National Convention


Where: Your house
When: July 24-29, 2020

NJCL is virtual this year - more information can be found here.


Not exactly clear on the rules for a contest you're taking? Don't worry! All convention contest rules can be accessed here.


Here are the spirit activities for each day of Nationals!

Friday: DIY Spirit Props

Make your own spirit props or signs from things around your house to show your JCL spirit. You may just take a photo of you and your spirit prop or make a video of you using the prop and cheering. Send in your photos/videos here.

Saturday: Clamate!

Make a video of you yelling the Texas chants. Don't use any signage, props, or organization attire. Submit here!

Sunday: Design a T-Shirt

Create a design for a T-Shirt that showcases our state pride and/or this year’s theme for Nationals, quarantine. Any media may be used; photoshop, canva, draw on paper and scan it in, etc. Submit your designs here!

Tuesday: Create a Prop and Tik Tok challenge

  • Create a prop that represents Tuesday’s theme, Summer Spiders and Skeletons or Purple Rain and Golden Slumbers. Submit photos or videos with your prop here!
  • Create a Tik Tok like video, uploading it on Tik Tok is optional, lip synching to the chorus of either Prince’s Purple Rain or the Beatles’ Golden Slumbers. Submit your video here!

Wednesday: Project Greco Roman Runway and Spirit Showcase

  • Make togas, tunicas, pallas, and stolas with other JCLers virtually. There will be Best in Show prizes and other categories for your ancient attire, accessories, and accoutrements. Submit the videos and photos here!
  • In your ancient attire, send in videos or photos of you holding up signs, that proclaim your love for JCL and the Classics, and being “spirited” around your house or yard. Submit your photos or videos here!


Here are the options for the service project this year!

Running for NJCL Office

Anyone interested in running for NJCL office will need to attend and present their application at the TSJCL Board Meeting on June 10th at 2:30 PM. Please contact Kagan Baker for the Zoom link for the meeting.

School Spirit Contest

Is your school interested in sharing the TSJCLove? Submit photographs of your chapter's activities for a chance to win the School Spirit contest. Rules for entering and earning points can be accessed here.

Submit via this form!


Miscellaneous files and forms for the convention can be found here.

Online Exams

Interested in participating in the NJCL Online Exams?

Results and Keys

Can't remember what you won at previous national conventions? Want to see test keys? We've put all the results and keys down below.