The 2020-21 new members of NJHS
The 2020-21 NJHS ceremony presenters (L to R):
Addison Heeren, Secretary Diya Desai, Treasurer Christian Johnson, Vice-President Luke Thurman, and President Katherine Ball
Contact: Kelly Cowan
MPJH students inducted into NJHS
Fifty Mount Pleasant Junior High School students are now members of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) following the official induction ceremony on Tuesday, December 1st. The new members join the 42 returning eighth-grade members.
The new NJHS officers discussed a National Junior Honor Society member’s qualities in the traditional candle lighting ceremony. The 2020-2021 NJHS officers are President Katherine Ball, Vice-President Luke Thurman, Secretary Diya Desai, and Treasurer Christian Johnson. Mount Pleasant High School National Honor Society Vice-President, Taryn Thurman, was the guest speaker.
To be a member of the MPJHS Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society, students had to have a 91 average, demonstrate leadership ability, good character, citizenship, and participate in community service. They also had to be recommended by a teacher on the MPJH campus. Students must maintain these standards to remain a member of the National Junior Honor Society.
New members of the Mount Pleasant Junior High School NJHS are Brooke Alexander, Luis Alvarado, Brissia Alvarez, Alberto Avila, Lucero Ayala, William Jacob Baker, Joshua Bello, Christopher Canada, Sebastian Cano, Brandon Carter, Daniel Castillo, Judson Colley, Valerie Colocho, Carter Cook, Corben Craig, Ariana Cruz, Aaliyah Delarosa, Bruno Deleon, Megan Denson, Ava True Fite, Angel Flores, Juan Gallegos, Audrey Garrett, Jamie Garrett, Alessandro Greco, Austin Gonzalez, Jaliyah Hall, Eli Hernandez, Evelyn Hernandez, Emileigh Hobbs, Blake Humber, Andres Jaimes, Isaac Jetton, Celeste Landin, Ana Lara, Mollie Luck, Edward Moya, Alex Perez, Ezmeralda Perez, Ailin Quinonez, Hesley Rocha, Kaylee Ramos, Alondra Ruiz, Alondra Santos, Ashad Smith, Kortland Stovall, Kylee Strickland, Abraham Tolentino, Wendy Valdez, and Bennett Wall.
Returning members are Natalia Aspeitia, Katherine Ball, Veronica Bernadino, Jeffrey Bond, Jasmine Briones, Sam Chappell, Selena Clark, Evan Cota, Jonathan Dalby, Diya Desai, Maleah Duenez, Gabriella Garza, Jose Gonzalez, Patricia Gonzalez, Stephanie Guerrero, Madison Hargrove, Addison Heeren, Bek Hernandez, Hayden Hester, Christian Johnson, Melanie Logue, Monserrat Lopez, Kinley Lowry, Dori Macedo, Efren Mancias, Tanner Marshall, Amir Martinez, Kevin Mendoza, Brayden Middleton, Jesus Moreno, Ayden Osterdock, Yahaira Pina, Cinthya Ramirez, Frankie Rodriguez, Christian Sanchez, Christopher Sorto, Hayden Tennison, Katherine Thompson, Luke Thurman, Cristian Tolentino, and Diego Ugalde.
The MPJH National Junior Honor Society Advisors are Launa McCord and Randee Dyer.