National Honor Society
The National Honor Society is an academically based national organization. As of September 1, 2019, Juniors with a Cumulative average of a 93.5 or above and are in the top 20% of their class are invited to apply. Seniors are grandfathered under the previous requirements of needed a cumulative average of 92 or above to be invited to apply. The application considers student activities and teacher recommendations. A panel of teachers review these applications in search of students who best exemplify the qualities of character, scholarship, leadership, and service. The NHS is involved with activities that are based on national standards. Students also provide a peer tutoring program to help other students who need assistance with class work. A number of service activities are performed by members as part of the membership requirement. Another significant undertaking of the NHS is Career Day. Over 60 speakers spend the day at Carroll speaking to the Junior and Senior classes about their various careers, educational backgrounds, and how they arrived at their current employment.