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Seniors become graduates

Posted by on June 4, 2017 with 0 Comments

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Yearbooks distributed to students

Posted by on May 31, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Tie-Dye brings counter-culture to life

Posted by on May 5, 2017 with 0 Comments

The students in Mr. Alex Mayszak’s U. S. History classes created tie-dyed t-shirts as a culminating activity in their study of the counter-culture movement of the Vietnam War era. Students took white t-shirts and added their choice of dye colors onto the shirts which were tightly bound with rubber bands.  The rubber bands leave the […]

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Fourth quarter JD awards celebrated

Posted by on May 2, 2017 with 0 Comments

The John Deere Harvester Works and United Township High School Partners in Education program honored the second quarter winners of the special recognition award.  The event was held in the library where students, family members, and teachers gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of the award winners. Winners are senior students nominated by faculty members of UTHS […]

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Top readers honored

Posted by on May 2, 2017 with 0 Comments

Five students were rewarded for earning the Top Reader Reward through the Illinois State Read for a Lifetime and Abraham Lincoln Reading Award.  This years top readers are: Autumn Campbell Anna Dasilva Isaac Mojica Tyrzah Scott Johanna Lopez On Monday, May 1, the top readers from UT took a virtual field trip to Amazon.com to purchase books for […]

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“King Thomas” rules Mr. Teen UT

Posted by on April 7, 2017 with 0 Comments

An enthusiastic crowd filled the UTHS auditorium Thursday night to watch Homecoming King Thomas McGehee add another title to his his reign–Mr. Teen UT. After notching wins in both the swimwear and talent contest, Thomas was not only “Mr. Baywatch” and “Most Talented,” but won the overall title of “Mr. Teen UT,” also.  Crowned by […]

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First ever PIR speech event heads to state

Posted by on February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Speech team hits next level

Posted by on February 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Musicians make UT All-State history

Posted by on January 31, 2017 with 0 Comments

Four UTHS students earned the privilege of performing at this past weekend’s All-State music concert in Peoria. Representing UTHS were Kyle Jecks (fifth chair trumpet in jazz band), Hannah Johnson (fourth chair French horn in the honor band), Lauren Larson (first chair piccolo in the honor band) and Alex Verschoore (eleventh chair trumpet in the concert band). […]

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16-17 second quarter JD awards announced

Posted by on January 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

On Tuesday, January 10, 2017, the John Deere Harvester Works and United Township High School Partners in Education program honored the second quarter winners of the special recognition award.  The event was held in the library to accommodate the students, family members, and teachers who gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of the award winners. Winners […]

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