Excalibur Knights Eligibility and
1.) During second semester, all current 11th grade students with a 4.0 Overall GPA will be invited to apply to become an Excalibur Knight.
2.) The Overall GPA will be calculated in April/May of 11th grade using the cumulative overall GPA averaged with the 2nd progress report GPA.
3.) Students will be notified shortly after the GPA calculations that they are eligible to submit an application.
4.) All Excalibur Knight applications submitted by May 5, 2017 will be reviewed by a committee and a select number of students will be invited to a final panel interview for consideration.
5.) A maximum of 24 students will be selected to become an Excalibur Knight.
The Excalibur Knights represent San Marcos High School while serving as mentors to younger students and include the following duties:
- Maintain excellent citizenship and grades
- Be a positive role model both on and off campus
- Participate in the June, 2017 graduation practice(s) and ceremony
- Participate in the Freshman Knighthood Assembly
- Spend a day at San Elijo Middle School and/or San Marcos Middle School speaking to 8th grade classes
- Participate in the 8th grade parent night at SMHS
- Lead a mock college application activity in 10th grade classes
- Assist with 8th grade SMHS campus tours.
- Other duties as needed