Fourteen O’Neal Upper School students were inducted into the National Honor Society recently. During the ceremony, current members presented each of the four characteristics of membership: scholarship, leadership, service and character. Students must demonstrate excellence in these areas, in addition to maintaining a certain grade point average to be considered for the National Honor Society.
The standard GPA for induction to the National Honor Society is 3.0; however, The O’Neal School requires a 3.60 GPA for consideration. Head of Middle School Theresa Jespersen was the guest speaker.
New inductees are: Class of 2020 – Trygve O’Grady, Kalindi Vaswani, Maggie Wang. Class of 2021- Beka Carr, Taylor Edrington, Gina Gibbons, HannahMae Huge, Kayla Jenkins, Molly Kuzma, Holly Pashley, Tim Richardson, Matthew Ryals, Mikaila Waldo, and Tea Waldt.
Courtesy photo: O’Neal National Honor Society members and inductees recite the pledge. Pictured are the first row of inductees (L-R) Trygve O’Grady, Kalindi Vaswani, Maggie Wang, Beka Carr and Taylor Edrington.