Eighteen students inducted into RCS High School National Honor Society

In a special ceremony on May 16 at the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School, 18 students were inducted into the National Honor Society.

To be selected, candidates must first have a cumulative grade point average of 90 percent or higher and then be selected by members of a Faculty Council for meeting high standards of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.

The newest members of the National Honor Society include:

Daniel Biegel
Jarod Brooks
Destiny Cinque
Philip Crandall Jr.
Hunter Davis
Lauri DeLara
Tessa Fryer
Alexander Higgins
Dayle Matott
Yasemin Menekse
Lauren Miller
Madelyn Percy
Griffin Racey
Amelia Rossi
Amanda Sumner
Morgan Sumner
Deborah Trout
Ryan Zampella

Once inducted, members of the National Honor Society are expected to continue their exemplary contributions to the school and community.

The National Honor Society ranks as one of the oldest and most prestigious national organizations for high school students. Chapters exist in more than 60 percent of the nation’s high schools, and since 1921 millions of students have been selected for membership. Millions of dollars in scholarships have been awarded since 1945 by the sponsoring organization, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).