• SPANISH HONOR SOCIETY

    Bienvenidos
     

     

     

    MISSION  

    The Spanish Honor Society is a service-based organization comprised of members who share a love for Spanish. Our goal is to promote and celebrate the Spanish language and richness of Spanish and Latin cultures through interactive projects and activities in school. We also participate in activities created by our Student Government to support our school and local community. 

     

    SPONSOR

    Mrs. Martinez-Raposo

    Room 612

    Email: jenny.martinez-raposo@browardschools.com

     

    CURRENT OFFICERS  

    PRESIDENT: Presley Fiore

    VICE PRESIDENT: Rifah Hossain

    SECRETARY: Emmanuel Mora

    TREASURER: Shadman Hossain

    SERVICE HOURS COORDINATOR: Rachel Olshan

    HISTORIAN: Gia Orlando

    SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR: Fahim Azaz

    MEMBER LIAISON: Trieu Huynh

    ICC Rep: Sophie Vo

     

    IMPORTANT CLUB INFORMATION

    MEETING DATES: Every 2nd Wednesday of the month in the auditorium.

     

    REMINDERS and INFORMATION: Be sure to get the monthly agenda and updates here…

                      Bulletin Board: 600’s hallway; next to room 622 

                      Remind: Text @SHScshs to 81010

                      Twitter and Instagram: @Colt_SHS

     

    PARTICIPATION: Returning members must earn 15 club hours and new members 12 hours by April.  New members who meet the requirements will be officially inducted at the end of the year and seniors will receive an honor cord to wear at graduation. Members can earn these hours by attending meetings and participating in club events and school activities.

     

    DUES: You have the choice to pay $15 dues online (go to CSHS website – Online Payments) or fundraise (ie. Sell candy) during the year. These funds are used to pay for club t-shirts, club activities/supplies, induction ceremony costs, senior cords, fiestas and donations to worthy causes.  

     

    EVENTS/ACTIVITIES

    Typical activities include: Hispanic Heritage Month posters, Spanish tutoring, Spanish dancing lessons, t-shirt design contest, selling Spanish pastries, local gatherings, trivia activities, scavenger hunts, conversational events, making piñatas, Thanksgiving baskets donation, a Spanish food tasting, sidewalk painting, San Valentin/Dia de los Muertos activities, canned food drives, World Languages Month posters, Dance Marathon, a field day with French/Sign Club and much more!

     

    HONORS

    SENIOR CORDS: Students that have been inducted into SHS who hold a GPA of 3.0 or higher, have paid their dues/raised funds, and have met club requirements will have the opportunity to wear a cord at graduation.

     

    INDUCTION CEREMONY: New members who meet the club hours requirement will be officially inducted into the club in May of their first year. This is a formal event to which parents are invited and dessert will be served afterwards. We will also honor the member(s) who earn(s) the most club hours with a gift card.

     

    CRITERIA FOR JOINING

    The student must…

    1. be currently enrolled in Spanish 3, Spanish Speakers 3, Spanish 4, AP Spanish Language,  AP Spanish Literature, or Dual Enrollment Spanish 1/2
    2. have attained an A or B average in previous Spanish courses.
    3. have a weighted cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.
    4. submit a completed application to Mrs. Martinez-Raposo in Room 612 before the first meeting
    5. pay membership dues online or sign up to sell snacks

     

    MISSION  

    The Spanish Honor Society is a service-based organization comprised of members who share a love for Spanish. Our goal is to promote and celebrate the Spanish language and richness of Spanish and Latin cultures through interactive projects and activities in school. We also participate in activities created by our Student Government to support our school and local community.

    SPONSOR

    Mrs. Martinez-Raposo

    Room 612

    Email: jenny.martinez-raposo@browardschools.com

    OFFICERS (2016-2017)

    PRESIDENT: Nicole Alapont

    VICE PRESIDENT: Sarah Olshan

    SECRETARY: Nabiha Azaz

    TREASURER: Alexa Gonzalez

    SERVICE HOURS COORDINATOR: Michael Sommer

    HISTORIAN: Mathura Muralitharan 

    REPRESENTATIVE: Lauren Goldstein

    IMPORTANT CLUB INFORMATION

    MEETING DATES: Every 4th Wednesday of the month in the auditorium.

     

    REMINDERS and INFORMATION: Be sure to get the monthly agenda and updates at…

                Schoology.com: Access Code 258M9-V6HRW

                Remind: Text @SHScshs to 81010

                Twitter and Instagram: @Colt_SHS

     

    PARTICIPATION: New and returning members must earn 15 club hours throughout the year. New members who meet the requirements will be officially inducted at the end of the year and seniors will receive an honor cord to wear at graduation. Members can earn these hours by attending meetings and participating in club events and school activities.

     

    DUES: You have the choice to pay $15 dues online (go to CSHS website – Online Payments) or fundraise (ie. Sell candy) during the year. These funds are used to pay for club t-shirts, club activities/supplies, induction ceremony costs, senior cords, fiestas and donations to worthy causes.

     

    EVENTS/ACTIVITIES

    Typical activities include: Hispanic Heritage Month posters, Spanish tutoring, Spanish dancing lessons, t-shirt design contest, selling Spanish pastries, local gatherings, trivia activities, scavenger hunts, conversational events, making piñatas, Thanksgiving baskets donation, a Spanish food tasting, sidewalk painting, San Valentin/Dia de los Muertos activities, canned food drives, World Languages Month posters, Relay for Life, a field day with French/Sign Club and much more!

     

    HONORS

    SENIOR CORDS: Students that have been inducted into SHS who hold a GPA of 3.2 or higher, have paid their dues/raised funds, and have met club requirements will have the opportunity to wear a cord at graduation.

     

    INDUCTION CEREMONY: New members who meet the club hours requirement will be officially inducted into the club in April/May of their first year. This is a formal event to which parents are invited and dessert will be served afterward. We will also honor the new member(s) who earn(s) the most club hours with a gift card.

     

    CRITERIA FOR JOINING

    The student must…

    1. be currently enrolled in Spanish 3, Spanish Speakers 3, Spanish 4, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, or Dual Enrollment Spanish 1/2
    2. have attained an A or B average in previous Spanish courses.
    3. have a weighted cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.
    4. submit a completed application to Mrs. Martinez-Raposo in Room 612
    5. pay membership dues online or agree to fundraise