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Meetings: Meeting dates and locations are communicated with NHS members via Remind
Sponsor: Carolyn Tomecek
Email: [email protected]

Club Description:
The mission of National Honor Society is to honor students for their commitment to scholarship, leadership, service, and character. As members, students are expected to tutor at least twice a quarter in the Homework Hangout and participate in at least one service or fundraising activity per quarter. 


Eligibility Requirements to Apply:
Students who have a 3.5 cumulative, weighted GPA at the end of first semester their junior year will receive an application to apply for membership. There is also a senior application cycle at the end of September for qualified students with a 3.5 weighted GPA. Once submitted, that application is reviewed by the faculty council and evaluated in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character. Students who are qualified in all four areas will then be invited to be inducted into the Society. 
Free Tutoring Available for All RB Students via Homework Hangout
What: Students can receive free peer tutoring from an NHS tutor in math, science, or English. If a student is interested in receiving tutoring in a different subject, email Ms. Tomecek requesting a tutor to coordinate. 
When: Mondays-Thursdays, 3:05 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Student Cafeteria 
Activities and Accomplishments
-Give building tours to alumni and perspective students
-Assist with Open House, Parent-Teacher Conferences, and We Are RB
-Collected and Donated over 250 items to aid with Tornado Relief in Washington, IL
-Planned and executed Penny Pinch and Trivia during Homecoming week
-Assist Student Association with activities such as Thanksgiving baskets and Santa Anonymous
-Participate in a variety of other service projects throughout the school and community
If you need volunteers for an event or an ongoing project, contact us and we'll try to help!