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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Henrichs

Posted by on May 15, 2015 with 0 Comments

  UTHS math teacher Mrs. Judy Henrichs has been teaching for 23 years, and is retiring at the end of this year.  Here is how she answered our Teacher Feature questions: 1.Where did you grow up and go to high school and college? I moved a lot while I was growing up.  In fact, I […]

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Most recent JD Award winners recognized

Posted by on May 13, 2015 with 0 Comments

  Last Tuesday, May 6, 2015, the most recent John Deere Award winners were recognized in a ceremony in the UTHS library. Dr. Jay Morrow, UTHS superintendent, and Mr. Stacey McCoy, Manager of Labor Relations at Deere-Harvester Works, presented the awards to the students.  Mr. McCoy was participating in his last ceremony as he is moving […]

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2015 Prom court announced

Posted by on May 11, 2015 with 0 Comments

  Members of the 2015 Prom court were announced at United Township High School.  All members have to be nominated, and then seniors and faculty vote on the students to narrow it down to ten male and ten female students. From these twenty students, the junior and senior classes will vote for king and queen […]

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Super-State band performance streamed live Saturday a.m.

Posted by on May 8, 2015 with 0 Comments

The United Township high School band has been working hard in preparation for the Super-State Band Festival, an invitation-only festival for the top concert bands in Illinois. Along with plenty of direction from Mr. David Maccabee, UT band director, students received additional training from Mr. Thomas Leslie, University of Las Vegas Band director, as he critiqued the […]

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Academic Achievement Awards held tonight

Posted by on May 6, 2015 with 0 Comments
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Navy Week invades UTHS

Posted by on May 5, 2015 with 0 Comments
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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Posted by on May 5, 2015 with 0 Comments
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Shakespeare on the stage (sort of) at UT next week

Posted by on April 27, 2015 with 0 Comments

by Aeris Smith The spring play for United Township High School is “Get Bill Shakespeare Off the Stage” and is being directed by English teacher Ms. Sheila Ahuja, with technical direction by retired English teacher and huge Shakespeare fan, Mr. Bob Hanske. It is a serious comedy about teen issues set in present day around […]

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Teacher Feature: Mrs. Rosenthal

Posted by on April 23, 2015 with 0 Comments

Mrs. Susie Rosenthal has been a health and PE teacher, PE department head, and Dean of Students at UTHS, and is currently in her final year after a 33-year career.  She shared her answers for the “Teacher Ten” questions: 1.  Where did you grow up and go to high school and college? I went to […]

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UT athletes sign intent letters

Posted by on April 23, 2015 with 0 Comments

It was signing day at UTHS today as sixteen senior athletes signed their letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at various colleges. From Ryan Meridith signing with Division I Drake University to several students committing to local community college programs, these UT students solidified their college plans with the stroke of a pen […]

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