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Junior Beta Pledge:

I hereby declare that I shall always strive


To be honest and truthful at all times


To maintain a creditable scholastic record


To be of service to my teachers and fellowmen


To conduct myself in a manner to reflect credit upon my school and community.

Junior Beta Information and Guidelines

       The National Beta Club promotes the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students in grades 5-12.

AchievementRecognizing and honoring high academic achievement

CharacterPreparing young people for life and empowering them to be successful

LeadershipDeveloping the leaders of tomorrow

ServiceDemonstrating our motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others

       New member inductions are held in the spring, at the end of the student's 4th grade year.  Students considered for nomination must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.  Student candidates are then screened for induction based on their extracurricular activities, leadership qualities, responsible characteristics, and other character qualities.  Students who meet qualifying criteria may be inducted in 5th and 6th grade as well.

Important Information

Meeting Dates:

  • October 9
  • November 6
  • December 10
  • January 9
  • March 5
  • April 1
  • May 6

District, State, and National Competition Dates:

  • District (6th grade only) - Nov. 9
  • State (4th and 5th) - Jan. 28-29
  • State (6th grade only) - Feb. 3-5
  • National (4th-6th) -  June 19-22

Planned Service Projects (All dates are TBA):

  • Reading Tales to Wagging Tales
  • Food Drive
  • Toys for Tots
  • Blanket Drive for Veterans and others in need
  • Cupcakes for Fireman
  • Nursing home visit
  • Stuff Easter Eggs
  • Lemonade Day

Field Trip:

  • Will be in May. More information to come later.