Archived News & Press Releases

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    2018-2019 school year

    • August 27, 2019 - Bayer Funds Awards University City Schools $24,700 for STEM Education (PDF) 
    • August 22, 2019 - UCHS is working to curb cell phone use in class during 2019-20 school year (PDF)
    • August 6, 2019 - Officials with UCHS to roll out the Red Carpet to Help Welcome Students Back-to-School (PDF)
    • July 23, 2019 - U. City welcomes 12-Year-Old Singer, Author and Anti-Bullying Activist Jhala Angelique (PDF)
    • June 12, 2019 - University City High School to Induct 15 Alumni Into Hall of Fame (PDF)
    • June 11, 2019 - U. City Schools Panel Discussion on Diversity & Inclusion to be held at library (PDF)
    • May 29, 2019 - Debbie Chase Hired as District Liaison to the University City Education Foundation (PDF) 
    • May 28, 2019 - District Welcomes New St. Louis County Special School District Coordinators, Announces Staff Change at Lieberman Learning Center (PDF)
    • May 16, 2019 - UCHS is highlighting our cafeteria workers; brings back U. City Steak for one day only (PDF)
    • May 14, 2019 - Three 2019 UCHS graduates awarded scholarships to attend Mizzou (PDF)
    • April 16, 2019 - UCHS to host award-winning middle school & young adult author Jason Reynolds (PDF)
    • April 10, 2019 - UCHS Students Take Part in College "Signing Day" at STLCC-Forest Park (PDF)
    • April 2, 2019 - UCHS Basketball Coach Works to Turn the Team Around On and Off the Court (PDF)
    • March 27, 2019 - Brittany Woods is opening its “Brittany Boutique” to provide clothing and other items to Students in Need (PDF)
    • March 12, 2019 - JaNae’ Alfred Hired to Lead Barbara C. Jordan Elementary School (PDF)  
    • March 6, 2019 - U. City BOE Passes Landmark Resolution on Social-Emotional Learning and Restorative Practices (PDF)  
    • Feb. 28, 2019 - Sharonica Hardin-Bartley to receive New Superintendent Award on March 27th (PDF)
    • Feb. 27, 2019 - Student-led newscast in U. City expands; Donated Shirts and Neckties available to Aspiring Journalists (PDF)
    • Feb. 26, 2019 - University City schools celebrate Digital Learning Day; Elementary students to Receive Smart Panels in all Classrooms (PDF)
    • Feb. 21, 2019 - Middle and high school students can earn school credit through online learning program “Launch” (PDF)
    • Feb. 19, 2019 - UCHS hosts Ubuntu "I am because We are" community circle on March 5th (PDF)
    • Feb. 14, 2019 - UCHS students organize silent march to remember school shooting victims (PDF)
    • Feb. 13, 2019 - School District of University City makes two important new hires (PDF)
    • Jan. 24, 2019 - Julia Goldstein Early Childhood Education Center honored for sustaining Exemplary Designation (Facebook article
    • Dec. 20, 2018 - Unique Mentoring Event Friday at University City High School (PDF)
    • Dec. 10, 2018 - University City High School Launches New Academy Structure for 2019-20 School Year (PDF) (District News Article)
    • Nov. 28, 2018 - STEM Expo Set for Nov. 28 in University City (PDF) (District News Article)
    • Nov. 20, 2018 - School District of University City Launches Student Newscast (PDF) (Website)
    • Nov. 13, 2018 - University City High School Students Featured in New COCA Exhibit (PDF)
    • Nov. 7, 2018 - Musician Jeffrey Anderson is University City’s Fall 2018 Returning Artist (PDF)
    • Nov. 5, 2018 - University City Schools Hosting Nov. 10 Hiring Fair (PDF) (Website)
    • Nov. 1, 2018 - University City Schools Ready for ‘See Our Schools Week’ (PDF) (Website)
    • Oct. 30, 2018 - University City High School Alumni to be enshrined in Missouri Sports Hall of Fame (PDF) (District News)
    • Oct. 23, 2018 - University City High School Students to Attend Prestigious Lecture (PDF) (School News w/Photos)
    • Oct. 19, 2018 - School Board Commends Student Accomplishments (PDF) (District News w/Photos) (Patch)
    • Oct. 16, 2018 - UCHS Students Receive Academic Letters (PDF) (District News w/Photos) (KMOV)
    • Oct. 11, 2018 - UCHS Hosts "Marvel-ous" Homecoming 2018 (PDF) (District News w/Photos) (Patch)
    • Sept. 12, 2018 - Four-Star Celebration of General Pershing’s Birthday (PDF) (School News w/Photos) (Patch)
    • Sept. 5, 2018 - Jacqueline Woodson Visit Sept. 9-10, 2018 (PDF) (School News w/Photos)
    • Aug. 20, 2018 - Darren’s Lions2Tigers Golf Tournament Sept. 21, 2018 (PDF) (Alumni News) (District News - Board Recognition) (Patch)
    • Aug. 7, 2018 - National Night Out & Back-to-School Rally with 2017 photos (PDF) (District News w/Photos)

    2017-2018 school year

    • May 2, 2018 - UCHS Names Michael Peoples New High School Principal (PDF) (Patch)
    • April 11, 2018 - Thorburn and “Blues for Kids” Score Big for Flynn Park Teacher (PDF)
    • April 10, 2018 - UCHS Students to Take a History Lesson from Hamilton at the Fox (PDF)
    • March 28, 2018 - UCHS Women’s Choir Performs Major Works with The Saint Louis Chamber Chorus (PDF)
    • March 26, 2018 - UCHS Cadet Receives U.S. Air Force Academy Appointment (PDF)
    • March 12, 2018 - CAN'd Aid Foundation Surprises U. City First Graders with New Bikes (& Bike Build Event) (PDF)
    • March 12, 2018 - Teacher Recruitment Takes a Tip from Speed Dating March 21, 2018 (PDF) (Patch)
    • Feb. 1, 2018 - Children’s Author Raquel Hunter is U. City’s 2018 Returning Artist (PDF)
    • Jan 12, 2018 - U City Announces MLK Spirit Awardee (PDF)
    • Oct. 13, 2017 - US Ambassador Palmer to visit UCHS prior to Hall of Fame Dinner (PDF)
    • Aug. 3, 2017 - Oscar-Winning Disney Animator Marlon West to Deliver Keynote at Hall of Fame (PDF)
    • June 20, 2017 - Valeriote Foundation Helps Students Attending Mizzou - July 31 Golf Toruny (PDF)
    • June 6, 2017 - Air Force CyberCamp for Kids - June 12-16 (PDF)