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World Language Honor Society

World Language Honor Society

All students enrolled in a world language at Watchung Hills are eligible for induction into one of the five world language honor societies (Chinese, French, Italian, and Spanish).  Nomination and subsequent membership is an honor afforded to each student and is dependent on individual academic achievement in a specific world language.

Below are the academic requirements for nomination and a description of the induction process:

Academic Requirements:

1.      All candidates must have completed at least five consecutive semesters of a world language (enrolled in a level 3 course or higher)

2.      All candidates must have a combined cumulative grade point average of at least 7.9050 out of 9.3000 (non-weighted GPA plus weighted GPA) in the world language.

3.      Induction is open to all juniors and seniors who meet the criteria on a yearly basis.



Induction Process:


1.      Nominees for induction will be posted on the WL website.

2.      The application fee is $20 per honor society, per year. Please use our Pay For It system 

         to complete the online fee. 

3.      Nominees fill out an online application form HERE.

4.      Attendance at the induction ceremony is mandatory.

5.      Inductees who are graduating seniors will receive an honor cord acknowledging their achievement.



This year’s induction ceremony will take place on

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 6 p.m.

as a livestream event on 


Click HERE for a copy of the WL Honor Society Induction program.