The purpose of the National Honor Society shall be to create enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulate a desire to render service, to promote worthy leadership, and to encourage development of character in the students of RHS. Meetings are held during Activity Period. There are a number of membership requirements. Membership is granted only to juniors or seniors selected by the faculty advisory council and based upon outstanding scholarship, character, leadership, and service. To be considered, students must have a cumulative 3.5 or above grade point average, enrolled in at least one advanced class per year, have had no at-home suspensions or been involved with no serious violations of civil law, belonged to at least three clubs, organizations, or special rallies. All eligible interested students are given a Student Activity Information Form to be completed. Candidates become members when inducted at a special ceremony. Dues are $15.00 which are to be paid before induction.