Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Longwood Rotary Youth Exchange Program

Rotary Youth Exchange Program

UHS - Yale Speech & Debate Invitational

UHS Speech Picture

Twenty-one students represented UHS at the Yale Speech and Debate Invitational. The tournament had over 1,500 student participants from 212 school across the country. Our team results were as followed: 

Ashwin Singh- semifinalist

Original Oratory:
Parik Radhakrishnan- semifinalist
Anna Li- octofinalist
Sophia Qureshi- octofinalist

Oral Interpretation: 
Suchi Jain- semifinalist

Congressional Debate:
Andrew Binder- semifinalist

Lincoln Douglas Debate:
Richard Shin- Top 64; 51st speaker award (out of 141)

Public Forum Debate:
Amit Pampati/ Alex Wang- Top 64
Amit Pampati- 27th place speaker award (out of 542)
Alex Wang- 34th place speaker award (out of 542)

Please join me in congratulating them on an outstanding job!

Monday, August 21, 2017

Speech and Debate Team Kick off with Success

Debate team picture

After a 5 day competition, the Speech and Debate team as returned from the NSDA National Tournament in Birmingham. This was a momentous trip for our team in several ways. First, congratulations to all of those who won individual awards:
Ashwin Singh-octofinalist, Extemp
Andrew Binder -semifinalist, Congress
David Demarco/Nick Yang- Top 32, Policy Debate
Amit Pampati/Alex Wang- Top 64*, Public Forum
           *Amit and Alex were one of four teams (out of 269) who went undefeated in prelims!
There are over 1000 schools that participated in the tournament. This year, Unionville achieved the level of School of Honor in debate, which recognized the Top 40 schools at the tournament! This is truly an incredible accomplishment and speaks to the talent and dedication put in by our team. 
Congratulations on an outstanding job!

Friday, June 9, 2017

Homeland Security and Protective Services Academy UHS Cadets

Most recently our UHS cadets, Jordan Marzolf (Jr.) and Jacob Labonte (Sophomore) received an interior firefighting state certification.  This is a tremendous accomplishment and typically only adults are certified.  In addition to the tech school, these students are active members of the local firefighting company (PoMarLin Station 36). 

Below is a link to a Fox News Segment showcasing the cadets::  Fox 20 from a week or So Ago

Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Unionville Speech and Debate team had a PHENOMENAL showing!

UHS Speech Team Picture

The Unionville Speech and Debate team had a PHENOMENAL showing at the NCFL Grand National Tournament in Louisville this weekend. After 640 miles of driving, 10 hours of competition and 7 competition venues, team results were as followed:
Andrew Binder- Finalist; Student Congress
Ashwin Singh- Semifinalist; Extemp
Anna Li- Quarter-finalist; Declamation
Suchi Jain- Octofinalist; OI
Jack Odom- Octofinalist; Extemp
David DeMarco- Top 32; Policy Debate
Nick Yang- Top 32; Policy Debate
Richard Shin- Top 32; Lincoln Douglas Debate

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Congratulations to the UHS Boy's Tennis team as they head to States!

Boys Tennis Team picture

Congratulations to the UHS Boy's Tennis team as they head to States! 

The UHS Boys Varsity Tennis Team is going to State Quarter Final rounds.They will then play Strath Haven in Hershey on Friday and then on to another game on Saturday in Hershey if they win.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Technical College High School UHS Students of the Quarter

Chester County Technical College High School Picture
It is with great pleasure we announce to you the "Students of the Quarter" from UHS for the 4th marking period of the 2016-2017 school year:

Javier Garcia Hernandez - Criminal Justice & Police Science (a.m. class)
Maya Romanoli - Criminal Justice & Police Science (p.m. class)
Rachel McCloskey - Culinary Arts II
Alaina Darlington - Early Childhood Care and Education
These students have done an outstanding job at the Technical College High School and are demonstrating the leadership, attitude, skills and knowledge that we value so highly.