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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!
  • Faculty Professional Development Day No School on Friday, April 25th
    Faculty Professional Development Day
  • Thursday, April 24th, 7:00 p.m. Promenade Concert
    Thursday, April 24th, 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 26th, 8:00-12:00, Carnegie Hotel Lower Ballroom Prom Tickets On Sale Now!
    Saturday, April 26th, 8:00-12:00, Carnegie Hotel Lower Ballroom
  • HS Boys Basketball Fundraiser, April 26th, 8:00 - 11:00 Pancake Breakfast at Applebees!
    HS Boys Basketball Fundraiser, April 26th, 8:00 - 11:00
  • TCAP testing! No Bells! Be Very, Very, Quiet!
    TCAP testing!
  • Monday, April 28th, 5:00 p.m. Softball Senior Night!
    Monday, April 28th, 5:00 p.m.
  • Sign up with Ms. Bragg/Ms. Campbell to get your name on the ballot! SGA Vice-President Election
    Sign up with Ms. Bragg/Ms. Campbell to get your name on the ballot!
  • Thursday, May 1st, 11:45-4:15 Sign up Today to Give Blood!
    Thursday, May 1st, 11:45-4:15
  • Due on April 28th Seniors!!! Items needed for Graduation Slide Shows!
    Due on April 28th
  • Nominations taken for May 19th election Foundation Executive Committee Candidates Needed
    Nominations taken for May 19th election
  • Tuesday, May 27th Parents of Seniors - Please RSVP
    Tuesday, May 27th
  • Receive $25 for participation Mothers needed for research project....
    Receive $25 for participation
  • Friday, May 2nd; Pizza at 6:00, Music at 7:00 Musical Entertainment - Come to the Cabaret!
    Friday, May 2nd; Pizza at 6:00, Music at 7:00
  • University School Home Page U S Bucs.com
    University School Home Page

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April 24  Relay for Life raffle tickets on sale, American Cancer Society
April 24  Last day to sign up for SGA Vice-President Candidacy 
April 24  Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
April 24  HS Girls Softball , @Unaka, 5:00
April 24  HS Boys Baseball , vs. West Greene (Thomas Stadium), 5:00
April 24  Rescheduled for 29th!   England Trip  meeting
April 24  Chorus  Promenade Concert, Bud Frank Theatre, free admission, 7:00


April 25
  No School - Faculty Professional Development Day  
April 25  HS Girls Softball , Tiny Day Tournament (Greeneville), TBA


April 26  Prom , Lower Ballroom Carnegie Hotel, 8:00 p.m. to midnight
April 26  HS Boys Basketball Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser, Applebees, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
April 26  HS Girls Softball , Tiny Day Tournament (Greeneville), TBA
April 26  HS Boys Baseball , vs. Chuckey Doak (DH)  (Thomas Stadium), 12 & 2


April 27  HS Girls Softball , Tiny Day Tournament (Greeneville), TBA


April 28  Testing , TCAP K-8 (SPED)
April 28  Senior Information Due, See Details
April 28  SGA Vice-President Election, during study period 
April 28  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
April 28  Senior Night!  HS Girls Softball , vs. Elizabethton, 5:00
April 28  HS Boys Baseball , @West Greene, 5:00


April 29  Testing , TCAP K-8 (SPED)
April 29  First Priority , Room 301B, 7:15 a.m.
April 29  England Trip 2016 meeting, 7th-12th grade, Library, 6:00
April 29  HS Boys Soccer , @South HS, 5:30
April 29  HS Boys Baseball , @Johnson County, 4:30
April 29  HS Girls Softball , @Johnson County, TBA



April 30  Testing , TCAP K-8 (REG)
April 30  FCA , Room 215, 7:30 - 7:50 am
April 30  Testing Training , 9-12 Training 12-1 
April 30  Testing Training , 9-12 Training 3:15-4:15 
April 30  Chess Club , Media Center (Library), 3:30 - 5:00

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May  1  Testing , TCAP K-8 (REG)
May  1  Blood Drive , USchool Gym, 11:45 - 4:15
May  1   Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
May  1  HS Boys Soccer , @Tn. HS, 6:00


May  2  Testing , TCAP K-8 (REG)
May  2   Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
May  2   Spanish Club , Room 012, 3:15 - 4:15
May  2  HS Boys Baseball , District Tournament
May  2  Track , Times News Relays, Sullivan North HS, Kingsport, TN
May  2  Cabaret , Pizza served from 6:00 p.m., Music begins at 7:00 p.m., USchool Gym, cost $8


May 3-9   HS Girls Softball , District Tournament


May  5  Testing , TCAP K-8 (REG)
May  5  Testing , EOC Alg. I, Ballroom Left, 8:15 - 1:00
May  5  Testing , EOC Eng. 11 (III), Ballroom Right, 8:15 - 1:00
May  5   Testing , AP Chemistry, Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May  5   Beta Club , Media Center, 3:00 - 4:00
May  5  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
May  5   Buc Boosters , School Cafeteria, 6:00 p.m.


May  6  First Priority , Room 301B, 7:15 a.m.
May  6  Testing , EOC Alg. II, Ballroom Right, 8:15 - 1:00
May  6  Testing , EOC Eng. 9 (I), Ballroom Left, 8:15 - 1:00
May  6  Testing , AP Computer Science, Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May  6  Track , A-AA Sub-sectionals, Greeneville HS, Greeneville, TN


May  7  FCA , Room 215, 7:30 - 7:50 am
May  7  Testing , EOC Eng. 10 (II), Ballroom Left, 8:15 - 1:00
May  7  Testing , EOC EOC US History, Forum, 8:15 - 1:00
May  7  Testing , AP Calculus AB, MR 1, 8:00 - 1:30
May  7   Chess Club , Media Center (Library), 3:30 - 5:00


May  8  Testing , EOC Biology, 8:15 - 1:00
May  8  Testing , EOC Chemistry, MR 1, 2, & 3, 8:15 - 1:00
May  8  Testing , AP Eng Lit (12), Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May  8  Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
May  8   K-Kid Dinner


May  9  Elementary Field Day
May  9  Testing , AP Eng. Lang. (11), Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May  9  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15


May 12  Testing , AP Biology, Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May 12  Testing , 8th Grade PARCC, Math Block
May 12  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
May 12   Foundation , Media Center, 4:00
May 12   HS Girls Softball , Regional
May 12   Band Spring Concert , 7:00


May 13  Senior Family Picnic RSVP form  due 
May 13  Testing , 8th Grade PARCC, Math Block
May 13  Testing , Algebra II PARCC, 8:00 - 11:30
May 13  First Priority , Room 301B, 7:15 a.m.
May 13  High School Honors Reception, 6:00 - -9:00 p.m. 

May 13-29  HS Student Art Show , ETSU Slocumb Galleries

May 14  Testing , 10th Grade ELA PARCC, 8:00 - 2:00
May 14  Testing , AP US History, Forum, 8:00 - 1:30
May 14  FCA , Room 215, 7:30 - 7:50 am
May 14  Chess Club , Media Center (Library), 3:30 - 5:00
May 14  HS Girls Softball , Regional


May 15  Testing , PARCC Make Up
May 15  Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
May 15   HS Student Art Show  Opening Reception,  Slocumb Galleries , 5:00-7:00
May 15  Track , A-AA Sectionals, CAK, Knoxville, TN


May 16  Testing , PARCC Make Up
May 16  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
May 16  German Club , Room 217, 3:00 - 3:30
May 16   Spanish Club , Room 012, 3:15 - 4:15
May 16  HS Girls Softball , Sectional
May 16 
Play:"Salem’s Daughters”, USchool Gym, Cost $5, 7:00


May 17  Play:"Salem’s Daughters”, USchool Gym, Cost $5, 7:00

May 19   Foundation  election of new officers
May 19  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15
May 19  Track , State Pentathlon/Decathlong, MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN
May 19 
Choral Spring Concert , ETSU Bud Frank Theatre, free admission, 7:00  



May 20  First Priority , Room 301B, 7:15 a.m.
May 20  Track , State Pentathlon/Decathlong, MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN
May 20-23  HS Girls Softball , State Tournament


May 21  FCA , Room 215, 7:30 - 7:50 am
May 21  Chess Club , Media Center (Library), 3:30 - 5:00


May 22  Music Sharing Club , Room 304, 3:00 p.m.
May 22  Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
May 22-24  Track , TSSAA State Championships, MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN


May 23  Glee Club , Room 128, 3:15 - 4:15


May 26  
  No School - Memorial Day Holiday 


May 27  First Priority , Room 301B, 7:15 a.m.
May 27  Graduation Week , Senior Overnight Retreat, depart around 9:00 a.m.
May 27  Graduation Week , Senior/Parent Picnic


May 28  FCA , Room 215, 7:30 - 7:50 am
May 28  Graduation Week , Seniors return at noon
May 28  Graduation Week , Baccalaureate Practice, late afternoon
May 28  Chess Club , Media Center (Library), 3:30 - 5:00
May 28  French Club , Room 217, 3:00 - 3:30


May 29  Middle School Field Day
May 29  Creative Writing Club , Library Computer Lab, 3:00 - 4:00
May 29  Graduation Week , Graduation Practice, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
May 29  Graduation Week , Baccalaureate, 7:00 p.m.


May 30     1/2 Day - Last Day of School - School dismissed at 11:00
May 30  Graduation Week , Cap Gown Picture, Borchuck Plaza (front of Sherrod), 8:45
May 30  Graduation Week , Graduation Practice wearing regalia, Culp Auditorium, 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
May 30  Graduation Week , Graduation Ceremony, 7:00 p.m.
May 30  Graduation Week , Project Graduation (CPA), 9:00 p.m.


May 31  Graduation Week , Project Graduation ends (early morning) 

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June 2 - July 8    No School -  Summer Break



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June  2    No School - Faculty Administrative Day  

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June 2 - July 8    No School -  Summer Break

Break  July  7    No School - Faculty Inservice Day   
Break  July  8    No School - Faculty Inservice Day   


July  9  First Day of School, Academic Year 2014-2015  

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U.S. News Report Silver Award
    

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Congratulations!   U.S. News & World Report has released their annual high school rankings.  University School received the ‘Silver’ medal award, was ranked 5th in Tennessee and was the highest ranking school in Northeast Tennessee University School also received a National ranking of #695 out of 19,411 public high schools eligible for the rankings!   Read Press Release

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Faculty Professional Development Day:  There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday, April 25th  

Announcements

  

  • Testing!  Testing!  Testing!  Be very, very quiet!  Bells will be turned off  April 28th - May 5th, due to TCAP testing


  • Softball Senior Night!  Come out and support our Swinging Senior Lady Bucs on Monday night, April 28th, at 5:00 p.m., when our ladies take on the Elizabethton Cyclones.  Go, Bucs, Go!


  • Parents of Seniors!  You are invited to a Senior Family Picnic on Tuesday, May 27th, at 6:30 p.m., at Pathfinders in Kingsport, Tennessee.  Please return RSVP form  along with cash payment to Ms. Amy Horton at University School by May 13, 2014.


  • Announcing the UH Singers  Promenade Concert in preparation for Prom Weekend.  The event will be held on Thursday, April 24th, at 7:00 p.m., in the ETSU Bud Frank Theatre.  You will hear music featuring favorite classics, beloved American folk songs and fun music from the movie "O Brother, Where Art Thou?"  Bring your prom date to this free night of great choral music.  Start your special weekend off in a special way!


  • Registration information for the 2014 Silverbacks Football league is on the athletic bulletin board.  Ages 12-18


  • Juniors and Seniors:  Don't forget that Thursday is the last day to buy tickets for Prom at school.  Only Seniors at University School are free.  Prom tickets will be sold in front of the office during both lunches and in Ms. Day's room before and after school.  Tickets are $15 a person.  Seniors:  come by the ticket booth to get information on the pictures and to nominate for prom king and queen.  All students attending prom must sign a prom rules form.  They are available at the ticket booth.  If you have any questions, ask Ms. Day
    Prom Portrait Information has now been posted on the Prom Webpage .  The Prom will be held on Saturday, April 26th, on the lower ballroom of Carnegie Hotel, from 8:00 p.m. to midnight.  Students who wish to attend will be required to sign a dance contract.  Please review the Dress Code for the event prior to purchasing prom attire.  See   Prom Webpage  for information


  • Sign up TODAY to donate!!!!  Blood Drive!  There will be a Blood Drive held in the University School Gym, on Thursday, May 1st, from 11:45 am — 4:15 pm.  Give Life, Give Hope!  Set appointment at www.redcrossblood.org or call Ms. Cradic at 439-4361.  Red Cross gift for all students who recruit a donor!  Printable Flyer .  Minors will need a completed Parental Consent for Blood Donation


  • This Friday ETSU is participating in a Relay for Life in support of the American Cancer Society.  This year University School student, Jacob Worley, and his family, have formed a team in efforts to raise money and attention to cancer.  Jacob and his family are doing this in celebration of his 10th year in remission!  To raise money Jacob will be selling raffle tickets for a chance to win one of many prizes.  The prizes total over $1200.  Tickets are $2 a ticket or 3 tickets for $5.  Please see Jacob at any time to ask questions or to get a ticket.  At the end of school on Wednesday and Thursday, April 23rd & 24th, Jacob will have a table outside of the office selling tickets.  Thank you! 


  • Mothers and Family Meals:   Mothers needed to join a discussion and receive $25 cash!  See project details here or contact  about participating


  • Senior Information Needed by April 28th!  The Journalism class is currently working on several videos for graduation.  We are asking seniors to turn in one baby picture, one casual picture and any other pictures they have from high school.

    Also, seniors need to turn in a quote they like and what they are going to do in the future (college, degree, or what they will be doing next year).

    Also, over the next few days we will be filming the I remember when ..... and Thank You videos.  Seniors please be thinking of your I remember when story.

    If possible, could you have the pictures, quote, and plans in by April 28th


  • SGA VP Election:  Sophomores interested in running for SGA Vice-President must sign the campaign rules agreement prior to Thursday, April 24th, in order to be included on the ballot.  If you do not sign up, you will not be included on the ballot!  Please meet in Ms. Campbell's room during study period or after school.  Voting for SGA VP will take place on Monday, April 28th, during study period.  See Ms. Bragg or Ms. Campbell if you have questions


  • Rescheduled!   England Trip:  There will be a meeting on Tuesday, April 29th, in the library, at 6:00 p.m., for any current 7th -12th grade students who are interested in going to England in March, 2016.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Johnson


  • Cabaret!!  Join us for the Cabaret on Friday, May 2nd, in the University School Gym, for a great night of Music and Laughter.  Pizza will be served beginning at 6:00 p.m. and the Music will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Cost is $8.00 for 2 slices of pizza, drink, dessert and a great show. Maximum of $32 per household. Show only is $5 at the door.  Contact Ms. Ross or Dr. Borden for tickets


  • Candidates are being requested to fill positions on the University School Foundation .  The Foundation serves a very important purpose: to operate exclusively for charitable, scientific, literary, and educational purposes and more specifically for the support, improvement, and perpetuation of the University School of East Tennessee State University.

    Nominations will be accepted and voted upon by the membership on Monday, May 19th, according to the bylaws. Please only nominate those who have agreed to be candidates.

    The following eleven positions are available on the Executive Committee (voting members):

    President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Fund Raising Committee Chair, Elementary School Parent Representatives (2), Middle School Parent Representatives (2), and High School Parent Representatives (2).

    Please circulate this message to potential candidates that you may know.

    The University School staff is asked to provide at least 3 faculty members as representatives—one from each school. These are non-voting member positions.

    If you have any questions, please contact , President, US Foundation




  • Summer arts activities and classes are being offered at the brand new McKinney Center for the Arts in Jonesborough for both adults and students!  See Information Flyer



  • Pancakes!!!  Yum!!!  Yum!!! Our High School Boys Basketball team will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser at Applebees, on Saturday, April 26th, from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.  Tickets are only $5 and can be purchased from any High School Boys Basketball team member.  If you have any questions, please contact Coach Penley


  • Senior Parent Volunteers Needed for Project Graduation on Friday, May 30th.  Please see Senior Parent Webpage for more information!

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