General Information

Newtown Chapter Information
The Newtown Chapter of the National Honor Society was founded in 1957. Currently, the Newtown Chapter of the National Honor Society has over 90 active members. Our members are expected to engaged in the four areas of distinction, as described by the National Honor Society: Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character. Members must also fulfill the following responsibilities: volunteer in the Tutoring Center one period per 8 day rotation. Our organization is governed by the NHS Constitution and bylaws developed by the Newtown Chapter of the National Honor Society. Those documents are located here. The organization defaults to Robert's Rule of Order when required.

Meetings
General Membership meetings are once a month for the 2016-2017 School Year. The meeting dates and locations for 2016-2017 are as follows:
September 7th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
October 13th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
November 3rd @ 7:00 p.m. at Edmond Town Hall (Annual Induction Ceremonies)
November 10th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
December 7th @ 12:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
January 13th @ 12:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
February 9th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
March 14th @ 12:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
April 20th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
May 11th @ 2:15 in the Lecture Hall (Membership Meeting)
May 31st @ 6:30 in the New Cafe Seniors Only (Senior Send Off)

Committee Meetings vary and are usually at 7:00 am or 2:05pm

Officer meetings are on "C" days at 6:45 a.m. for the 2015-2016 School Year

Current Elected Officers
Emily Neave, President
Jill Lasorsa, Vice President
Julia Sughrue, Secretary
Grant Larson, Treasurer
Ali Manfredi, Historian
Dylan Lew, Officer
Taylor Pare, Officer
Cassidy Keller, Officer

Officers Elect (They assume full officer responsibilities July 1, 2017)
TBA President Elect
TBA Vice President Elect
TBA, Secretary Elect
TBA, Treasurer Elect
TBA, Historian Elect
TBA Parliamentarian 

Immediate Past Officers
Marissa Thill, President 
Celia Gold, Vice President 
Emily Newman, Secretary 
Andrew Pirner, Treasurer 
Julia Preszler, Historian 
R. Abazi, Parliamentarian 

Faculty Advisor
Jeffrey Tolson
School Counselor
tolsonj@newtown.k12.ct.us

 “I pledge myself to uphold the high purposes of the National Honor Society to which I have been selected; I will be true to the principals for which it stands; I will be loyal to my school; and I will maintain and encourage high standards of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.”