The Johnny Economedes High School National Honor Society (NHS) had their induction ceremony on December 6, 2012, in the Alberto Garza Performing Arts Center. There were 47 new students (25 seniors, 22 juniors) inducted into the NHS that evening. Total membership for the organization is 78. The guest speaker for the ceremony was Dr. Teofilo Ozuna, Dean of the College of Business at UTPA. He spoke about the four areas that guide NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Sponsors for NHS are Clarissa Garza and Gloria Ann Perez.