The name of this organization shall be the Tri-M Music Honor Society (Tri-M). The three M initials stand for Modern Music Masters. The purpose of this organization is to inspire music participation, create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, and promote leadership in the music students of secondary schools.
Criteria for Membership
These are the basic qualifications to become a member of this HONOR society. These are also the basic criteria to MAINTAIN membership. At any time if you do not satisfy these criteria you could be removed from the honor society and lose all privileges attached to such membership.
Music Participation—you have to be enrolled in a school music ensemble for at least one year and be currently enrolled.
Grades/Scholarship—you must have & maintain a 3.0 GPA
Leadership—you must exhibit general characteristics of what is means to be a leader as set down by your chapter advisor.
Service—considered any school or community service activity you’ve been a part of, as long as whatever you did, you did for someone else and don’t get money or receive any other kind of payment for it.
Character—members will demonstrate respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness, caring, and citizenship. Examples are being responsible, following school policies and procedures, being respectful of others and their property, being honest, being punctual, and being patient.