Natalie Janae Wright (Courtesy Photo)

Natalie Janae Wright, a Forest Park High School graduate has been inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) of Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). Natalie has a 3.5 GPA at NOVA and was recently accepted into James Madison University, where she will major in finance.

Less than 20 percent of students at Northern Virginia Community College qualify for membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars each year. Students must have a GPA of 3.4 or higher to be eligible for NSCS membership. Membership is conferred by invitation only after careful review by the NSCS Admissions Committee.

Phi Theta Kappa is the world’s largest and most prestigious honor society for two-year college students. Students must have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA and completed at least 12 hours of associate degree course work to be eligible for Phi Theta Kappa membership. Membership is by invitation only.

Natalie also played Women’s Basketball for NOVA. She led the team in rebounding with 9 rebounds per game and second in points per game with 9. She also led the team in field goal percent at 44%.