National Honor Society
Adviser: Ms. Rachel Seibert
SeibertR@danville118.org
217.444.1653

NHS 2017 membership

CLICK HERE to turn in Service Hours for the
2018-2019 school year!



All documentation of hours is due to Ms. Seibert no later than May 1, 2019. Remember:
Returning NHS members must complete TWENTY-FIVE hours of community service between May 1, 2018 and April 30, 2019.
NHS members inducted in October 2018 are responsible for completing TEN hours of community service between September 5, 2018 and April 30, 2019.



Joining the Danville High School chapter of the National Honor Society


The 2018-2019 application window is now closed. Selection decisions will be made by September 28.

All DHS students entering grades 10, 11, and 12 with cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 are eligible to apply for membership in the DHS NHS. 
A minimum of FIVE (5) hours of community service are required to apply. Students must write an essay in response to a specific prompt. 
DHS faculty members are asked to give feedback on the applicants prior to final selection. The five-member faculty council reviews all applications and essays and selects the inductees. Any students not selected for membership are encouraged to see Ms. Seibert for feedback and are welcome to apply for membership the following year.

The application window for membership is June 1 - August 31. For more information about joining NHS, please see Ms. Rachel Seibert in room 228, email SeibertR@danville118.org, or call 217.444.1653.

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If you know of volunteer opportunities for high school students, please contact Ms. Rachel Seibert at SeibertR@danville118.org or 217.444.1653. (Please leave a detailed message if I am not able to answer.)

Volunteer opportunities - Fall 2018
!

September 19 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

October 17 - St. James Food Pantry distribution
Volunteers needed from 4:30-7:30 pm. No need to sign up ahead of time.

November 2018 - OSF Festival of Trees
Volunteers needed for various jobs from Wed, Nov 7 - Wed, Nov 14 at the Palmer Arena. 
Ms. Seibert will have specific volunteer opportunities posted closer to the festival. Jobs include the festival mascots, snow crew, children's craft area, PJ party, and many, many more!

Faith in Action (on-going opportunity)

Volunteers needed for a variety of tasks. Click here for more details.

Vermilion Advantage Youth Job Board
Visit this page for community volunteer opportunities, as well as jobs and internships!
http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/youth-job-board

DHS Cafeteria Share Table
Volunteers are needed to help with the share table during breakfast and lunch each day. See Beth Brown, kitchen manager, to volunteer.


Fair Hope Ministry - Bowman Ave. Methodist Church

Volunteers needed to help move boxes, sort donations, etc.
Contact Karel Volpert at 443-3336 for more information.


Danville Farmer's Market - spring, summer, and fall
Click HERE to view/download information about how you can volunteer at the Danville Farmer's Market. An application is included.

Humane Society of Danville
Volunteers are needed for various responsibilities. Contact Alyssa Julian at 446-4110.

Vermilion County Animal Shelter
Volunteers are needed for various responsibilities. Must be at least 18 years old. Contact Melanie Clawson at 431-2660 or volunteer@vercounty.org .


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Important Documents and Links

Click here to read the DHS Chapter Bylaws
Click here to go to the National Honor Society website.
Click here to view the National Honor Society Constitution.