Jr/Sr High School
High School News
Career Exploration Fair The Jr High students visited the Huron County Fairgrounds to explore future career possibilities. Many local businesses were present to talk to students about different career opportunities.
College Decision Day 2019! College decision day was an event held for the Seniors in which they declared their post-secondary plans. All students received a shirt or hat to accompany their plans. There were also prizes raffled off for the Seniors!
Congratulations to Mr. Kieliszewski! Ubly Teacher Wins 2019 Educator of the Year Award and $10,000 Prize from the Michigan Lottery's Excellence in Education Program
Going to College Mrs. Brandel has started to showcase the plans of Seniors after graduation. The board is located outside the High School office and it pairs the name of the student with their committed college/university for next year.
Mentor Program Ubly Jr/Sr High has started a Mentor Program. Once a week, during flexible instruction time, a group of students meet to help improve homework completion, attendance, and behavior. Young students are paired with upper-classmen and are given activities to help with goal-setting, time management, strengths and needs assessment, etc. We hope to see positive growth in all the students involved.
MSP Impaired Driving The Michigan State Police visited Ubly with their "Impaired Goggles" program. These are meant to show how difficult it can be to drive under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
Parking Lot Painting Seniors are allowed to buy and paint their own personalized parking spot for the year!
Sandy Hook Promise Jillian from the "Sandy Hook Promise" visited our students with a message about building friendships and community. These are essential components to help prevent bullying and violence.
Semester 2 Honor Roll Congratulations to all of the students who made the Semester 2 Honor Roll list for the 2018-19 school year. Please click on the link for a full list of names.
Senior College Visit All Ubly Seniors recently attended a school-sponsored college visit. The students were given the choice to visit SVSU or Delta. The students that visited Delta also received a specialized tour that was tailored to their interests. This trip was planned with the intention to give students the opportunity to explore career opportunities after high school.
Student Spotlight Ubly students are being personally recognized through the new Student Council project “Student Spotlight.” Every week, 12 students from grades 7th through 12th are chosen to be honored. Fun facts about these kids, such as their favorite hobby, song, or animal, are displayed in the hallway along with a picture of each spotlighted student. The goal of this project is to acknowledge the individuality and diversity of the student body and get to know the Ubly Bearcats!
SVSU Stem Bus Visits Ubly Students in Mrs. Maurer's Bio I class drew samples from the Cass River to analyze in the SVSU Stem bus. They viewed organisms under microscopes and also ran tests for phosphate levels on the river.
TEAM Program Ubly Jr/Sr High School have partnered with the Michigan State Police to deliver the Teaching, Educating, and Mentoring (TEAM) Program. Trooper Dhooghe visits classrooms of various age levels to talk with students about personal safety, responsible internet use, and many other topics. This service is provided for free by the MSP.
Ubly students compete in bridge building competition Both groups created a Deck Arch Truss Bridge and the competition is held at the Amway Grand Hotel, sponsored by MDOT. One group's bridge held 43 lbs and the other bridge held 16 lbs. Both groups were highly praised on their presentations. Awesome job!