Advisor: Jennifer Byrd, 334-664-4060
Areophagus English Honor Society is an organization to promote the appreciation of literature; discuss works of literature not discussed in classes; gain college class experiences; provide services to promote awareness of literature to the school. Areophagus is the name of the hill directly behind the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. A council of 30 philosophers met there to discuss the issues of the day.
- Must be a Senior (25) or junior (5) with top averages on applications, which measure grades
- Good teacher recommendations
- Must pass tests on reading, attend meetings and projects
Annual events include
- Visit plays at Alabama Shakespeare Festival
- Christmas party to give books to children
- End of the year book swap
$20.00 (includes t-shirt and chord) Fall induction of members.
Mrs. Jennifer Byrd
Contact: Club President (to be elected in the Fall)