The National Society of High School Scholars has announced that Biloxi High School student Reagan Norwood has been selected for membership.
The society recognizes top scholars and invites only those students who have achieved academic excellence. The announcement was made by Society Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, a senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.
"I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice, and commitment that
Reagan has demonstrated to achieve this level of academic excellence," Nobel said. "Reagan is now a member of a unique community of scholars - a community that represents our very best
hope for the future."
Said Society President James Lewis: "Our vision is to build a dynamic international organization that connects members with
meaningful content, resources, and opportunities. We aim to help students like Reagan build on their academic successes and enhance the skills and desires to have a positive impact on the global community."
Membership in the society entitles qualified students to enjoy a wide variety of benefits, including
scholarship opportunities, academic competitions, free events, member-only resources,
publications, participation in programs offered by educational partners, online forums,
personalized recognition items, and publicity honors.
Formed in 2002, The National Society of High School Scholars recognizes academic excellence at the high school level and encourages members of the organization to apply their unique talents, vision, and potential for the betterment of themselves and the world. Currently, there are more than 530,000 society members in more than 160 countries.
For more information about NSHSS, visit www.nshss.org.