New Heights Middle School


Jr. Beta Meeting Schedule - Tuesdays from 3:30 until 4:30, unless otherwise announced.
Nov. 14
Nov. 28 
Dec. 05
Dec. 12   (meeting cancelled)
Jan. 02
Jan. 09
Note: Rough drafts for Essay & Poetry are due Nov. 28. Final drafts and final Technology Video project due to Mrs. Laura Miller on or before December 11.
Members who are competing at the convention in January will work on their projects each week. All others will assist with the school recycling project or cleaning up around the school.
Please understand that being a Jr. Beta means you exhibit the traits of a Beta and you lead by example. Members who do not actively participate in service projects will NOT receive community service credits. 
Members who do not maintain the required academic standing will be placed on probation. If grades do not improve to meet the Beta requirements, the membership with the SC Jr. Beta Club will be suspended. Members can also be placed on probation and/or suspended due to disciplinary issues. 
National Beta Club
Mission Statement:  To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students. 
ACHIEVEMENT - Recognizing and honoring high academic achievement
CHARACTER - Preparing young people for life and empowering them to be successful
LEADERSHIP - Developing the leaders of tomorrow
SERVICE -   Demonstrating our motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others
Jr. Beta Meeting - Mandatory for All Members - November 7 from 3:30 until 4:30pm.
Parents are welcome to attend the meeting.  Otherwise, please make sure your ride picks you up on time!
  1. Members will nominate officers.
  2. Discussion of upcoming convention
  3. Service projects for this year
  4. Question & Answer time
Jr. Beta Club Convention is January 10-12, 2018
Location: Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Depart: January 10, 2018    (departure time TBA)
Return: January 12, 2018     (arrival time TBA)
1st Deposit Due November 16:  $60
2nd Deposit Due December 7:   $60
 Click on link below to access a copy of the Convention Letter to Parents.
Jr. Beta Club Induction - October 10 at 6:00pm - Cafeteria
$25 Induction Fee
Inductees are required to attend the Induction Ceremony. 
Jr. Beta Club members must maintain a grade average of at least 93 and exhibit a high quality of citizenship and character.
Faculty Lead Sponsor: Laura Miller
Assisted by:  Whitley Airington, Karen Brock, Angie Bush, Michelle Medlin