March 3, 2023
Dates to Remember...
10- Sweats and Slippers (pay $1)
10th- Glow Dance
13th- PTO Meeting 6:30
14th- Pi Day
17th- Wear Green for St. Patrick's Day
17th- Book Swap
24th- 1/2 Day 11:44 Dismissal
27th-31st - Book Fair
3rd-7th- No School- Spring Break
10th- MSTEP Begins
17th- PJ Day
21st- Earth Day - Wear Green or Blue
24th- Restaurant Night - Chipolte
4th - Family Game Night
4th- Star Wars Day
8th- PTO Meeting 6:30
5th- Kentucky Derby Day - Wear a Hat
12th- Mothers' Day Flowers
22nd- Armed Forces Day - Wear Camo
29th- No School- Memorial Day
5th- PTO Meeting 6:30
8th- 1/2 Day 11:44 Dismissal
9th- 1/2 Day- 11:44 Dismissal- Last Day Of School
MARCH IS READING MONTH!
MEET OUR GOAL OF 4,500 COMPLETED TASKS TO TURN MRS. LENZ INTO AN ICE CREAM SUNDAE!
UCS Bond Proposal
School Bus Drivers
Our UCS bus drivers make a difference every day in the lives of our students. UCS drivers are the first person students see every morning and the last at the end of the day. We are looking for individuals who want to help drive the future for our students.
If you are interested in becoming a bus driver, walk in interviews are being held on March 8, 15 and 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at our UCS Auxiliary Services Department, 6600 18 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48314.
This is a great opportunity for individuals who are looking for a full or part time job that follows the school calendar. For more information, please visit https://www.uticak12.org/driverseat.
UCS Wellness Podcast
The UCS Wellness team is happy to announce the eleventh episode of our podcast series, featuring the students from Utica High School Student Mental Health Committee focusing on Teen Mental Health and Wellness.
Below is a list of the podcasts that are available on the UCS Wellness page. UCS Wellness - Utica Community Schools:
- Mental Health with guest Nancy Buyle
- Grief and the Grieving Process for Children
- Family Communication
- CARE of Southeastern Michigan
- Discussing Dating Violence with Turning Point
- Tackling Tough Topics with the Macomb County Sheriff’s Office
- Our Youth and Vaping
- Youth and Suicide Prevention
- The Detour Project
- Self-Regulation Strategies
- Teen Mental Health and Wellness
Utica Community Schools Electronic Device Use and Protocol for Statewide Testing
*Students are not allowed to access the device for any testing.
*A student may not access any additional websites or applications during testing.
*No pictures or videos may be taken during testing.
*Students may NOT have Bluetooth headphones during testing.
Students violating this protocol may have their test invalidated and be subject to discipline up to and including suspension or expulsion for violating the District Acceptable Use of Technology Policy and the Student Code of Conduct.