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NHCS CTE Department to Hold National Technical Honor Society Induction Ceremony

On Monday, November 23, 2015, the Career Technical Education Department of New Hanover County Schools will conduct a county-wide induction ceremony of students into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS). Current and new members will be representing Ashley, Hoggard, Laney, New Hanover High Schools and Wilmington Early College high schools. The induction will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Roland-Grise Middle School Auditorium, 4412 Lake Avenue.

The purpose of the National Technical Honor Society is to recognize and honor student excellence in career and technical programs. Students are encouraged to reach for higher levels of scholastic achievement, develop self-esteem and personal pride. The National Technical Honor Society also promotes critical work-place values, skill development, honesty, responsibility, community service, scholarship, citizenship, and leadership within its members. Through this organization, the members cultivate a desire for personal excellence and success in today’s highly competitive workplace.

To be eligible for membership, students must be a junior or senior currently enrolled in or have completed a level two course or concentration in a Career Technical Education cluster/pathway. Students must have an overall unweighted GPA of 3.25 and a 3.50 unweighted GPA in their chosen Career and Technical Education cluster/pathway courses.

The National Technical Honor Society is dedicated to providing an organization committed to seeking highly motivated students, demonstrating excellence in Career and Technical skilled areas, as members without regards to religion, race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, disability, or age.


Posted: 11/13/15