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Boys Tennis is selling Firehouse Pizza Fundraising $aver Cards for $20. The cards entitle purchasers the opportunity to buy one pizza (at regular price) and receive a free pizza (of same or lesser value) 10 times. This is valid at the Normal location and expires on 12/31/17.

If you are interested in purchasing a card, please contact a team member, Jon Friesen at jonfries@me.com or Katy Kraft at katykraft@gmail.com. Checks should be made payable to UHigh. Sales end April 5.

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Summer school 2017 will begin June 5, 2017 and end July 7, 2017. Classes are $200 per class. Complete details are available in the summer school brochure. Registration for U-High students will not begin until April 24. Registration for all other students will begin May 1. When registration opens, students must have a completed registration form and payment in order to register for a class.

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There are nine scholarships available for U-High seniors that require an application submission and review.  Before filling out the application, please read all of the requirements that must be met to be considered an eligible candidate.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Doellman prior to the submission deadline.

Complete the last page of the packet and return it to Ms. Valouche or Ms. O’Connor in the Counseling Center by Friday, April 28.  (Note that the Bernerd I. Lowery Endowed Scholarship requires two letters of recommendation from U-High faculty members and the Troy Hari Memorial Endowed Scholarship requires an essay.  Please submit these with your application.)

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Every year a U-High Physics and Chemistry student is selected for the Barger Physics and Chemistry Awards. With it comes scholarship money. If you are interested in applying this award click on the following link and follow the instructions: Barger Physics and Chemistry Awards. Deadline is Sunday April 9th, 2017.

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Summer is just around the corner and with it comes the opportunity for high school students to be part of the OSF St. Joseph Medical Center Junior Volunteer Program once again.

If you are interested in volunteering at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, please visit the application website (currently inactive) and apply to become a junior volunteer. Applications for junior volunteers will be accepted from April 1-24, 2017.

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Interact’s annual dodgeball tournament is March 25th from 6-8pm. In addition to the athletic contest, there will also be a raffle; prizes include a $50 gift card to Medici, two Vera Bradley bags, and gift cards to Noodles, Cherry Berry, and other awesome locales! All U-High students and parents are welcome, and all profits will go to The Heifer International Foundation and The Baby Fold. 

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U-High Baseball Golf Outing!!!

We are excited to announce the first annual U-High Baseball Golf Outing will take place on Monday, April 17th.  

Event Details

Place:  Ironwood Golf Course 1901 N Towanda Ave, Normal, IL

Time:  1:00pm start with lunch provided at noon

Format:  18 hole scramble format with prizes available

Donation:  $75 per person or $260 if registering as a foursome

All proceeds will support U-High baseball teams with new equipment, pitching machine, and uniform items.

Hurry Now to Register as a Foursome or Individually by Completing the Form and Mail to:

 John Feely
504 N Grove St.
Normal, IL, 61761   

Checks can be made out to:  U-High Baseball

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The Creative Writing Club is currently collecting submissions for the 2017 copy of Brome and Beyond, our school’s literary magazine. Please send all submissions of poetry, fiction, drama, creative nonfiction, comics, music, and art to thepapercutuhs@gmail.com by March 10th. Questions? Ask Ms. Graham! 

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2015-2016 yearbooks are now available for pick-up in the main office. If you haven’t ordered your yearbook for 2016-2017, be sure to get your order in. Want to contribute to the yearbook this year? Use the hashtag #uhsyb to share your Instagram photos with us for the 2016-2017 yearbook. We want to feature your photos on our dividers!

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