Welcome to SLAVA!
Our students truly appreciate the engaging activities that are a part of our Russian Language classrooms, virtual or in-person, and we hope that SLAVA might be included among the highlights of your language programs.
What is SLAVA? SLAVA, the National High School Slavic Honor Society, serves to recognize excellence and spark interest in the study of Slavic languages among high school students. We would like to introduce ourselves to you and offer assistance in the following areas:
We can help! Please contact us!
President: Betsy Sandstrom, ACTR, ecsandstrom at fcps.edu
Executive Secretary-Treasurer: Olga Gotta, ACTR, actrslava at gmail.com
The DUMA – Regional Vice-Presidents
West: Michele Whaley, michelejwhaley at gmail.com
South: Mary Bordes, MBORDES at saisd.net
Midwest: Johanka Hart-Topkins, jharttompkins at gmail.com
East: Lee Roby, eroby at friendsbalt.org
SLAVA provides a wonderful opportunity for your students to be recognized for their efforts and achievements in studying Russian and other Slavic languages during their pre-college years. We look forward to working with you.
Chapter Application form (.pdf)
Membership Form (.pdf)