ARISTA - National Honor Society


The National Honor Society is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character.

Arista Qualifications

  • Applicants must have an overall weighted average of 92% or above on their transcript by February of junior year.

  • Applicants must have completed 3 full semesters at Francis Lewis High School.

  • Applicants may only apply for Arista in junior year.

  • Applicants must complete at least 10 hours of community service outside of school from September through March of their applicant year.

  • All other Arista qualifications will be discussed at the mandatory meeting.

  • A mandatory requirement for all Arista members is to serve as peer tutors during senior year and assist at Parent/Teacher Conference.

  • Applicants must demonstrate active school community service while as a member.

  • Members must maintain a 92%+ average in senior year on their transcript.

  • Members must have satisfactory attendance at Arista meetings.