National Honor Society Induction 2019
National Honor Society Induction 2019
By Ginger Geoffery


Thirty-six Canisius High School students were inducted into the Robert Bellarmine Chapter of the National Honor Society on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. The induction took place as part of the 2019 Junior Awards Assembly.

National Honor Society membership requires high academic achievement and members must also effectively demonstrate of all four of the qualities held in high esteem by the Society: Scholarship, Service, Leadership and Character. As part of the induction ceremony Owen Huber '20, Brian Cleary '20, Evan Popat '20, and Jahare Hudson '20 (pictured above) each lit a candle representing one of the four qualities.

The 2019 inductees to the Robert Bellarmine Chapter of the National Honor Society are:

  • Josiah Borgstede
  • Joseph Burgio
  • Brian Clarey
  • Tyler Coy
  • Matthew Fisher
  • Samuel Harig
  • Christopher Heitzhaus
  • Owen Huber
  • Jahare Hudson
  • Sean Jones
  • Emmett Joyce
  • Layth Khan
  • Steven Kuklich
  • Tyler Lane
  • Christopher Lenahan, Jr.
  • Connor Long
  • Cory Margarucci
  • Rory McClenahan
  • Zachary Mecca
  • David Miller
  • Jeffrey Mueller
  • James Oh
  • Santino Panzica
  • Joseph Paterson
  • Evan Popat
  • Luke Read
  • Thomas Riker
  • Braeden Rottner
  • Alexander Seifert
  • Alexander Setteducati
  • Daniel Sippel
  • Jinho So
  • Jack Stube
  • Samuel Sullivan
  • Owen Wurst
  • Aleksander Zablotski


National Honor Society pledge:

I pledge to maintain high scholastic standing,

to hold as fundamental and worthy

an untarnished character,

to endeavor intelligently and courageously

to be a leader,

and to give of myself freely in service to others.

In so doing, I shall prove myself worthy

of a place in the National Honor Society.


I pledge myself,

always to seek the light of truth,

to hold scholarly habits,

to engage in worthy service,

and to lead forward in all things

that shall advance the welfare of Canisius High School.


Class of 2020 National Honor Society Inductees

Several other Canisius students received awards, recognition, and scholarships during the assembly. Click here to see photos from the event.