When discussing how Jerri manages her school and daily life, she said, "I really enjoy learning and see it as an opportunity and a privilege. Sounds corny, but it 's true. I find that I am able to perform well in online courses because I am self-driven and I am dedicated to learning something along the way, not just finishing." She is an inspiration and many students can benefit by adopting her approach.
Key Club has given me fantastic opportunities to serve my school and my community. Moreover, I am so happy I have the opportunity to help others find places to serve. At Jenks East Elementary, I help a third-grade teacher manufacture some of the arduous, yet necessary facets of education.
I have always pushed myself to achieve academic excellence and enjoy the challenge of taking the high school level math and spanish classes that my school offers. I believe that hard work is an essential factor of successful person. In conclusion, I am honored to be considered and would love to be a participant of the National Junior Honors Society. My desire to serve, be a part of a team, and to learn throughout this process would make me an ideal candidate for this
My high school career at James Madison High School has prepared me to be successful as a student at Radford University because of how competitive it is. Parents, teachers, and friends are always pushing me to be the best that I can be, whether that be with my education, social life, or relationships. The faculty and students at James Madison High school have given me a deeper view of the world. I have been exposed to many different ethnic groups and situations, good and bad, which have helped prepare me for the 'real world ' at college.
However, we highly value the impact of the school’s social environment on the students’ lives and their future success. It is our belief that a supportive, caring, and influential faculty motivate the students to achieve their goals and prepare them to face the future challenges in
I was graced with a fantastic group of teammates, which furthered my interest in the course. Having the support of my groupmates made it easy to accomplish my academic, personal, and professional goals. My progress was smooth also due to having instructors that I felt comfortable engaging with questions. Overall this class facilitated my growth like clockwork. If I could give one piece of advice to future students, it would be to dive in head first.
This allowed her fantastic bonds within the community and she was very well respected; however, our new superintendent has done a fantastic job in filling her shoes. He realizes how important both schools history is to the community members and incorporates it whenever he can. He is also very big on hiring community members, which makes the bond between our school and community even stronger. The kids in our school get so excited when they or their parents know their teacher outside of
I committed to and grew from Upward Bound because of the love, support and mentor Ms. Amber and Ms. Shesheena shared. Aside from their vast experiences and professionalism, Ms. Amber and Ms. Shesheena’s willingness to provide Upward Bound’s students with an experience beyond the traditional limits of their offices, constant attention and caring far exceeded the scope of their responsibilities. Words cannot express my gratitude for having these two counselors there to help me with high school worries, life crises, college application process, and now how to maintain my college
I want to be part of the National Honors Society because I want to be part of a group of intelligent young adults that take pride in the service and leadership roles that I also am very proud of. Additionally, I have worked really hard to maintain my academic standings with my extremely busy schedule, and it would be really nice to be recognized for it. At the same time, it would be really nice to be recognized not only for my academic achievement but for what I have done in my community. I believe that if I was part of National Honors Society, it would promote me to work really hard inside and outside of school. I believe that being in a society such as this, it will motivate me to continue to do service projects outside of school and give
My experiences helping immigrant’s students was very rewarding for me because I could connect with the students and understand what they were going through. I will definitely continue to help as a peer tutor for next semester and I will recommend some of my friends to volunteer there too. Also I hope that my contributions to them, helped them achieve their goals and to be
The pillar of scholarship has taught me to appreciate the people in these groups as they guided me towards my academic goals. Sharing their advice, they have taught me to take pride in my work and my dedication to getting things done. I not only learned to keep my grades high, but I enjoyed the work and kept enriching my knowledge. Attending the National Honor Society and other groups allow me to set priorities, a skill that gives me the ability to manage my time. Managing my time is what helped me maintain my high GPA, as it was always my top