The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) - Established in 1929
The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is the nation's premier organizatio
established to recognize outstanding middle level students
areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Charact
er and Citizen
characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its
beginning in 1929.
Today, it is estimated that more than one million students participate in
of the NHS and NJHS. NHS and NJHS chapters are found
in all 50
strict of Columbia, Puerto Rico, many U.S. Territories, and Canada. Chapter membership not only recognizes students for their accomplishments, but challenges them to develop further through active
involvement in school activities and community service.
The St. Ignatius, Martyr, Chapter the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) received its' chapter on July 1, 2005.