Monday, November 20, 2017

Student Athletes Signing Day

Great news from Unionville High School.  We had 15 student-athletes recognized for their commitment to play at the collegiate level.  

Please use this link to view our list.

Monday, November 6, 2017

UHS Crew - Head of the Schuylkill

The Novice Boys and Girls of Unionville Crew finished their season on Sunday at the Head of the Schuylkill. The Novice Girls rowed to 23rd place out of 39, while the Novice Boys finished 7th and 22nd out of 49. Only 4 seconds out of 3rd, the Novice Boys were the 2nd fastest boat in the league. Congrats to UCrew!

The last Varsity event of the fall season, the Head of the Occaquan, will be held on Sunday, November 5 in Fairfax Station VA, where 18 juniors and seniors will row. 

Unionville Crew is in its 5th season operating as a Club sport at Unionville High School. This fall the team grew to over 60 athletes.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Students Honored with National Speech and Debate Association's Academic All American Award

Speech and Debate team pix

Congratulations to our seniors honored with the National Speech and Debate Association's Academic All American Award. This award is given to students with a cumulative unweighted GPA of at least a 3.7, the competitive degree of Superior Distinction and a record of outstanding character.

Congratulations to Alex Wang, Richard Shin, Andrew Binder, Suchi Jain, Ashwin Singh and Amit Pampati!

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