Holy Redeemer High School inducted 64 new members of the National Honor Society, Holy Redeemer Chapter. They join 73 current members inducted last year.
New members were inducted at a school assembly, which included a candle lighting service by society officers and blessing of the National Honor Society pins by Chaplain Rev. Joseph Elston. Members were inducted by Principal Anita Sirak and Vice Principals Abe Simon and Father Elston.
Students accepted into Holy Redeemer’s chapter of the National Honor Society are invited to apply and are reviewed by a faculty council in the areas of academics, leadership, service, and character. A student must be a junior or senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher and meet standards in all four areas.
The National Honor Society of Holy Redeemer strives to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, promote worthy leadership, and encourage character.
Officers for the 2013-2014 school year were also introduced at the ceremony. Officers are Donald Stephens, president; John Kane, vice president; Ana Turosky, secretary; Elizabeth DiGiovine, treasurer.