Spanish National Honor Society

Spanish National Honor Society (Spanish: Sociedad Honoraria Hispãnica) is an academic honor society focused on Spanish language excellence in secondary education The group, which was established in 1953 in the United States is sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese. Each chapter has its own unique name, which is associated with some aspects of the Spanish or Portuguese culture. Each society member must have taken three semesters of Spanish. He/she is required to maintain an “honor grade” or GPA, which correlates with the Society’s mission of high academic achievement. (SNHS Website) Peachtree Academy’s SNHS students participate in an annual Spanish Expo featuring booths, food, music and information regarding a variety of Spanish speaking countries.