Dear Compton-Drew Students and Parents,

    The application period for the NJHS Compton-Drew ILC Chapter is now open.


    Only 7th and 8th Grade students with a 3.0 grade point average or better are eligible to apply.

    Applicants are to have no major infractions of school rules and no more than 10 excused absences for the school year. Each applicant will have an in-person interview with the Staff Council.

    The Staff Council of the NJHS will review and select students to be inducted into the NJHS. Parents and students will be notified in writing of all pertinent information regarding the student and his/her preparations and expectations for the Induction Ceremony and what it means to be a member of the NJHS. The induction ceremony will be held in September 2019.

    Make sure your application is complete including the parent’s signature and turn this information by August 30, 2019 by 1:00 p.m.



    Susan J. Reid 



    Susan J. Reid, Principal

    Michael Ferrer, Assistant Principal

    Karen L. Dennis, Administrative Secretary

    Tabatha White  NJHS Advisor

    5130 Oakland Avenue · St. Louis, Missouri 63110 · Phone: (314) 652-9282 · Fax: (314) 244-1756



    Student Name: ____________________________________________________

    Parent Name(s): ___________________________________________________

    Address: ______________________________________

    Zip Code____________

    Telephone: _____________________ (H) ________________________(C)

    Date of Birth: _______________________

    Grade: ____________________


    Parent’s Signature Date


    Please submit this page and the following information to, main office or Ms. T. White in Room 107 on or before August 31, 2018. All information should be enclosed in a folder with the student’s name on the outside of the folder and turned in with the parent’s signature.

    1 page essay on "Student Leadership" (12pt. font)

    Copies of the Report Card (Grade Point Average in Core Subjects)

    1 copy of your Official Attendance Record

    Biographical Sketch – Community Service/Hobbies/Interest/Skills/Goals

     (I suggest that you review all information with an adult before submitting your application.)