Announcements

 

 

  • Faculty Professional Development Day:  There will be No School on Friday, January 30th, due to Faculty Professional Development



  • trophy Middle School Boys Basketball 2nd Place Victory!  Congratulations to our Middle School Boys Basketball team for taking 2nd place in the Conference!!!  So very, very proud of our Athletic Bucs!!!!


     

  • trophy Middle School Girls Basketball 3rd Place Victory!  Congratulations to our Middle School Girls Basketball team for taking 3rd place in the Conference!!!  So very, very proud of our Graceful, Jr. Lady Bucs!!!!






  • Children's Poetry Contest:  Theme:  "A Smell that Brings Back Happy Memories";  The Washington County Public Library is hosting their 3rd annual Children's Poetry Contest.  The contest is open to students in Kindergarten through 5th grade.  Entries will be accepted at the Jonesborough or Gray Branch libraries from January 20th through February 6th.  See Informational Flyer



  • Group Swim Lessons:  Water Babies and Group Swim Lessons will be offered at the ETSU Basler Center for Physical Activity.  Registration is accepted through February 1st.  See Informational Flyer or view ETSU Campus Recreation Website for more information

     

  • Parking Lot 28 Closed on Friday:  Lot 28 (between Gilbreath Hall and Dossett Hall) will be closed on Friday, January 30th, to reserve parking for community guests attending the State of the University Address which begins at 3:00 p.m.


  • Driver's Education possibly offered during Spring Break:  Driver Training, Inc.  is interested in offering a class for University School students during our Spring Break, during the week of March 9th - 13th. Students would attend class from 9:00-noon. The afternoon would be individual driving time. These times will be arranged on the first day of class. The cost is $350. For the class to make, they need a minimum of 10 people. If anyone is interested, they need to call the office and let us know. We'll keep a list of students who are interested and we'll call them to confirm that the class made or is cancelled due to not enough people signing up.  See  Driver Training, Inc. Website for more information



  • Bucs Live University Experience:  East Tennessee State University is excited to announce a new college immersion weeken d experience for high school seniors interested in pursuing a pre-health degree program. BLUE (Bucs Live University Experience) Weekend will introduce these students to the many health degree programs offered at ETSU while also providing them an opportunity to experience "life on campus."  The event will take place will take place during our Spring Break, March 27th -28th.  Please see Ms. Shaw if you would like to be nominated for this event



  • Testing Calendar:  A "tentative" Spring Testing Calendar has been posted.  Juniors, please note that there are some mandatory tests that you must take, even if you are a dual enrollment student.  If anyone has any questions, please see Ms. Shaw




    REGISTRATION is open till February 1st
  • calendar Due to testing the May 1st Faculty Professional Development Day has been moved to April 24th. May 1st will be a normal school day.  Please see Revised Academic Calendar for more information






  • picture How about those Bucs!!!!  Congratulations on our High School Boys and Girls Basketball teams on picking up two victories against both Cloudland and Providence!  Read Press Release










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  • Lost and Found:  Several items of Jewelry have been added to Lost and Found .  Have you LOST ANYTHING this school year? Please come to the office and leave a note for Officer Hudson



  • K-6 Field Trip to see ETSU Lady Bucs!  Our K-6th grade classes have been invited to join the ETSU Women's Basketball Team for Education Day on February 2nd, from 10:30 – 1:00. We will watch the Lady Bucs play a game against Chattanooga and learn about college athletics. Students need to bring a brown-bag lunch to enjoy at the game.  It promises to be a fun and exciting day!   We would love to have parents join us if you are able. The student tickets are free of charge, but parents will need to buy a $5 ticket at the door to get in.  Go, ETSU Lady Bucs!



  • Pancakes!!!!  Our University School Key Club will be co-sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast with the Johnson City Kiwanis Club on Saturday, January 31st, from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m., at the Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert Street, Johnson City.  Tickets are $7 per pserson.  Come and join us for a yummy Saturday morning breakfast!!!!  Informational Flyer




  • Pink Night:  We will be having a "Pink" Night for the basketball teams on Tuesday, February 3rd at Brooks Gym. Wear pink and support Cancer Awareness!



  • Blood Drive:  There will be a Blood Drive at University School on Thursday, February 12th, from 11:45 - 4:15.  Appointments can be set at redcrossblood.org or call Ms. Cradic at (423) 439-4361.  See Informational Flyer for more information.    Minors will need a completed Parental Consent for Blood Donation .  Red Cross Gift for all students who recruit a donor!  5,600 times a day someone receives a unit of Red Cross blood.  Will you donate 1 of them? 



  • Teens for Jeans:  Do you have new or gently used jeans that you don't wear?  Bring them in and put them in the bin by the office and donate to Teens for JeansLast day for Jeans Drive is Friday, February 13th



  • Re-enrollment Forms due February 27th:  Students, are you planning to continue enrollment at University School?  If so, please complete the re-enrollment form , sign, and return it with the nonrefundable $75 material fee (per student) to at University School by 4:00pm, Friday, February 27, 2015.  If you do not respond by February 27, we will assume you will not be returning for the 2015-2016 school year, and your opening will be filled at the time of the drawing



  • Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 School Year.  Applications will be accepted through 4:00 p.m. on  Friday, February 27th, 2015.  Please see Future Students section for more information



  • 2014-2015 Yearbook:  Have you ordered your yearbook?  Don't forget that the deadline for ordering a copy of the yearbook for this school year is March 2nd.  See Journalism Webpage for more information



  • Wanted!  Pictures of students participating in outside activities!  Please send Ms. Hammonds any pictures that you have of our students participating in "outside of school" activities for the 2014-2015  yearbook.  Thanks!



  • Parents, please take a moment now to review our school Inclement Weather Policy:

    icon Schedule Change Policy:  University School will close if Johnson City Schools close for inclement weather. University School will also close for inclement weather if ETSU is closed.  More information can be found on our Schedule Changes Webpage