NATIONAL ART HONOR SOCIETY

2016 group photo
  • National ART Honor Society BYLAWS Prosper High School

    PHS Sponsor: Gina Mock/Rm 1037

    Students must be inducted into NAHS based on teacher recommendation, talent, and GPA.  The following bylaws list the criteria and expectations for the organization.

    Section 1. A chapter should include bylaws to amplify sections of its constitution. Bylaws do not need to be approved by the National Council if they are consistent with regulations outlined in the constitution. A current copy of the local chapter bylaws must be filed with NAEA.

    Section 2. To remain a member in good standing, a member must pay dues and complete 40 service hours in the visual arts each year. (Up to 20 service hours can be completed between August and the first meeting date all remaining time(20 hrs) must be completed following the first meeting date)

    Section 3. Annual dues of $ 23.00 will be collected from each member. (The amount will cover chapter registration fees(5.00) and any other incurred expenses -induction ceremony supplies,club t-shirt)

    Section 4. Attendance is required at meetings to maintain membership and privileges. Failure to attend meetings without prior notification will result in probation and possible removal from active status.  An absence form must be completed and submitted within three days following the missed meeting date.  (Members should check in following meetings to obtain notification and updates for current events in addition to notifications in google classroom )

    Section 5. All members must participate in 30% of our projects, activities, and fundraisers or you will be removed from the organization.

    Section 6. For the NAHS officers, attendance is also required at any executive meetings called outside of the regularly scheduled meetings.

    Section 7. To graduate with NAHS honors and earn the right to wear a cord, pin, or tassel at graduation, a member must remain in good standing until the graduation date and complete all volunteer hours.

    Section 8. Members must retain a 85 average in an honors or AP Visual Art class or 90 in any regular Visual Art class(es).

    Section 9. Members must have and maintain a 75 cumulative average in all other subjects.

    Section 10. Members may remain active during such time when there are no visual arts on their class schedules as long as they fulfill all of the other requirements each year including attendance, dues, and volunteer hours.

    Section 11. In the event of an infraction of rules, a review by the officers and sponsors will be conducted. If the individual in question is an officer, he/she will not participate in the decision-making process. This applies to all community laws as well as school and chapter rules.

    Section 12. Members will be required to enter their artwork in two or more shows per year.

    Section 13. Members should be a role model for others and maintain good character in the public eye to include any form of social media. Students can not have disciplinary action involving ISS or DAEP for any reason.