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Sociedad Hispánica de Amistad

Club Name: Sociedad Hispánica de Amistad


Club Advisor Name: Ms. Reyna


Days/Times Club Meets: Fridays (3:30-4:30pm)


Meeting location: Room 351

 Mission Statement for Club (what the club is about and it's purpose):

The purpose of the Sociedad Hispánica de Amistad is to recognize high achievement in Spanish courses at the middle school level. The Sociedad Hispánica de Amistad is a nationally recognized honor society for students who excel in the study of Spanish. As “Los Campeones” chapter, we want to promote Spanish as a language and culture in LGJ Middle School and the community through Community Service and Celebration.

 Academic requirements:

  • Must be an 8th grade student
  • Must have a Spanish grade of 90 or above
  • Must have 80 average in all subject classes (NO EXCEPTIONS) 

Language Performance:

  • Exhibit a sincere interest and enthusiasm for the language
  • Take risks in communication inside and outside the language classroom 

Cultural Awareness:

  • Display a sincere appreciation for culture(s)

  • Are open minded and accepting of cultural differences

  • Show interest and concern for what is happening in the world

  • Make an effort to be part of activities and events in the community that involve other languages and cultures 

Personal Qualities:

  • Represents the high standards of the LGJ’s 7 Habits of Work and Learning. 
  • Strives to do their best in Spanish classes

  • Values honesty

  • Demonstrates leadership qualities

  • Accepts responsibility for actions/behavior
  • Works well with others

  • Student is optimistic and enthusiastic

  • Shows respect towards others

  • Positive role models