Kentucky Colonel’s 6th Grade Academic Showcase

On Saturday, December 2, four students from University Heights Academy’s sixth grade academic team competed in the Kentucky Colonel’s 6th Grade Academic Showcase at Muhlenberg South Middle School.  Evelyn Cotthoff won first place in both composition and language arts. The quick recall team placed 4th.   Pictured left to right are:  Matthew Couch, Evelyn Cotthoff, […]

UHA’s middle school Robotics Team qualified for state competition in February.

UHA’s middle school Robotics Team is composed of selected  7th and 8th graders who compete with EV3 robots through the First Lego League.  Teams must research a real world problem and propose a creative solution, display teamwork skills, explain the innovative design of their robot, and complete robot missions while working against the clock.  UHA’s team, […]

19 UHA Middle School students participated in the Kentucky Youth Assembly (KYA) in Louisville on November 5-7.

19 UHA Middle School students participated in the Kentucky Youth Assembly (KYA) in Louisville on November 5-7. KYA is a 3-day experiential learning program in which students serve as part of a model state government. KYA offers students the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of issues, develop critical thinking skills, and articulate their beliefs […]

University Heights Academy had three All-Star winners and one Honorable Mention at the 2017 Academic All-Star Recognition Ceremony.

Our scholarship winners were:  Math—Hemangi Patel; Science—Tyler Pratt; Journalism—Lindsey Curtis.  Each received a $2000.00 scholarship.  Brynn Greene received honorable mention for Arts and was awarded a $250.00 scholarship.  Also nominated were Foreign Language—Alli Cundiff; English—Emma Sunderhaus; Social Studies—Cheydan Crump. For the second year in a row, a UHA student was named MVP of all the […]

The University Heights Academy JV Academic team (9th and 10th graders) competed in the annual JV Challenge on Saturday, November 11 at Madisonville North Hopkins High School.

The following students medaled in subject exams:   Composition: 1st—Tori Pratt 6th—Beth Peebles   Science: 1st –Noah Helphenstine 2nd—Jackson Cotthoff 4th—Rohon Desai Math: 4th—Roma Desai 6th—Rohon Desai Language Arts: 6th—Kevli Sheth Social Studies: 2nd—Noah Helphenstine 5th—Roma Desai Arts/Humanities: 2nd—Kevli Sheth   The quick recall team finished in second place, and the team finished in second […]

UHA Students Selected for Murray State University Quad State Honor Choir

The Murray State University Quad State Honor Choir was held November 5th and 6th this year. University Heights Academy had five honor choir participants. Dr. Bradley Almquist, Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at Murray State was the director for the event. Over 800 auditions were submitted this year, and 245 students were […]

Wendy’s High School Heisman State Finalist, Alli Cundiff

UHA senior Alli Cundiff is one of 5 students from Christian County who has been named as a state finalist in the Wendy’s High School Heisman.   The Wendy’s Heisman was established to recognize high-character student athletes who have displayed excellence and integrity both on and off the field.  Alli was nominated by Faye Hendricks […]