OSWEGO, NY –The Oswego Middle School National Junior Honor Society 2015 induction ceremony was held April 26 at the Ralph M. Faust Theatre in Oswego High School.
Eighteen students were inducted, according to Oswego Middle School Principal Mary Beth Fierro, who emceed the ceremony.
“Today’s ceremony holds a special place for me… as today we induct the Class of 2020 – a class I have had the honor and privilege of watching grow from the time they were born in some cases. I remember the day they started pre-school and kindergarten. Class of 2020 – I am positive you will make your mark on the future,” Fierro said. “You are the future leaders of our schools and communities.”
The National Junior Honor Society is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding middle level students.
More than just an honor roll, NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, citizenship and character.
These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1929.