UHA has been notified that Beth Peebles, a seventh grade student at University Heights Academy, qualified for State Recognition in the Duke University’s Talent Identification Program (TIP) and for the Center for Summer Studies. Beth took the ACT test in February, and her composite score of 21 earned her this honor. Congratulations Beth!
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UHA JR BETA STUDENTS EARN OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP SCHOOL AWARD Beta Student Leadership Summits define the qualities and achievements that students need to complete in order to be ready to enroll, persist, and succeed in college, post-secondary training opportunities, and gain entry into meaningful careers. The UHA Jr. BETA officers attended one of these summits in […]
UHA Middle School Academic Team Wins Regional Governor’s Cup!!! Overall —- 1st place UHA Quick Recall —- UHA 3rd place Science: 2nd place – Noah Helphenstine 5th place – Jackson Cotthoff Social Studies: 2nd place – Noah Helphenstine 3rd place – Roma Desai Language Arts 1st place — Kevli Sheth Arts/Humanities: 2nd Place – Kevli […]
Seventeen sixth through ninth grade UHA students auditioned, were selected for, and attended the Murray State University Junior Quad State Choral Festival on March 1, 2016. The students had rehearsals after school to prepare the repertoire for this event. Dr. Bradley Almquist, Professor of Choral Music at the University, led and conducted the Festival. The […]
UHA sophomore Deeya Patel has been notified that she has been accepted into the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science out of Western Kentucky University for the fall term. She will complete her junior and senior high school years living on WKU’s campus and taking courses offered by the college. At the end […]
Congratulations to Lily Hendricks and Katie Beth Stevens, UHA Mayor’s Scholars!
UHA LOWER SCHOOL ACADEMIC TEAM 2016 GOVERNOR’S CUP DISTRICT COMPETITION Congratulations to the following students who placed in the 2016 District Governor’s Cup Academic Competition: Mia Litchfield-2nd place social studies Jacob Pryor-2nd place math; 3rd place language arts Hayden Thornton- 3rd place arts & humanities Olivia Smiley- 4th place social studies; 5th place science […]
Seven of UHA’s male choir members attended The University of Kentucky All-Male Chorus Day where they learned several pieces of choral music with Dr. Jeff Johnson and then performed in a concert… Dr. Johnson is a Professor of Choral Studies at the University. Jacorie Summers, one of UHA’s basses, was selected to perform a selection with […]
UHA’s upper school academic team won second place in the district Governor’s Cup Academic Competition! Here are the results: Quick recall: 2nd place Written Competition: 3rd—Brynn Greene and RaAnna Tucker tied ath: […]
These students qualified based on their performance in the regional competition, and will compete in Louisville in March. Science—Noah Helphenstine, 2nd place and Jackson Cotthoff, 5th Social Studies—Noah Helphenstine, 2nd and Roma Desai, 3rd Language Arts—Kevli Sheth, 1st; Arts and Humanities—Kevli Sheth, 2nd Competition—Tori Pratt, 4th. Quick Recall came in 3rd place but only 1st […]