National Honor Society
In order to apply for admission to or maintain membership in the Excalibur Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS), a student must:
- have attended Kennedy Catholic for at least three (3) consecutive semesters;
- currently have and continue to maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.60 (grade point average will not be rounded to meet the minimum requirement);
- be presently enrolled in at least two honors-level courses; and
- have completed or be in the process of completing the number of honors-level courses outlined in the chart below, as determined by the student’s year in school. These honors-level courses may be taken concurrently.
Year in School Minimum Number of Honors-Level Courses in Progress or Completed
Sophomore - 3
Junior - 5
Senior - 7
Each year in the Spring, students are inducted into the Kennedy Catholic Excalibur Chapter of the National Honor Society. Advisor: Stephen Barbarossa
World Language Honor Societies
Advanced-level world language students are invited to join the American Sign Language, French, German, Latin or Spanish Honor Society based on stated grade pre-requisites. Senior members receive an honor cord at graduation. A World Language Honor Society Initiation ceremony is held in May. Mentor: Myrna Moffat
International Thespian Society
The International Thespian Society is an honor society for high school and middle school theatre students. It is a division of the Educational Theatre Association. Thespian inductees have completed over 100 hours of theatre arts and/or related disciplines.