KUHS is proud to be recognized as an AVID high school, a high school that has proven achievement and creates lifelong advantages for our students. Our fine and performing arts programs are second to none. KUHS offers a Liberal Arts Academy with OIT where students can earn up to 18 college credits before they graduate high school! We are also partnering with KCC to offer a KU/KCC Career Pathways program where students can take classes at KCC in Computer Technology, Digital Media Design, Emergency Response Operations, Auto-Diesel Technology and Welding. In some of the pathways, students can become certified before they graduate high school! KUHS continues to be strong with exceptional programs in business.
Softball players or those interested in softball, Coach Cara will be here at lunch on Monday, the 17th to meet in the Pel Court Mezzanine (by the concession stand) for a meeting.
Attention all students who took the PSAT or ASVAB recently: The update on your score reports are: 10th and 11th graders who took the PSAT, we will be handing out your PSAT score sheets sometime after winter break. You may find your electronic score on the College Board website. If you need help let your counselor know. You will learn more about these scores and how to use them at a later date.
All Juniors and Seniors who took the recent ASVAB, please prepare to come to the media center on Thursday Dec. 19th during 3rd and 4th period to get your score sheets and learn all about Career Exploration options. This is also a good CRLE opportunity and to learn about career interests and skills.
LGBTQ+ club tomorrow during lunch in the first floor student think tank!
Mrs. Kramer has some new book sculptures in the library that she plans to give away before the winter break. If you'd like a chance to win one of the Christmas tree books, head to the library to enter the drawing.
The "Nog Jog", by Brady Monteith and KU DECA, is a fundraiser for Toys for Tots! Registration and more information is available on-line at TheNogJog.com. This is part of Brady's Senior Project.
Klamath Union DECA's interest meeting is today at lunch. If you want to learn more about DECA and want to go to state competition in February, this is a good opportunity for you. There's Ice Cream!
Are you interested in a career in the health field? Join KU's new HOSA chapter. For information, see Ms. Sauser in Rm 228, before school, or come to an informational meeting tomorrow, December 12, during lunchtime.
Santa is on his way! Come take a selfie with Santa tomorrow during lunch at the Christmas tree.
Heads-up everyone! The Bookkeeping office will be closed for the holidays starting Dec. 17th through Jan 3, 2020. Plan ahead and get everything done that needs to be done this week! Today, it is closing at 2:45.
Today's Lunch Menu:
Toasted Cheese Sandwich, Campbell's Tomato Soup
Alternate Items: Chicken & Cheese Quesadilla,
Classic Pepperoni & Cheese Pizzas, Italian Sausage Pizza,
Classic Hamburger & Cheeseburger, Crispy Chicken Patty Sandwich, Turkey Ham & Cheddar Chef Salad, Fruit
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Have a great day!
Winter Break will be December 23 - January 3. Students and staff return to classes on Monday January 6, 2020.
All members were officially inducted on November 21. Academy teacher and advisor, Lana Crumine, spoke about upcoming Academy opportunities, including job-related internship placements and workplace tours of Portland’s National Primate Research Center and Seattle’s Boeing facility. Crumine noted the students’ 3.76 average GPA, calling them “among the best and brightest in the Basin.”
KU Parents and Supports: Get connected to what is happening at Klamath Union through Facebook, this website, and texts and email messages frequently sent out through School Messenger.
Facebook: KUHS Parent Connections and Klamath Union High School are both pages to Like.
Drink nog, then jog! KU's DECA chapter will sponsor "Nog Jog" to support the Marine Toys for Tots program 12/14, 11 a.m., at Modoc Field. Participants will run 4 laps around the KU track and drink 4 oz. of eggnog before each lap. All will receive a t-shirt. Register at thenogjog.com for $10 or at the event for $15. New, unwrapped toys are also gratefully received!