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  • Welcome to University School - Home of the Jr. Bucs! Develop. Challenge. Excel.
    Welcome to University School - Home of the Jr. Bucs!
  • Tuesday, May 26th Pickup Orders for Spirit Gear
    Tuesday, May 26th
  • May 26th - 30th Senior Week!
    May 26th - 30th
  • In the Merry, Merry Month of May...Wednesday, May 27 Going to the Park One Day...
    In the Merry, Merry Month of May...Wednesday, May 27
  • Wednesday, May 27th MS Talent Show / Leadership Day
    Wednesday, May 27th
  • Thursday, May 28th Academy / Middle School Field Day
    Thursday, May 28th
  • High School Student Art Show Thursday, Last day for Art Show
    High School Student Art Show
  • Friday, May 29th Middle School Honor's Day
    Friday, May 29th
  • May 29th, 9:30 a.m. Academy Awards / End of Year Celebration
    May 29th, 9:30 a.m.
  • Friday, May 29th, 7:00 p.m. Click on picture to Watch Live Stream of Graduation
    Friday, May 29th, 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 29th, 7:00 p.m., Culp Auditorium Graduation - Class of 2015
    Friday, May 29th, 7:00 p.m., Culp Auditorium
  • June 22nd - 24th Registration/Orientation for 2015-2016 School Year
    June 22nd - 24th
  • U S Bucs.com University School Home Page
    U S Bucs.com


Calendar Links / Recognition

Final Exam Schedule

University School receives TVAAS award from Education Consumer's Foundation, for 1st Place, East Region, Middle Division.  Press Release  
    picture U.S. News & World Report  ranked University School #6 among Tennessee's high schools.   Press Release                         

May 26  Final Exams 3rd Period Exam, 1:05-3:00
May 26  Senior Week , Senior Retreat, 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
         Buses leave UH at 9:00 am
         Buses return to UH at 10:45 p.m.
May 26  Middle School Dollywood
May 26  USchool Foundation T-shirt/shorts order pickup

May 27  Final Exams 6th Period Exam, 10:05-12:00
May 27  Final Exams 7th Period Exam, 1:05-3:00
May 27  K-6 Trip to Willow Springs Park
May 27  Middle School Talent Show/Leadership Day
May 27  Senior Week , Practice for Baccalaureate Service, 3:00-5:00
May 27  Chess Club , Media Center, 3:00 to 5:30

May 28  Final Exams 1st Period Exam, 10:05-12:00
May 28  Final Exams 2nd Period Exam, 1:05-3:00
May 28  Academy/Middle School Field Day , Grades 5-8
May 28  Softball Meeting, USchool Gym, after school
May 28  Senior Week , Senior Class Picnic, 11-1 
May 28  Senior Week , Baccalaureate Service, Grace Fellowship Church, 
               2314 South Greenwood Dr., 7:00 p.m. 

May 29 
1/2 Day of School - 11:00 a.m. dismissal - Last Day

May 29  Final Exams 4th Period Exam, 9:05-11:00

May 29  Middle School Honor's Day, 8:00-11:00

May 29   Academy Awards / End
of Year celebration, 9:30 a.m. 

May 29  Senior Week , Group Picture in Cap/Gown,
        Sherrod steps, 8:30 am

May 29  Senior Week , Grad Dress Rehearsal,
Culp, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

May 29  Senior Week , Graduates line up at Culp,
6:00 p.m.

May 29  Graduation, Culp Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

May 29  Senior Week , Project Graduation, CPA, 9:30 pm - 6:30 am


Break   June  1     No School -  Summer Break Begins!

Break  June  1  No School - Faculty Administrative Day


 June 22 or June 23   Middle School Registration for upcoming 7th and 8th Graders

"Drop in" - Come by the school office from 9:00 -11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

June 24  High School Registration, 8:30 -11:00

June 24  New Student Orientation for Grades 6 – 12 

             9:00am – 12:00pm - New Student Orientation
            12:00pm – 1:00pm - Parents Join Students for Lunch
             1:00pm – 3:00pm – Parents and Students Complete Necessary Paperwork 



  May 30 through July 7 No School -  Summer Break  

Break  July  6   No School - Faculty In-service  Day  

Break  July  7   No School - Faculty In-service  Day  

July  8  1/2 Day of School - 11:00 a.m. dismissal -  1st Day of School for 2015-2016 Academic Year  

                                          ..view entire Event Calendar

calendar Printable Academic Calendar 2015-2016 School Year                      


 Journalism Staff Feature Stories


All about Jasmine Horn 

Ben Ordway: Uniquely Different , By: Olivia Ledford

Bailey Devore: Living Amongst The Dead ,
By: Jasmine Horn

The One and Only Morgan McNeely , By: Haley Dunn

The Life of Cassie Brooks: Star in the Making , By: Becca Fissel

Carolee Mabe:  The Southern Sunshine , By Olivia Ledford

The Best Teacher You'll Ever Have , By Ashlyn Wood

Performing Above the Bar , By Cassie Brooks

The Brilliant and Musical Life of a High School Freshman!,      By Bailey DeVore

The Never-Ending Verse, By Carolee Mabe

The Not-So-Mad Scientist , By Jasmine Horn

Not a Moment Falling "Flat", By Cassie Brooks

Thinking Outside the Tank: Trevor Daniel , By Jasmine Horn

Artistic Ally , By Morgan McNeely

Finding Haley , By Ashlyn Wood

Robin Happel:  A Blossoming Entrepreneur , By Haley Bradshaw

The Cooking Prodigy , By Ashlyn Wood

Summer Break


Last School Day, Early Dismissal:  Friday, May 29th will be the last school day for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.  School will be dismissed at 11:00 a.m. on this day


Summer Break:  There will be No School  from May 30 through July 7th, 2015.    Wednesday, July 8th, will be a half day (early  dismissal at 11:00 a.m.) and will be the 1st day of the 2015-2016 Academic Year.  See Academic Calendar for more information


  • icon Watch Graduation Live!  The 2015 Graduation Ceremony can be viewed live.  View Live Stream of Graduation  


    Graduation will be held on Friday, May 29th, at the ETSU Culp Auditorium, at 7:00 p.m.  Information on Graduation Tickets / Childcare can be found on the Senior Parent Webpage

  • picture Track Team members finish 2nd and 5th in State Meet!  Congratulations to our University School Track team members Jarod Smith, Salter Blowers and Wilson Wade for a fantastic performance during the State Meet.  Way to go, Bucs!!!  View Press Release                   

  • USchool Gear!  The University School Foundation  t-shirts/shorts orders can be picked up on Tuesday, May 26th

  • Strolling through the park in May:  The Field Trip to Willow Springs Park is scheduled for Wednesday, May 27th

  • Middle School  Talent Show/Leadership Day  will be held on Wednesday, May 27th

  • Academy/Middle School Field Day , Grades 5-8, will be held on Thursday, May 28th.  Information on what to wear, what to bring, and schedule can be found on the  Middle School Field Day Webpage  

  • Softball:  There will be a Softball Meeting on Thursday, May 28th, right after school, in the gym.  Any player who is thinking about playing next year, please plan on being at the meeting.  This includes anyone who will be in the 8th grade and up next year

  • Middle School Honor's Day, will be held on Friday, May 29th, from 8:00-11:00

  • Academy Awards / End of Year Celebration will be held on Friday, May 29th, at 9:30 a.m.

  • Final Exam Schedule:  The Final Exam Schedule has been posted

  • Senior  Week Schedule (Tuesday, May 26th-30th), can be found on the Senior Parent Webpage

  • Guidelines for Medication Administration & 7th Grade Immunization Requirements Update:  Please see Nurse Webpage for important updates

                    ......view all Announcements


2015-2016 Orientation / Registration


June 24th, 2015, New Student Orientation for Grades 6 – 12                  

9:00am – 12:00pm - New Student Orientation.  Orientation will provide an opportunity for students to make new friends and acquaint themselves with the school. Please wear shoes appropriate for walking.

12:00pm – 1:00pm - Parents Join Students for Lunch

1:00pm – 3:00pm – Parents and Students Complete Necessary Paperwork for Registration, Pay Academic Fees, Receive Schedule and Locker Number

Please email an RSVP to Ms. Shaw by June 20th, 2015,                                           


Middle School Registration for upcoming 7th and 8th Grader                  

Middle School Registration will be a "drop in".  Come by the school office Monday, June 22nd or Tuesday June 23rd from 9:00-11:30 or 1:00 – 3:00 to pick up your schedule, locker number and pay the $65 Middle School Activity Fee.

High School Registration

High School Registration will be Wednesday, June 24th, 8:30 -11:00.  You will be able to pick up your schedule, locker number, fill out necessary paperwork and pay classroom fees.

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