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Activities for 2022-2023
September - Fall Induction Ceremony
September - Welcomed new seventh and eighth grade students to BBMS
October - Held a 5K to raise money for the Somerset County Humane Society and for the American Red Cross
October - Recognized building principal, Mr. Mudry; NASSP designated October as Celebrate Your Building Principal month; NJHS decorated the cafeteria and presented a plaque to Mr. Mudry; officers also him a Norvelt Golf Club gift certificate.
October - Decorated Assistant Coach Paul's door as the football team enters play-offs.
November - Began a mentoring program with the third and fourth grade students with members working with the younger students
November - Set up and manned a welcome table to greet parents as they arrived for conferences November 15 and 17
November - Offered grades 7 and 8 students a chance to write a Thank You card to someone in the school district; NJHS members delivered the thank you cards
Congratulations to newly-elected NJHS officers for 2022-2023:
President - Coral Prosser
Vice-president - Cayley Poorbaugh
Secretary - Alexis Foor
Treasurer - Elena Ritchey
Reporters: Adalynn Knopsnyder, Isabelle Wilkie, Rory Auman, and Colton Custer
Activities for 2021-22:
Congratulations to Madison Visinsky who has been named an NJHS Outstanding Achievement Recipient for 2022! NASSP (National Association for Secondary School Principals) and NJHS sponsor this recognition.
Induction ceremony September 29
Displayed raising awareness for homeless school-age students in Somerset County
Carried groceries for customers at Berlin Market and collecting donations for the Backpack Program
Established a tutoring program for grades 7 and 8
Held a Toys for Tots Toy Collection Drive. Congratulations to Mrs. Kush's third class for collecting the most toys in the elementary school; also, congratulations to Miss Orendorf's 7th grade homeroom for collecting the most toys in the middle school! Both classes received ice cream sandwiches.
Created a New Student Orientation welcoming new students with gift bags
Held a fundraiser selling pies, pepperoni rolls and pumpkin rolls from the Pie Shoppe
Displayed a Communication Skills Posters on bulletin board
Sent Thinking of you card to show support for the exchange student as her country fights
Cleaned up schools' grounds to get ready for Spring
Made bunnies out of washcloths for Meadowview
Offered light refreshments to teachers marking Teacher Appreciation Week
Recognized our Outstanding Achievement Award Recipient at the Awards Day Assembly
Presented NJHS members with certificates for their work this school year
Held 2022-23 officer elections
Placed memorial benches on school campus.
Wrapped up year with letters sent to those students eligible for NJHS inductions in fall 2022
The 2021-2022 fall NJHS Induction Ceremony was held September 29 at 6:30 in the high school auditorium.
Congratulations to the newly-elected NJHS officers: President, Elsie Barna; Vice-president, Sydney Walker; Secretary, Madison Visinsky; and Treasurer, Kiley Seaman!
Congratulations to all newly-inducted NJHS members! Thank you, officers for your help in the ceremony! Welcome new members!
We are excited to co-advise NJHS! Both of us enjoy working with middle school students, and we want this year to be a productive year for members! NJHS embodies Citizenship, Leadership, Character, Service, and Character. All current NJHS members have shown these traits! We look forward to a great year!
Congratulations, NJHS Members!
Congratulations NJHS members! You worked hard, gave something to this school and its students, and have helped this community!
NJHS members have recorded 571 hours of Community Service! For the 2021-22 school year members have recorded 645 hours and 53 minutes in Community Service; as of May 2022, members have reported 1,216 hours and 53 of Community Service.
2021 571 hours
+ 2022 670 hours 53 minutes
1,231 hours 53 minutes
NJHS Members earning top honors for Community Service in 2021-2022:
Sydney Walker 96 hours
Coral Prosser 55 hours 45 minutes
Madison Visinsky 35 hours