The National BETA Club was founded in 1934, and has become the nation’s largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization. It recognizes high academic achievement, promotes character, social responsibility, encourages service involvement to school and community, fosters leadership skills, and provides settings for middle school students to develop interpersonal relationship skills.
The Parkview Baptist School chapter of the National Junior Beta club was established in 1985. Induction takes place in September/October each year. In order to be eligible for Junior Beta Induction, 6th-8th grade students have to earn and maintain a weighted GPA of 3.75 or higher in all classes. Members are required to complete 5 service hours each school year.
National Beta Club Mission Statement
To promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students.
National Beta Club Core Values
Achievement: Recognizing and honoring high academic achievement
Character: Preparing young people for life and empowering them to be successful
Leadership: Developing the leaders of tomorrow
Service: Demonstrating our motto: Let Us Lead by Serving Others.