Inside PRIDE News

  • Spiller Chosen as one of The Power 100

    Join us in congratulating Gary Spiller, District executive director of Student Services and Innovations, for being named one of The Power 100 in St. Louis. He will be recognized on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Click on headline for more information including tickets.

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  • Sharing with UMSL Students

    Debra Tolliver-Nash, instructional aide at Julia Goldstein Early Childhood Education Center, shared about her career path with UMSL students during their African Alumni Association's "Dinner with 12 Tritons." Click headline for more details.

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  • Adding It Up Conference

    Entusiastic U. City math educators and leaders attended Carnegie Learning's Adding It Up StL conference with customized learning workshops, participant-driven sessions and dynamic keynotes designed to help grow their mathematical minds and add to their toolbox of teaching strategies. (Click on headline for more information.)

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  • STEM IQ Leadership Retreat

    This summer, a team of U. City educators attended Wash. U.'s 2017 STEM IQ (Integration Quality) Leadership Retreat to learn and create STEM-based Pillar Learning Experiences using the 5E's (engage, explore, explain, elaborate and evaluate) that is specifically targed for middle school students. This year's goal is to embed one STEM-based Pillar Learning Experience into the 7th and 8th grade science curriculum each semester. (Click on headline to read more.)

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  • STEM-capable teachers

    Our very own Rubina McCadney, BW, is pictured and highlighted in a WashU Institute for School Partnership article about STEM-TQ. Nine U. City teachers attend this summer professional learning opportunity, and will continue the year-long learning. (Click headline to read the full story.)

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District News

  • UCHS Names Peoples as New Principal

    Michael Peoples, formerly associate principal at Hazelwood East High School, has accepted the position of principal at University City High School. UCHS PTO is hosting a Welcome Reception on May 16. Click headline to read more.

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  • Tied to Greatness Tie Drive

    UCHS new Principal Michael Peoples launches “Tied to Greatness” Tie Drive for 2018-19 school year. Distribution of ties will help build self-esteem in students. Click headline to read more.

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  • U. City Schools to Host TEDx Event

    On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, U. City Schools will host TEDx "Delmar LoopED” panel event. Limited seating. Registration required. Click headline to read more including biographies of the presenters and for registration link.

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  • Summer Internships Wanted

    Workforce prep trained UCHS students are seeking internships across a variety of fields. If your office/business has a need for a summer intern, click headline to read more.

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  • U. City Youth Summer Jobs Program

    matches qualified University City students (aged 16 years and older) with participating U City businesses the 2018 U. City Youth Summer Jobs Program is in its fifth year. Student application deadline is April 17. Click headline to read more. 

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  • District Hosts Annual Honorees & Retirees Celebration

    Join us in congratulating to this year's awardees on May 10. This event is free and open to the public. Seating limited. Click headline for more details including names of awardees.

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  • Curriculum and Instruction Open House

    Learn about and provide feedback on new curriculum resources, Galileo along with Title I and other curriculum and instruction updates. Come by McNair Board Room any time 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Wed., May 9, 2018. Join us for one of the brief Overview Presentations that begin at 7:30 a.m., noon and 6 p.m. Click headline to read more.

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  • Quest and AFS Opens Doors for Students

    Thanks to Quest & AFS, UCHS junior Malike Harris prepares to travel in June 2018 to meet his host family in Italy, as UCHS exchange student Izabella (Iza) DePaul Broga is preparing to return to Brazil. Click headline to read more. 

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  • UCHS Students Lead a "Walk for Water"

    At noon on April 21, a group of UCHS students and teachers embarked on a water walk to raise awareness. Click headline to read more and link to support their efforts.

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