The Dunham chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) inducted 73 students -seniors, juniors and sophomores–– as new members in a brief ceremony held in the Brown-Holt Chapel Arts Center auditorium. The first ever double NHS induction ceremony welcomed 38 current seniors and juniors who qualified for membership in 2020, but were unable to be inducted due to the COVID school shutdown and 35 sophomores who qualified for the 2021 NHS class.
All students wore masks and were socially distanced during the ceremony.
The National Honor Society is a nationwide organization for hight school students. Membership selection is based on four criteria: scholarship (academic achievement), leadership, service and character. Chapter membership not only recognizes students for their accomplishments, but challenges them to develop further through active involvement in school activities and community service.
It is estimated that more than one millions students participate in NHS activities in the United States and around the world.
The students newly inducted into the Dunham chapter include:
Class of 2021––Ryan Dupuy, Suzie Fagan, Sarah Jewell, and Jon Melara
Class of 2022–– Maddie Benton, Gabriel Bostick, Sydney Boudreaux, Sarah Brady, Jacqueline Brady, Alise Broussard, Connor Eagleton, Taylor Fitch, Logan Fox, Hayden Hand, Thomas Hansborough, Joshua Harris, Jacob Hedges, Lane Jarreau, Caroline Latuso, Madison LeBlanc, Haley Malik, Malloy McArthur, Kennedy Morgan, Patrick Murphy, Dylan Pixley, Suhi Rachamallu, Jackson Randall, Sophie Roussel, Anna Kathryn Slaton, Aubrey Sorrells, Emmie Stevens, Laine Sullivan, Adele Talbot, Daniel Thompson, Catherine Van Haute, Devyani Vij, Lawrence Watts, and Matthew Weiner
Class of 2023–– Pena Albert, Braden Augustus, John Taylor Bennett, Camryn Boldt, Chloe Byrd, Eleanor Camerlinck, Molly Coast, Carson Covington, Rhaia Davey, Reese Davis, Katey Day, Samantha Donadieu, Hannah Erikson, Riley Ewing, Jackson Ford, Collin Franta, Gavin Guerin, Kari Johnson, Lyndsy Joseph, Mary Clayton Jumonville, Elizabeth McDonald, Jordyn Minor, Paige Odom, Caylin Pixley, Riley Ries, Simone Riley, Jake Rizzo, Grace Robvais, Elliott Spencer, Rachel Stanger, Madison Stephens, Sarah Stringfellow, Brooks Thornton, Kennedy Tircuit, and Myla Washington.