National Honor Society was formed in 1919 by the National Association of Secondary School Principals.It was formed in order to promote scholarship, leadership, character and service in and out of the classroom and on and off the athletic field.Today there are approximately 12,500 chapters in the United States. The Yelm High School National Honor Society chapter currently has 84 active members. We strive towards fulfilling the central ideas of National Honor Society; Scholarship, Leadership, Character and Service.
Here is our calendar of events for the 2012-2013 school year;
-NO MEETING IN NOVEMBER OR DECEMBER
-Monday, January 14, 2013 – All member meeting in room 230 at .This meeting will count for one hour.
-Monday, February 11, 2013 – All member meeting in room 230 at .This meeting will count for one hour.
-Monday, February 11, 2013 – Friday, February 15, 2013 – “Love Your Pet” pet food drive.This will be conducted at school as a competition between different class periods.Sign ups and information on this activity will be given at the January and February meetings.
-Monday, March 11, 2013 - All member meeting in room 230 at .This meeting will count for one hour.
-Saturday, March 16, 2013 – Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance for YCS students K-6.The dance is from at YHS.You may sign up for set-up, working the dance and/or tear down at the February and March meetings.Shifts will be in two hour increments.
-Monday, April 15, 2013 – All member meeting in room 230 at .This meeting will count for one hour.
-Saturday, April 20, 2013 – Hygiene Drive at Safeway and Wal-Mart.Shifts will be in two hour increments.You will sign up for these at the April meeting.
-Monday, May 13, 2013 - All member meeting, elections and pizza party in the auxiliary gym at .At this meeting you will elect the officers for the 2013-2014 school year.This meeting will count for one hour.
-Thursday, May 23, 2013 – National Honor Society Induction and Recognition Ceremony in the YHS PAC at .We will be inducting new members, handing out graduation stohls to the seniors and handing out awards.If you wish to help set up and work the ceremony you may do so at the May meeting.