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Dear New Students and Families,

We are thrilled to welcome you to University High School! On this page, you will find important information and helpful resources that we hope will make your transition to the UHS community as seamless as possible. We hope you'll revisit this page often throughout the coming months as we update information and add new features. Congratulations!

P.S. Our Head of School and Dean of Students want to start learning your faces and names, so be sure to send a family photo, including student and parent(s)/guardian(s), to familyphotos@sfuhs.org. If you have a smartphone, please take the photo in square mode!



 

 

 

ON THE COURTYARD: THE ADMISSIONS BLOG OF UHS

Admitted students, please click here to check out On the Courtyard, the UHS Admissions Blog. On the blog you'll find posts by current students that will give you insight into life at UHS.

NEW FAMILIES SATURDAY: APRIL 27TH

New Families Saturday is on April 27th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Click here for detailed information.

THE ANNUAL NINTH-GRADE BACKPACKING TRIP

Class of 2023, do you want to get outside this summer and bond with your new UHS classmates before the school year starts? Then please consider signing up for our annual ninth-grade backpacking trip, which will take place this year from August 18-20. Click here to sign up! More information will be available at New Family Saturday on April 27th. Please click here for a packing list and required waiver.

MENTORING PROGRAM FAQ: A GUIDE FOR NEW STUDENTS

In order to answer the questions we've received so far about University's Mentoring Program, we have put together an FAQ webpage—just for you, and just about the Mentoring Program. Please check it out—and don't hesitate to let us know if you have a question that we haven't yet addressed!

ORDER YOUR UHS SPIRITWEAR!

Now that you are part of the UHS community, it's time order some Red Devil spiritwear! This was a big hit at New Families Saturday, and we sold out of many styles. If you weren't able to get the t-shirt or hat you were hoping for, click here to access the online UHS school store.

CONNECT. INVENT. DESIGN.

Our strategic design ("connect.invent.design.") is garnering lots of positive national attention, and we are eager to share it with you—click here to learn more about our exciting vision for the future of University High School!

RESOURCES FOR NEW STUDENTS:

From the Dean of Students

From the Dean of Teaching and Learning

From the Learning Specialist

From the Athletics Department

From the Arts Department

From the Parents' Association

Parent Network List

NEW! Parent Questionnaire

FAQs for New Families

Course Requests Fall 2019

UHS Weekly Schedule

2019–20 Important Dates Calendar


FORMS FOR NEW
STUDENTS:

Language Form (STUDENT)

Language Form (TEACHER) *

Math Form (TEACHER) *

Music Placement Form (STUDENT)

Music Placement FAQ

* New Families, please note that you will need to share the "teacher" forms with your student's current foreign language and math teachers for them to fill out. Thank you!

Form VII: Acceptable Use Policy
* The Acceptable Use Policy will be available in April. Every student and at least one parent/guardian per family should review and submit this agreement annually.