Union Public Schools’ emphasis on early childhood education, community schools, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), and Union’s Collegiate Academy experience plays a significant role in equipping our students to be successful beyond their high school years. See our Strategic Plan.
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Diana Bland-Bayona – Kindergarten
2014-2015 Union Teacher of the Year
“I am still teaching because I believe I can make a difference in the lives of the children I touch every day,” Bland-Bayona said. “I believe that I can help them be the best they can be. I also feel that I can help the kids that are learning English because I was in their position; I understand their fears and frustrations.”... continue reading »
Bus drivers and employees of the transportation department for Union Public Schools were feted today with a bus appreciation breakfast sponsored by the Union PTA Council. ... continue reading »
Richard Storm, principal of the Union Alternative School, 5656 S. 129th E. Ave., will conduct a forum for students in grades 9-12 who have applied or who wish to apply to the Alternative School at 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 2 in Building B at the school. ... continue reading »
Melissa Saffell – First Grade
2014-2015 Teacher of the Year
Melissa Saffell loves teaching and she loves children.
“Those two factors, I feel, are the cornerstone of this profession,” she said. “However, the reason why I am still a teacher is simple: I love learning. Whether they know it or not, the students are the greatest teachers I have ever had and they ‘educate’ me on a daily basis. Not only do I learn how to be a better teacher from my students, I also learn how to be a better, more understanding, more patient human being. Education is the great equalizer, and I am inspired by the pursuit of knowledge, both for my students and myself. “... continue reading »
The Union High School Class of 1965 is inviting Union Alumni who attended Old Union High on 61st St. to "Redskins Forever Alumni Reunion" on Saturday, June 20. All classes up to and including the class of 1976 are invited. ... continue reading »
The Tulsa Youth Symphony Orchestra's Winter Concert will be presented at 5 p.m. March 1 at the Union High School PAC, 6636 S. Mingo Road. Tickets are $10-$15, available at the door. The Concert Orchestra, led by Union's Pete Peterson, will perform music by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Dvorak, along with selections from the film score to "Pirates of the Caribbean." ... continue reading »
Parent forum for current 9th graders set 6:30 pm, Thursday, Feb. 26 at Union Performing Arts Center. Teachers, administrators and counselors will provide information and answer questions you may have about your student attending High School next year. Park in the south parking lot and enter through the south entrance ramp. ... continue reading »
ACT Registration Extended: Union High School junior and senior students have until February 27 to register for the March 31 ACT which will be given at the high school during the school day. The cost is $37.50 and space is limited. Registration forms are in the counselors offices as well as the CCC. ... continue reading »
About 22 students in the Carrera Program received a tour of Union High School led by High school student members of the College and Career Crew. ... continue reading »
Enjoy these images of students, parents, family and teachers reading different students' writing during the 4th Grade Writing Celebration this afternoon! ... continue reading »
The Grove Book Fair will be open Thursday and Friday, February 26-27, during school hours in the library. Parents, grandparents and guardians are invited to attend Breakfast with Books from 7:45 to 9 a.m. Thursday, and after school from 4 to 8 p.m. ... continue reading »
McAuliffe 4th Grade Writing Celebration today, from 1 to 2 p.m. The children are excited to show off their hard work! ... continue reading »
Peters Elementary School will administer its fifth grade writing test Thursday. Peters would also like to invite families to come to the school talent show at 7 p.m. Friday, February 27. ... continue reading »