Tuesday, April 3, 2012
The University City High School students are two of the five first recipients of Dance St. Louis’ Dance Career Awards.
Five middle school and high school students from the city of St. Louis, University City and O’Fallon have been honored for their exceptional talent and dedication to dance, as well as their potential for a dance career, as the first recipients of Dance St. Louis’ new Dance Career Awards. "We are delighted to further Dance St. Louis’ commitment to education by creating this award that will assist students who have shown great commitment and talent, and thereby giving them an opportunity to open their horizons,” said Michael Uthoff, artistic and executive director. A new venture this season, the Dance Career Awards are based on the two intensive three-week education programs that Dance St. Louis conducts every year in urban schools with the …
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
U City High School students win yearbook, newspaper and web site awards.
The winners include: 2011-12 Newspaper 2011-12 utimesonline.com 2010-11 Yearbook
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The 10-year-old U City resident is a political wunderkind.
Whiz Kid: Gabe Fleisher School: Flynn Park Elementary School Class: Fourth grade Accomplishment: Fleisher sends out a daily email, The Daily Rundown, on the politics of the day before heading off to school. Key To Awesomeness: Fleisher was featured in a story in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Tuesday. Click here to read that story.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
UCHS field hockey players recognized nationally.
Whiz Kids: Ellie McCray and Abby Shea School: University City High School Class: Seniors Nominated By: School District of University City Accomplishment: Shea and McCray have been selected for the 2011 Gladiator by SGI/National Field Hockey Coaches' Association High School Academic Squad. Key To Awesomeness: The program recognizes high school seniors who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale through the first quarter of their senior year.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
All the news you need for Tuesday, Jan. 31.
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Send us your favorite achiever and he or she could be the star of U City Patch.
Know a great kid who made Eagle Scout or did your local soccer team take the championship? They may be our next Patch Whiz Kid honoree. Each week, University City Patch will seek suggestions from readers for individual kids, youth groups, teens, and even sports teams that wow us with their accomplishments. We want to hear about these amazing children and teens and select one each week as the Patch Whiz Kid. Submit your nomination in our comment box below or e-mail the information to Maggie.Rotermund@patch.com. Be sure to include all of the following information: A new Whiz Kid profile will run each week. Questions? E-mail University City Patch Editor Maggie Rotermund at Maggie.Rotermund@patch.com.