National Elementary Honor Society (Grades 5th-6th)

National Elementary Honor Society
J. Palmer
Jennifer Palmer
jennifer.palmer@rak12.org

610-983-4080 x188
  Laura Meyer
laura.meyer@rak12.org
610-983-4080 x411
L. Meyer

Hapenning Now: St. Christopher's Toy Drive to benefit a family whose child is receiving treatment for cancer. Our wish is to help brighten their lives this holiday season! See for below for more details.

NEHS Toy Drive for St. Christopher’s Hospital  November 27th to December 8th


Life can change in a matter of moments.  Unfortunately, many families at St. Christopher’s hospital know this first hand as their children battle Cancer.  NEHS is determined to bring some deserving smiles to this family this holiday season.  Please consider donating to this worthy cause.  Contact Ms. Palmer at Jennifer.Palmer@rak12.org with any questions.  


Naiyanna, age 14, girl -  her shoe size is 5.5 Women's and she wears a Women's small.  

Wishes - White Sneakers, painting supplies (large canvases, paint, brushes), makeup kits & nail kits (medium toned hispanic complexion), & sweaters (she likes pink & black).  


Diego, age 8, boy - his shoe size is 4.5 and he wears a 10/12.  

Wishes - small lego kits, red or blue sneakers, & clothes, zip up and/or pull over hoodie sweatshirts & sweaters (his favorite color is navy blue)  


Family-Giftcards to Shoprite/Walmart




  Staff Advisers: Ms. Palmer and Mrs. Meyer

NEHS – GRADES 5 and 6

    Renaissance Academy is proud to have an active chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society. The Renaissance Academy Chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society (NEHS) is a service organization composed of students who excel in scholarship, character, leadership and service. Academically eligible students who meet the membership qualifications may be open to qualified students in grades five and six. The national minimum grade requirement is 85. All five of the following requirements must be considered in the selection process, though the weight that any individual receives is determined by the local Faculty Council: Academics Co-curricular Activities (teams, clubs, musical groups) Leadership Positions Service Activities Other Community Activities (Boy or Girl Scouts, religious groups) NEHS Advisors: Mrs. Laura Meyer and Ms. Jen Palmer

    Key Dates:

    September: Students who meet the criteria listed above are invited to fill out a Candidate Form.  The Candidate Form is due back to the advisers two weeks after they receive it. The faculty council selects members and notification is made to parents.

    September: Induction Ceremony 

  • Students or parents who have questions regarding the selection process or membership obligations can contact the chapter advisers, Ms. Jen Palmer at jennifer.palmer@rak12.org or Mrs. Laura Meyer Laura.Meyer@rak12.org or call 610-983-4080 ext. 411.