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  • Fall Break - coming soon! Fall Break - September 11th - October 1st
    Fall Break - coming soon!
  • Friends, Field Trips and Fun!!! Intersession at Girls Inc., September 11th - 26th
    Friends, Field Trips and Fun!!!
  • Class portion, September 15 - October 1 Driver's Education Course offered during Fall Break
    Class portion, September 15 - October 1
  • HS Boys Basketball Fundraiser, September 26 Bowling over Break! Cosmic Bowling! Win Prizes!
    HS Boys Basketball Fundraiser, September 26
  • Please return certificate after break Kindergarten and 7th Grade - Certificate of Immunization needed by October 2nd
    Please return certificate after break
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banner Driver's Ed,  Sept. 15 - Oct.1. Information 


September 11 - October 1 
  No School -  Fall Break

Break 
September 11-26  INTERSESSION!!  Girls Inc. Johnson City, 8:00 - 5:00



Break 
September 15  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Break  September 15 - October 1
Driver's Education/Training, classroom portion
Break  September 15  
Golf , Region Tournament


Break 
September 17  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Break  September 18  HS Cross Country , Raider Run
Break  September 18  MS/Elem Cross Country , Raider Run, Kingsport, TN


Break  September 20  Military Service Academy Day, More Information


Break  September 22  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Break  September 23   HS Girls Soccer, vs. Sullivan Central, 6:30


Break  September 24  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Break 
September 26  Cosmic Bowling Fundraiser,  H S Boys BB , Holiday Lanes5-9 pm


Break  September 27  HS Cross Country , Bristol Cross, Bristol, TN
Break  September 27  MS/Elem Cross Country , Bristol Cross, Bristol, TN


Break  September 29  HS Boys Basketball Conditioning, Brooks Gym, Room 108, 10:00-11:45 am
Break  September 29  
HS Girls Soccer, vs. South, 6:00


Break  September 29  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Break  September 30   HS Girls Soccer, vs. Happy Valley, 6:00

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Break 
October  1  - October 27  HS Boys Basketball Conditioning, Brooks Gym, Room 108, 10:00-11:45 am


Break  October  1  MS Girls Basketball Open Gym, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


September 11 - October 1   No School -  Fall Break


October  2  First Day of School after Fall Break

October  2  Kindergarten / 7th Grade Certificate of Immunizations due
October  2  Testing Registration , PSAT (pre-SAT) registration begins
October  2  Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30
October  2   Baseball  fundraiser, Logan's Roadhouse, 3112 Brown's Mill Rd, JC,
                   4:00 p.m. - closing 


October  3  French Club , Room 217, after school
October  3  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15 


October  4  Green Club  hike to Fire Tower on Buffalo Mountain


October  6  Testing , EXPLORE exam, eighth graders
October  6   Beta Club , Media Center, 3:00 to 4:00
October  6  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15 
October  6  Buc Boosters , School Cafeteria, 6:00 p.m.


October  7  Testing , PLAN (pre-ACT), all Sophomores 
October  7  
HS Girls Soccer , @Elizabethton, 6:00

October  8  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:30 to 5:00


October  9   Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM) Classes Begin
October  9  Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30
October  9  Green Club , Room 128, 3:15 p.m.
October  9  Senior Night!  HS Girls Soccer , vs. Crockett, 6:00


October 10  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15


October 11   HS Cross Country , Trail Blazers, Gray, TN
October 11   MS/Elem Cross Country , Trail Blazer (MS Regional), Gray, TN


October 13  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15 
October 13  Foundation meeting, Media Center, 4:00 p.m.


October 15  Testing , PSAT (pre-SAT), recommended for Juniors
October 15  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:30 to 5:00


October 16  Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30


October 17  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15 

October 18   MS/Elem Cross Country State, Victor Ashe Park, Knoxville, TN
October 18  Tri-Cities Financial Aid Night / ETSU Open House


October 20  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15


October 21  College Visits , 11:30-12:30 Vanderbilt University
                                            (only DE students may go at 11:30)



October 22  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:30 to 5:00


October 23  Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30
October 23   HS Cross Country , HS Regional Meet
October 23   MS/Elem Cross Country , , Gray, TN


October 24  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15 


October 27   HS Boys Basketball Tryouts
October 27  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15  

October 29  College Visits , Northeast State, 12-1
October 29  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:30 to 5:00


October 30  Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30
 

October 31   No School - Faculty Professional Development Day
  

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November  1  HS Cross Country , HS State Meet
November  1  Tri-Cities Financial Aid Night / ETSU Open House

November  2  Daylight Saving Time Ends - Set Clocks Backward One Hour

November  3   Beta Club , Media Center, 3:00 to 4:00
November  3  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 to 4:15
November  3  Buc Boosters , School Cafeteria, 6:00 p.m. 

November 4   College Visits , 12-1 University of Alabama-Birmingham

November  5  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:30 to 5:00

November  6   Yoga Club , Room 217, 3:15 to 4:30
November  6  Baseball  fundraiser, Logan's Roadhouse, 3112 Brown's Mill Rd, JC,
                  4:00 p.m. - closing 

 

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Fall Break / Parent Teacher Conference
 

bannerFall Break:  Please note that there will be No School from Thursday, September 11th through Wednesday, October 1st.  The first day of school after Fall Break will be Thursday, October 2nd.  Please see Academic Calendar for more information

Announcements
  • Middle School Girls Basketball will hold open gym during break on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm



  • Fall Break is Here!   INTERSESSION!!!!  At Girls Inc. Johnson City, September 11th - 26th, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Friends, Field Trips and Fun!!!  See Miss Kaley for details (423) 767-3235



  • picture Congratulations to University School Golf team , who came in second as a team with a score of 324, and Nick Sewell came in second overall individually with a score of 72.   picture Nick, a senior here at UH was named Co-MVP for District 1 A/AA Golf and qualified to play in the Regional Tournament next Monday, September 15th, at Links Hills in Greeneville.  picture Haley Bradshaw, also a senior at UH, qualified for the Regional as an individual with a score of 94. So proud of our Swinging Bucs!!!  Read Press Article / Photos

 

  • Attention:  All High School Girls interested in playing Basketball, there will be Open gym in the school gym, starting Monday, September 8th, from 4 - 5:30.  High School Girls Basketball 



  • picture Congratulations to the Boys Middle School Cross Country team for their win at the 8th annual Run-Fer-Da-Hills meet in Bristol.  Jeb Jones - Boys 1st finisher, Chloe Cradic - Girls 1st finisher, and Nick Daniel - 1st finisher in Elementary.  Way to go, Bucs!!!



  • picture Congratulations to the men's and women's High School Cross Country team who had a strong showing in South Carolina.  The women's team was led by Cora Allison followed by Bekah Owen, Ashley Daniels, Chloe Graves and Grace Owen.  The men's team was lead by Pablo Rivas, followed by Cannon Pack, Cooper Pack, David Fragerberg, Lewis Wessner, Nick Pohlgeers, Caleb Turner, Ramiro Rodriguez, James Briest, and Kalin Sokell.  Way to go team!



  • icon On Saturday, September 20th, Congressman Phil Roe will be hosting a Military Service Academy Day for students and their parents who would like to learn about the educational opportunities available at the United States Service Academies and through collegiate ROTC programs.  The event will be held at Walters State Community College, located at 500 South Davy Crockett Parkway, Morristown TN.  Registration begins at 9:30 a. m. and the event will run until noon.  Printable Flyer


  • Bowling over Break!   The University High School Boys' Basketball team will be hosting Cosmic Bowling on Friday, September 26th, from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m., at Holiday Lanes in Johnson City (across from Target).  There will be *tons* of prizes such as passes to Trampoline Park, Gatlinburg attractions, gas card, manicures, passes to Grab Some Fun Airsoft, movie tickets, restaurants, The Mall, and more......TWEET TWEET TWEET!!!   ALL TICKETS CAN WIN PRIZES!  NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN!  GRAND PRIZE BEATS PRO BY DR. DRE------ $399 VALUE!  Tickets are only $15 and can be purchased from any of our UH Bucs Basketball players.  Everyone welcome:) TEXT 797.0876 for details.  Printable Flyer




  • Attention:  All High School Boys interested in playing BASKETBALL this season: Conditioning will begin September 29th & October 1st, from 10:00-11:45 a.m. both days.  The following week, conditioning will take place each day after school leading up to tryouts on October 27th.  Attendance is expected of all boys wanting to tryout this season.  Meet in Brooks Gym, Room 108 (weight room).    All players MUST have a  current physical AND  concussion Form on file with the school before participating. See or e-mail Coach Penley ( ) with any questions.  High School Boys Basketball 


  • Kindergarten & 7th Grade immunization requirements:  Parents please note that University School must have a Certificate of Immunization completed and returned before October 2nd.  The following information details what is required: 

    Printable Immunization Requirement Information

    Printable Copy of Certificate of Immunization (example)


     
  • PLAN Testing for Sophomores:  The PLAN (pre-ACT) will be taken by all Sophomores during the school day on Tuesday, October 7, 2014.  The PLAN is a mandatory exam required by the state and is administered free-of-charge.  The PLAN gives predictor scores for the ACT, as well as excellent study information for obtaining the best possible score on the ACT 


  • PSAT Testing for Juniors:  The PSAT (pre-SAT) will be given on October 15, 2014 and is recommended for Juniors as excellent practice for the SAT.  The PSAT must also be taken in the Junior year in order to qualify as a National Merit Scholar.  Although the PSAT is recommended for Juniors, registration is open to other grade levels as well.  The PSAT will provide a predictor score for the SAT as well as study information.  The cost for this exam is $17 (checks payable to University School only).  Students must register with Ms. Robinson and pay for the exam at the time of registration.  Students may register between October 2 and 13—no earlier.  Registration will be on a first come, first served basis and will open to other schools on October 3


  • Tri-Cities Financial Aid Night / ETSU Open House will be held on October 18th and November 1st.  There will be presentations from ETSU financial aid office, scholarship office, and the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation. These information sessions will be from 1:30-2:15 pm and 2:30-3:15 pm on October 18th and November 1st


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