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.
Clear out special in Pel Shack: All T-Shirts $5, All Hoodies $25 Get one while they last!
Students: If you enjoy the privilege of eating lunch in Pel Court, you better start cleaning up after yourselves or that privilege will be taken away and Pel Court locked at lunch!
Thespian board members will be having a meeting today at lunch in Mrs. Stratton's room. New members are welcome to join, officers are mandatory to attend.
Boys and Girls Tennis players are released at 12:45 today. Bus leaves at 1:00. They will be playing against St. Mary's.
Varsity Softball players are released at 1:45 today to load the bus at 2:00. This game is Chiloquin vs KU at Mazama.
Freshmen applying for Science/Math Academy: There are two online parts of your application plus two "paper" parts to your application. If you need help finding the link or paper copies of anything, come by Miss Crumrine's room for assistance. The deadline for all parts of your application is tomorrow!
Sophomores: if you are interested in applying for Science/Math Academy, please come to Miss Crumrine's room for a short interview to establish your eligibility and to learn the application process.
The Mike Keck or Al Keck scholarship applications are available for Senior boys and girls who are involved in athletics. Please pick up applications and instructions in the athletic office. The application must be completed and turned in by Friday April 19th.
Senior athletes you can pick up applications for the Klamath County Officials Scholarship in the counseling center.
Seniors: A new scholarship just became available. Julia Zumwalt Scholarship for students in all of Klamath County. The preference for the scholarship is music and engineering, but not limited to those fields. The application is available from Mrs. Headden or in the rack outside the counseling office. It is due by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26th.
Attention Seniors who want to take the ACT, there is one last opportunity to take the ACT at OIT this year and that is April 13th. Late registration is open until March 25th. See Mrs. Pierce if you need a fee waiver
Part of Mason Bennett's senior project is organizing and putting on a fashion show luncheon including several KU students as models. "The Wavelength Show" will be held at Yesterday's Plaza on the third floor at 2 PM on Saturday, April 6th. Tickets are $10 and all proceeds will be donated to the Bennett Foundation, which raises money to assist needy families with medical emergencies in the Klamath Community. Mason will be selling tickets to this event in the KU media center during passing periods, break, and after school every day until the event. Don't miss this opportunity.
The Athletic Department will host 3 Positive Coaching Alliance Workshops on Thursday and Friday April 4th and 5th. One will be for coaches and two for KU athletes. Further information to follow.
If you are a female Senior, who was involved in Cheer, played KU sports and/or has been active with extracurricular clubs, you may be eligible for the Kristie Vinson Scholarship. Applications are available in the rack outside the Counselor's office or in the rack within the Career & College Room 217 or on the Counselor's Blog. The application must be completed and turned in by Wednesday, May 1st. Which is also National College Decision Day!
Come check out all of the new books in the library! There are new titles for student and staff check out and there is something for everyone! Stop by to find a great read or two to keep you from getting bored over Spring Break!
The bookkeeping office will close at Noon today!
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Have a great day!
KU Parents, We need your feedback! Please take 5 minutes to complete the KU School Climate and Culture survey. Click the PARENT SURVEY tab at the top of this web page. We are collecting your opinion for school improvement purposes as part of our upcoming high school accreditation process in April.
Parents and Students: A valuable resource for students to get extra help in classes is available every day after school in the KU Media Center. Tutoring is free and available from 3:15 - 5:15 pm Monday through Friday. Everyone needs extra effort and help with academics at one time or another. Tutoring is another opportunity to improve grades!
Thank you to the many families and friends who have shown tremendous support for KU Pelican students and staff so far this year. Parents, grandparents, alumni, and many others cheer our student athletes, attend KU music and theater performances, attend conferences for students, provide food for staff, and shower Klamath Union with love and support. We feel you and appreciate all you do! Go Pels!
- Mr. Swan
Dr. Paul Hillyer's, Superintendent, attendance letter to parents. Click here for the full letter.
Online Registration using the district's Parent Portal is open for the 2018/19 School Year. If you do not have a SIS Parent Portal login, please contact your school's registrar (main secretary). Paper Registration forms can be found by clicking here.
For the 18/19 school year, there will be no fees for the after-school program at each of our schools. The programs will start on September 17 and run until June of 2019. Call 541-885-6761 to register or to get more information. This is a tremendous opportunity available only to Klamath Falls City Schools students! Click here for the program's website and application.
Pelican Education Foundation 2018 grant winners have been announced. Click Here for the complete list!
The Klamath Union High School Academics Building is open! Click Here for a video to see how amazing it looks. Check out the pictures of KU in session! KU is getting more green. Check out the video. The Arts Building update is here. Click here for the update.
The 18/19 school calendar was approved on May 14, 2018 and has been added to the website. Click here for the 18/19 calendar.
From Superintendent Dr. Hillyer on the KUHS Remodel:
"It is getting close: Move in date is June 18! We can't wait." Check out the latest YouTube video by Clicking Here