Business Honor Society

Business Honor Society


    Business and Marketing Honor Society of New York State

    The West Seneca Business Department wants to recognize those students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in a secondary business/marketing program.


    • Students must be currently enrolled in business/marketing (fall and/or spring)
    • Seniors:  Must complete 3 units in business/marketing by the end of the current school year
    • Sophomores/Juniors:  Must complete 2 units in business/marketing by the end of the current school year (student should be planning to continue for at least one additional credit prior to graduation)

    Minimum Criteria

    • GPA Business/Marketing Courses | 88% or B+ (3.5)
    • GPA Overall | 80% or B (3.0)

    Additional Criteria

    Students selected for recognition will have also demonstrated both in the classroom and through extracurricular involvement:

    • Character (evidenced by teachers attesting to this quality)
    • Leadership (evidenced by committee chair positions, officer/chair or other lead positions in student organizations, civic/community leadership roles, etc.)
    • Service (evidenced by volunteer activities in the school and/or community, etc.)

    Application and Recognition Process

    Students must:

    • Complete an application (39 KB) and submit it to their business department by November 1st.
    • Include two reference forms:
      • One reference must be from a business teacher.
      • Second reference must be from someone who can attest to your character, leadership, and/or service.


    Advisor:  Mrs. Murphy and Mr. Giancola