- WedDec07 9th Grade Parent Coffee 8:30 AM to 10:00 AMJSL
- WedDec07 The Winter Arts Festival 6:00 PM to 10:00 PMJackson Street Gallery, Lounge, UHS Theater, Student Center
- FriDec16 Winter Recess begins
- ThuJan05 Faculty In-Service Day - No Classes
- FriJan06 Classes Resume - Second Semester begins
- TueJan10 Junior Parent College Counseling Meeting 7:00 PM to 9:00 PMTheater
The University High School Arts Department continues its impressive 2016–2017 schedule with numerous can't-miss events throughout the winter months.
UHS Math Instructor Haleh Partovi recently helped to launch a campaign through the National Iranian American Council (NIAC), which helps young Iranian American students write letters to President Obama to thank him for celebrating Norooz, the Persian new year, at the White House throughout his time in office and also for embracing the Iranian community in the United States, thereby promoting cultural inclusivity nationwide.
The musical alumni of UHS are having quite a fall, with a number appearing in the headlines in recent weeks to highlight their latest releases; discuss upcoming projects; or, in one case, to share a holiday wish list.
Past UHS parent, Trustee, and Summerbridge Committee member Chuck Collins P'93 & '97 was recently featured in the San Francisco Business Times due to his integral role in turning around two Bay Area nonprofits after a successful, decades-long career in the legal and real estate development fields.
Thousands of high school students in the Bay Area walked out of class on Wednesday to join marches protesting Tuesday's election of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States, including many students from University High School. Walking down Market Street to the Ferry Building, the students then gathered at City Hall to express their opposition to Mr. Trump's election and campaign platform, which was often mired in bigoted and divisive speech.
The Red Devil fall season is winding down, but many of our teams are heading into the post-season after achieving some great regular season success! Please come out to as many games, meets, and matches as you can to cheer on our athletes, and GO BIG RED!
Bay Area artists Kelsey Bowen, Rosa Novak, Woody Othello, and Rose Tai will be featured in University's upcoming CCA Ceramics Now! exhibition, which will open at UHS in the Jackson Street Gallery on Friday, November 4, with a reception from 5:00–7:00 p.m.
UHS Music Instructor Jessica Bejarano will be conducting the San Francisco Civic Symphony's fall concert this Sunday, October 30, from 3:00–5:00 p.m. at the Nourse Theater downtown.