Students Earn Scholarships for their Work on the Veterans Heritage Project

Students Earn Scholarships for their Work on the Veterans Heritage Project

April 10, 2017

We extend our congratulations to Shaelyn Fones (’17) and Riley Goldsmith (’17) who were awarded scholarships for their work with veterans this weekend in Phoenix. Riley received an award of $1,500 from the Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame at their Patriotic Gala. Shaelyn receive a $2,000 grant from the VeteransRead More

UHS Icon Mrs. McDonald Retires from Teaching Full Time

UHS Icon Mrs. McDonald Retires from Teaching Full Time

April 23, 2017

After teaching for thirty-four years, Ms. McDonald will be retiring from teaching full time. Although she is sad to stop being fully plugged into a particular place, she is ready to move onto the next phase of her life. I sat down with everyone’s favorite statistics teacher to learn aboutRead More

2014 In Review

2014 In Review

January 7, 2015

By Joanna Galons Wedding Bells and Engagement Rings: Even before I came to this school, I knew that Mr. Laz and Ms. Hamilton were going to get married. Since we all adore both teachers respectively, it’s needless to say that it was a huge thing for us students. And thenRead More

Come and Get Your Love 2015

Come and Get Your Love 2015

February 13, 2015

As an annual tradition, we asked you to write Valentines, and UHS delivered. Without further adieu, come and get your love! — Robin P. Stay sparkly! Happy Vday Bae -your number one — Sarah C. Remember that time when we studied for the SAT and actually studied? -baes —  Read More

UHS Poetry Slam 2015

UHS Poetry Slam 2015

May 18, 2015

“Slam poetry is meant to be performed.”             This, among other insights and jokes shared by our wonderful Masters of Ceremonies this year truly made the UHS Poetry Slam 2015 a memorable one. As per tradition, each half of the competition would begin with a sacrifice poem. Anastasia Wrenn performedRead More

UHS Model UN Leaves AZ MUN with Four New Awards

UHS Model UN Leaves AZ MUN with Four New Awards

April 11, 2017

If you have ever seen the sign in the basement that reads “Czech us out,” you’ve heard of Model United Nations–but maybe you don’t know what it’s all about. Model United Nations (MUN) is much more than just some club in the basement. MUN is a club where you canRead More