Hawthorne Elementary School in Middle River will launch its first-ever chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society during a special induction ceremony for new members at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19.  

Membership in the National Elementary Honor Society is considered one of the highest honors that can be awarded to students - inductees are selected based on their accomplishments in the areas of scholarship, responsibility, service and leadership.

Hawthorne Elementary is located at 125 Kingston Road in Middle River. For details on the Feb. 19 ceremony, call Yvonne Barhight, at 410-887-0138.