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    National English Honor Society

    During the 2021/2022 school year, Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK High School proudly announced the formation of its own chapter of the National English Honor Society.  NEHS is a national organization that rewards excellence of achievement in language, literature, writing, and media arts. This chapter provides students with an outlet and creative forum for sharing ideas through their work while also interacting with their school community and the POB community at large.

    NEHS Executive Board 2021/2022:

    • President - Amber Kang
    • Vice President - Greene Xue
    • VP Community Service - Stein Philip
    • VP Fundraising - Leah Morganthal
    • Recording Secretary - Abigail Nacht
    • Treasurer - Sarah Fitzgerald
    • PR Secretary - Hunter Pearlstein
    • Historian - Caroline Kronenfeld
    • Executive Board Member - Remi Zelin

    Interested in joining for the 2022/2023 school year?

    • Admission to NEHS is open to juniors and seniors who, at minimum, have final course averages that meet the following academic requirements from their past two English classes:
      • AP Course: 90
      • Honors Course: 92
      • Regents Course: 93
    • The application process will consist of the following steps:
      • Phase I (June 2022)
        • Students must:
          • Complete a Google Form survey indicating their interest.
          • Obtain two teachers' recommendations (one must be from an English teacher)
      • Phase II
        • Students must complete a virtual timed writing sample (September 12, 2022 / September 13, 2022 Make-Up Date)
        • More information regarding this portion of the application process will be provided to eligible students after Phase I.

    Important Dates for 2022/2023:

    • September 27, 2022 - First general meeting
    • October 2, 2022 - Alzheimer's Association Walkathon @ Eisenhower Park
    • October 19, 2022 - Induction Ceremony
    • October 25, 2022 - Second general meeting / Explanation of grade 11 board member election process
    • November 22, 2022 - Thrd general meeting / Announcement of grade 11 board members

    If you have any questions, please feel free to contact: