SAINT THOMAS THE APOSTLE SCHOOL
Pre-K through Eighth Grade
50 Byrd Avenue, Bloomfield, NJ | 973-338-8505
 








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National Junior Honor Society


The St. Thomas the Apostle School Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society.

Students are monitored in the following fields from grades 6-8.

 
Academics
  • Individual schools may dictate what qualifies students for NJHS Per national guidelines, at a minimum, students must have a cumulative GPA of 92, A, 4.0on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent standard of excellence. (Each school chapter is allowed to require a higher cumulative GPA.)
     
  • Service
    This involves voluntary contributions made by a student to the school or community, done without compensation.
     
  • Leadership
    Student leaders are those who are resourceful, good problem solvers, and idea contributors. Leadership experiences can be drawn from school or community activities while working with or for others.
     
  • Character
    The student of good character is cooperative; demonstrates high standards of honesty and reliability; shows courtesy, concern, and respect for others; The student should have an impeccable disciplinary record, with a clean file.
     
  • Citizenship
    The student who demonstrates citizenship understands the importance of civic engagement; has a high regard for freedom and justice; respects the U.S. form of government; respects the law for all citizens at the local, state, and federal levels; and demonstrates mature participation and responsibility in activities such as scouting, community organizations, or school clubs.