National Honor Society 2019-2020CHARACTER, SCHOLARSHIP, LEADERSHIP, SERVICEA chapter of the prestigious National Honor Society (http://www.nhs.us/), Luella's NHS is dedicated to the organization's principles of character, scholarship, leadership, and service. The chapter bylaws were revised and ratified on September 30, 2016. Students who meet minimum GPA and course selection requirements are invited to apply for membership.
Applications are reviewed and members selected by the NHS Faculty Council, Dr. Stephanie Williams, Mr. Jay Travis, Ms. Carla Keaton, Ms. Courtney Hood, Ms. Samantha Curtis, and Dr. David Collart.National Honor Society is more than an honor roll. The mission of the Luella High School chapter of NHS is to recognize and foster enthusiasm for scholarship, to promote the development of strong character, to encourage positive leadership, and to cultivate responsible citizenship through service to school and community. These four principles shape the organization’s activities and are reflected in the members’ responsibilities.
- SENIORS: weighted cumulative grade point average of 3.7 or weighted numerical average of 92 (with completion and/or enrollment in at least 6 credits of core academic AP or DE courses)
- JUNIORS: weighted cumulative grade point average of 3.8 or weighted numerical average of 94 (with completion and/or enrollment in at least 4 credits of core academic AP or DE courses)
- SOPHOMORES (second-semester only): weighted cumulative grade point avearage of 4.0 or weighted numerical average of 98 (with completion and/or enrollment in at least 2 credits of AP courses as well as earning at least 2 high school credits during middle school)
President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Service Director Communications Director Angelica Rodriguez Akimah Scott Hannah Saxon Kate Mae Elder Tasi Levao Thomas Gourley2012 Georgia Teacher of the Finalist, Ms. Boyd teaches AP English Literature and AP English Language. She is the English Department chair, gifted coordinator, and Advanced Placement chair at Luella. She holds degrees from Presbyterian College, University of Tennessee, University of Sierra Leone (West Africa), and University of Georgia.
Last Modified on January 22, 2020