FLINT TWP. — Seventy-two new members were welcomed into the Carman-Ainsworth Middle School chapter of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) in an induction ceremony on Monday, March 27 at 7 p.m. in the CAMS auditorium. The ceremony was led by 8th grade members of the NJHS. After the ceremony, a small reception was held to celebrate the accomplishments of the students.
The criteria for being selected to the NJHS for 7th and 8th-grade students it that they must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher; must meet high standards of leadership, service, citizenship, scholarship, and character. NJHS admission is based on participation in one or more community or school activities and citizenship. Citizenship is measured by the student’s participation in civic organizations and/ or activities. Character is measured in terms of integrity, behavior, ethics, and cooperation with both students and faculty. Students are screened by a Faculty Council consisting of current school staff members.