Student sets positive examples for peers; is self-motivated and self-disciplined; responsible and dependable; outgoing; takes initiative, is willing to lead and to work cooperatively.
Student relates in a positive way to other students; respects all adults; respects school property; follows school rules.
Student is cheerful; cooperative; responsive to requests; eager to volunteer; demonstrates school pride; participates in activities that benefit others.
NJHS members and candidates of NJHS should have completed half their hours of service in both areas of School & Community by the end of the fall semester.