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Hands on learning with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math
Posted on: May 15, 2018
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What is a STEAM room? It is an educational approach that includes hands on learning with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.  It challenges students to be creative, collaborative and critical thinkers.   The HS Industrial Arts class designed a sign with their plasma cutter.  The sign will be place on the wall outside the STEAM …

band performing
Posted on: May 8, 2018
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For Immediate Release: May 8, 2018, (La Porte City, Iowa) On May 4th, the major UHS music ensembles traveled to Marion High School to perform at the State Large Group Music Festival. This is the annual culmination of the hard work the students put in during the year. Both the Concert Band, under the direction …

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Posted on: April 23, 2018
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On Tuesday, May 1st, the Union High School music department will present its major performing ensembles in concert.  The Concert Band under the direction of Mike Bistline, along with the Concert Choir under the direction of Tim J. Mitchell will present their last concert of the year in honor of the class of 2018.  This …

Posted on: April 12, 2018
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We are wearing Blue in honor of Jake Wilson

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Posted on: April 11, 2018
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Dear Parents: Once again I want to thank you and Union Community for the outpouring of support for the family of Jake Wilson.  We are a proud example of the saying, “It Take a Village to Raise a Child”.  This “village” has come together tremendously to help in this difficult time. Today Mr. Fleshner and …

Suns wearing sunglasses, Last Day of School
Posted on: April 10, 2018
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Superintendent Travis Fleshner announced today that based on action by the Union School Board at their April 9, 2018, meeting, the final day of school for TK-12 students will be Friday, June 1, with an 11 A.M. dismissal. District students will have met the State-mandated requirement for instructional hours and will therefore not have to return for the …

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Posted on: April 10, 2018
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The date for the La Porte City Elementary Fun and Fitness Day for kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade students will now be changed to Friday, May 11.  This will still take place at the La Porte City Elementary playground.  This date is a change to what is on our school calendar.  Our activities will begin at 12:45 and will end …

School buses
Posted on: April 2, 2018
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Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, April 3, Union Community School District will resume normal bus routes.

kindergarten registration kids
Posted on: March 30, 2018
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LPC Kindergarten Roundup – April 20 Packets were sent out recently to parents of perspective 2018-19 kindergarten students for the Union Community School District at the La Porte City Elementary.  If you did not receive a packet, please contact the elementary building at (319-342-3033). The Kindergarten Registration Form, Developmental History Form, and a copy of …

Posted on: March 23, 2018
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The 2nd Trimester Academic Excellence Data is in! UHS Parents – Here is our Academic Excellence Data Table for Trimester 2. We are very proud of all our students for the efforts they put forth in striving for academic excellence. Thank you so much for your support in making Academic Excellence the cornerstone of UHS!!  #UKnighted

Dr. Wise with Union staff
Posted on: March 8, 2018
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Dr. Wise, Director of Education, spent the afternoon visiting classrooms and showcasing some of the great learning opportunities at Union Schools.  

March 2019 KCRG student of the month candidates
Posted on: March 6, 2018
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Union Junior Carter Spore is up for KCRG student of the month. Get your votes in today! Voting can be done here www.kcrg.com/polls/

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Posted on: March 2, 2018
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Union Community School District is proud to announce the launch of a new website! On March 1, Union Community School District launched the new school website as one piece of a larger plan which will allow UCSD to improve communications with students, families and community members. The updated website design and layout is intended to …

Posted on: February 9, 2018
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UHS Parents – Here is our Academic Excellence Data Table for Trimester 1.  Our building goal this year for Academic Excellence Awards is 80%.  As you can see by the table we met the goal with 81.8 % of the student body earning at least one award.  These students will be recognized at an assembly in …

Chamber Choir 2017-18
Posted on: November 10, 2017
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Over the last 18 years, the Union High School Vocal Department has become a regular participant at, oddly enough, all of the state athletic finals. They are not there for their prowess on the field and court but the quality of their voices. That’s right, Union will again be performing the national anthem at a …