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