Edison NHS

NHS State Convention

February 23rd, 2018

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Edison Preparatory High School

2906 E 41st, Tulsa , OK 74105

For more information contact Gerald Griffin at griffge@TulsaSchools.org

To register online click this link https://www.ccosa.org/index.php?events&a=view&event_id=250

Note you will have to register as a Guest as you cannot actually log into that registration.  Cost is $20 per student.  Sponsors are free!

If you register online please fill out this Convention Registration Form and email it to me at griffge@tulsaschools.org

If you plan on paying at the event I need the  Convention Registration Form filled out and emailed back by February 8th.


Tentative Schedule

State Convention Schedule 2018

8:30 – 9:00 AM                  Registration

9:00 – 10:00 AM                Opening Session

Presentation of Colors

National Anthem

Welcome and Introduction

OANHS Leader Welcome Leslie Frazier

EHS  Welcome Stacy Vinson

10:00 – 10:30 AM              Speaker:  JJ Dossett

10:30 – 11:00 AM              Session 1

11:00 – 11:30 AM              Session 2

11:30 – 12:00 PM              Session 3

12:00 – 12:30 PM              Session 4

12:30 – 1:15 PM                Lunch/Adviser Meeting

1:20 – 1:55 PM                   What defines a Leader

2:00 – 2:30 PM                   Speaker:  Dr. Deborah Gist

2:30 – 3:00 PM                   Awards Presentation

Keynote Speakers


Tulsa Public Schools Dr Gist.


Senator JJ Dossett

 The Sessions for 2018!


Session 1

We have a Dream

What is your dream high school? What would you like to improve or change? This session will focus on these questions, giving you the ability to create a -dream board- for your high school.


Session 2

Bring your Ideas

Meet with other NHS students and exchange ideas about projects and community service events that your National Honor Society has completed.


Session 3

Success through Involvement: Finding your fit

Representatives from the University of Tulsa will showcase how getting involved with different things you’re passionate about can increase your probability of graduation, your GPA, and your satisfaction with college experience.


Session 4

United Nations Excercise

This presentation will explain the Eisenhower High School (EHS) United Nations Exercise and will extend an invitation to other schools to participate.  The event was created at EHS in 1996 to provide students with a venue to exercise group problem-solving skills.  It also enables them to excel by employing knowledge gained in their total academic experience.


Session 5

NHS Leadership

A fun session full of leadership games hosted by Edison Leadership Students.


Session 6

OU Sooner Start

Focuses on leadership skills such as appearance, the perfect handshake, elevator speech, and time management.


Session 7

Delegate Voting Session

Two officers from each National Honor Society should attend this session in order to vote for Video of the Year.


Session 8

Boys State

Waiting on description


Session 9