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9th Grade Programs

The 9th Grade Center offers a number of programs for students in academic and extracurricular areas. To learn more about other secondary programs, visit Teaching and Learning/Secondary Grades.

Welcome to Union

Homework Helpers

Homework Helper is a tutoring program giving students an additional opportunity to complete required assignments at school.

SAFEteam

A group of students who meet on a monthly basis to discuss important issues among their peers such as bullying, teen pregnancy prevention, cyber safety, and responsible actions.

Welcome to Union

Principal’s Student Advisory Committee

A committee of students who have volunteered to meet with the building principal to discuss issues important to the 9th Grade Center.

Teacher of the Month

Teacher of the Month is a recognition program for teachers who have been nominated by their students.

Student of the Month

Welcome to UnionStudent of the Month is a recognition program for students who have been nominated by their teachers.

The EDGE program

The EDGE program prepares incoming ninth graders for the challenges of high school classes.

Clubs/Extracurricular Activities

The 9th Grade Center also provides many extracurricular activities and organizations for students. These organizations include everything from academic teams to athletics and spirit teams. See Student Organizations for a list of student clubs.

In addition to many noteworthy offerings such as the Debate Team, the 9th Grade Center - along with the High School - also boasts a nationally recognized program of the Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps.

The National Honor Society and Student Council are always actively seeking various community service projects and offer an abundance of manpower and enthusiasm.