Junior Beta Club
What is the National Junior Beta Club? The National Junior Beta Club is an honor organization that recognizes outstanding academic achievement, promotes strong moral character and social responsibility, encourages service to others, fosters leadership skills, and provides settings for you to develop strong interpersonal skills.Who qualifies for membership in the MES Junior Beta Club? 4th and 5th grade students who have earned a minimum of 85% in all classes, demonstrated appropriate behavior in all classes, exemplify strong character and have maintained role model behavior throughout their school career (they have NO discipline referrals, school or bus suspensions) are eligible to apply for membership in the MES Jr. Beta Club.What are the requirements of membership? Each member must pay induction dues, attend monthly meetings, and participate in school and community service hours throughout the school year. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in as many service projects as possible as service is key to leadership development and core to the Beta Club’s Mission.What are the dues for members? There is a one-time fee of $25 collected prior to induction. This includes a $15 national induction fee, and $10 local dues. You may explore National Beta Club’s website at www.betaclub.org to learn more about the benefits that are included in the induction fee.How do I apply for membership? If you are a current 4th or 5th grade student who demonstrates appropriate conduct and earned A’s and B’s in all classes in the semester prior to application, you are eligible to apply to MES Junior Beta Club.
How will I know I have been accepted into the MES Beta Club? Invitations for accepted students and a Parent Letter will be distributed and prospective inductees must pay dues.
- Parent Letter distribution date to be sent no later than: October 25, 2018
- Prospective Inductees Dues must be submitted on or before: November 7th, 2018
When and where is the first Junior Beta Club meeting?
- 5th Grade - Tuesday, October 30, 2018 during lunch in 204C (Dunaway's room)
- 4th Grade - Thursday, November 1, 2018 during lunch in 204C (Dunaway room)
If you have any additional questions, please feel free to email one of us: