Student Council's goal is to develop good citizenship in the student body, to provide purposeful direction of student activities, to provide a forum for student expression, and to assist in the management of student concerns.
NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, Character, and Citizenship. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1929. Invitations are sent out to qualifying students, and an induction is held in the Spring.
Mr. Dietrich and Mrs. Miller are the advisors for Robotics club. This club meets after school and participates in local competitions. Students design, build, and program robots using Lego Mindstorms to competition specifications.