Chester Junior Honor Society

Students in grades six through eight are offered the opportunity to participate in Chester Junior Honor Society annually. They need to be inducted based on criteria and recommendations. More specific details are in the links on this page. The Advisor for the group is Mr. Lubatti, the 8th grade math teacher.

CJHS REQUIREMENTS (2017-2018)
Chester Junior Honor Society
Requirements for Selection
Ronald W. Lubatti, Advisor, NJHS

Selection for the Chester Junior Honor Society is based on a majority vote of the Faculty Council after reviewing the following information about each applicant:

(1) a requirement of a minimum of a 90 percent average in each core subject during school year terms (1,2) of the 2017-2018 school year with the following exception:  Students that went directly from 5th grade math to advanced 7th grade math must have an 85 average in math and a 90 in the remaining core subjects,

(2) the student’s description of the leadership activities and memberships in various organizations/clubs,

(3) the student’s essay on leadership, character, and citizenship, and

(4) faculty and administrative input regarding the student’s attitude and behavior in school and leadership in the classroom. Only those students of the highest character are to be inducted into the Chester Junior Honor Society and are role models for the student body.
ST. JUDE MATHATHON

The Chester Junior Honor Society (CJHS) has been coordinating the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital MATHATHON for many years. St. Jude Math-A-Thon is an education-based fundraising program for grades K-8 that benefits some of the world's sickest children who look to St. Jude Children's Research Hosptial for hope (no family ever pays St. Jude for anything). The current fundraising event at Chester Academy goes from Mid-December to Mid-January.

To date, the CJHS has collected $31,300 for the Hospital.