University School welcomes our new faculty/staff members for the 2014-2015 school year:
Ms. Bettina Chirica, 2nd Grade Instructional Aide, MS Health
Ms. Lindsay Lester, 5-6 Academy Instructor
Ms. Melody Workman, Interim 4th Grade Instructor
Mr. Roger Campbell, School Day Custodian
Mr. Samuel Smith, High School Spanish Instructor
Ms. Sky Bridges, High School French Instructor
Read Faculty/Staff Awards 2014 Press Release for more information
Congratulations to Ms. Jill Janaitis, recipient of the University School Teacher of the Year Faculty Award , presented at the Clemmer College of Education Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014, at the Carnegie Hotel.
Mr. Mike Tolley, University School was given an award for Outstanding Facilities and Maintenance Staff.
University School Graduate Student Awards presented at the ceremony were given to Brittany Metcalf, Graduate Student Assistant, and Jordan Badgett, Outstanding Student Worker.
Congratulations to Ms. Mary Myron, University School Kindergarten Instructor, for authoring a Blog Article on the National Science Teacher's Association Website!! The article, "Kindergarten teacher shares her class' bird investigation" was published on January 23rd, 2014, on the NAEYC Early Childhood Science Interest Forum Blog. Proud of our instructors who share their expertise with other Early Childhood Educators!
University School receives "Award for Performance" , designated among the top 5 percent of schools in Tennessee for overall achievement!!! Out of five possible levels denoting each school's effectiveness in three areas of instruction, University School received perfect scores in literacy, math and overall, meaning the students made outstanding gains on the TCAP tests. Click here to read news articles