The National Beta Club is the largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization in America. For more than 80 years, it has prepared today’s students to be tomorrow’s leaders. The organization has helped nearly seven million students learn how to make a life for themselves – and since 1991 has awarded over $5 million in scholarships. From U.S. President Bill Clinton to current professional basketball player Kevin Durant, Beta members continue to lead long after their high school days are behind them.
Mission Statement – To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students.
Achievement – Recognizing and honoring high academic achievement
Character – Preparing young people for life and empowering them to be successful
Leadership – Developing the leaders of tomorrow
Service – Demonstrating our motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others
Yearly activities include, but are not limited to:
Red Day – Annual fundraiser for heart disease research
Blue Day – Fundraiser for Daniel Jacobs’ foundation to
Autism Awareness Penny Drive
End of Year Retreat
Philippa Schuyler’s National Junior Beta Chapter requirements:
Open to 5th and 6th grade students
An overall average of 90 or higher
Excellent or Satisfactory conduct
Feel free to visit the official website or contact the school for more information.
National Junior Beta Club