UPDATE: FOMS National Junior Honor Society 2016
Due to the extension of the third marking period, the selection process for the
National Junior Honor Society has been delayed. The necessary GPA
information will not be available until April 25. For all current
sixth and seventh grade students whose cumulative GPA is 3.5 or higher, a
letter and an application will be distributed on Tuesday, May 3. The GPA
constitutes 20% of the requirements for admission into NJHS. The
remaining components on the application are for the NJHS pillars of Service,
Leadership, Citizenship and Character. (All specifics and regulations
regarding selection of an applicant are viewable on the NJHS website.)
For any student receiving the preliminary letter, it then becomes his/her
responsibility to submit the detailed application. Those applications are
due to Mrs. Janoske, NJHS Sponsor, Monday, May 9 with no
exceptions. The five-member Faculty Council will be meeting on Tuesday,
May 10 and Wednesday, May 11 to make the final membership selections.
Both accepted and non-accepted students will be notified by letter on Friday,
May 13. The mandatory induction ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May
25 at 7pm. The new members will be required to attend the two remaining
chapter meetings on Tuesday, May 31 and Tuesday, June 7 from 3-4:15 pm.
All questions should be directed to Mrs. Diane Janoske c/o Forest Oak
Outdoor Ed- Please return your Outdoor Ed Permission Slip and Money
Parents of Sixth Graders, On Monday, February 29, your child brought home forms to attend the outdoor ed program. The due date to turn the forms in is April 4. Please ask your child for these forms. We would like to have 100% attendance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our school and speak with Ms. Martin, Ms. Bumbernick or Ms. Jones-Black. The dates for Outdoor Ed are: April 18-20 and April 20-22 and the program is held at The Smith Center. Click here for volunteer information.