National Honor Society Essay Examples

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Membership in the National Honor Society is a venerable honor reserved only for the students that best exemplify the core values of outstanding work ethic, moral character, service to the community, and leadership, as well as a high level of scholarly achievement. I believe that I possess all of these attributes, making me an excellent candidate for acceptance into the National Honor Society. I am involved deeply with our school, with our community, with our government, I have achieved high academic standards, and I am a proven and natural leader. One of my proudest achievements is my high level of achievement in my academic studies. I have been on the honor roll in all marking periods since my outset as a Central Dauphin High School student, and receiving distinguished honors in four of my six total marking periods of high school. I also am have taken two …show more content…

I am also involved in many school activities including two sports and three bands. I currently hold a fifth place all time record for Central Dauphin Swimming in my primary event, the 100 yard backstroke. I was also a member of the Mid Penn Championship and District III Championship teams both my freshman and sophomore years. In addition to year round swimming, I also play JV tennis in the spring. Furthermore, I am actively involved in music at Central Dauphin. I play six instruments including Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet, Mellophone, and Piano, and I sing in my Church Choir as well. I have the honor of being principal chair on Alto Saxophone in Symphonic Band, as well as a featured soloist in the 12 O’Clock Big Band. I have applied for student leadership in Marching Band next year as well. Athletics at Central Dauphin have taught me important skills of teamwork, sportsmanship, and camaraderie. My musical involvement has also shown me that hard work and practice can make anything

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