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Now enrolling for 2nd Semester! 

Enrollment ends 1/28/2016

 

Call (248) 586-8846 for more information or click the links below!

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New in 2016!

 

Bus Routes

Limited busing is available to our new building.

Locations & times are available here »

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Beginning in Fall 2016, eligible UHS students can
try out for the Ferndale High School football team!

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We're proud to be moving to our wonderful new home

at 2521 Bermuda, Ferndale, MI 48220

About Us

University High School is a co-educational public high school with a rigorous college prep curriculum. UHS is for students committed to success in high school and beyond. College Success is goal #1 for UHS students. University High School operates a partnership with Wayne State University.  All UHS seniors attend class on the WSU campus and selected UHS students may earn college credits at WSU through dual enrollment. 

 

      

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Earn an Associates Degree and Diploma for FREE while in High School! Click here  for information on our new Early College Program!

 

 C2 Pipeline

The C2 Pipeline Program offers after school tutoring and enrichment in STEM areas. Click here for more information.

 

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Click here  for information on Standards Based Grading.

 

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Student Activities

Several very active school clubs and athletics opportunities give students experiences beyond the classroom where they excel, as well. Students are involved in DECA, Michigan’s largest organization for students preparing to become leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. Several UHS students compete at the national DECA championships each year. Learn about all of our Clubs & Activities.

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The UHS boys basketball team won the 2013 MHSAA District 24 Basketball Championship. In 2012, the UHS girls basketball team achieved Academic All-State status. Both the girls and boys teams are frequently district finalists.

New students enter UHS in Grade 9 or 10, and applications are currently being accepted from students who live throught the Metro Detroit area, in Oakland, Wayne & Macomb Counties and other counties adjacent to Oakland County, through Schools of Choice.

College Enrollment Rates

UHS graduates are currently outpacing the state for all students in post-secondary enrollment.  90% of UHS graduates enroll in post-secondary programs, and 98% of UHS students gain acceptance to colleges and universities.

UHS also has one of the highest high school graduation rates in the metro area, at 95-100% each year. 

Successful track record - seven graduating classes in college!

Exciting Programming

 

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• Senior Classes on University Campus
• Highly Qualified, Dedicated and Skilled Teachers
• Safe, Supportive, Caring Learning Environment
• College Transition Specialist & College Success Advisor Staff Positions
• Involved Students:DECA, MHSAA Athletics, NHS, Robotics, Student Council, and more!

 

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ADMINISTRATORS' CORNER

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Brian Alford is the Administrator of Student & Family Affairs for University High School. Contact Mr. Alford by email Brian.Alford@ferndaleschools.org or call (248) 586-8848. 

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Jason Beatty is the Administrator of Staff Affairs & Curriculum. Contact Mr. Beatty by email Jason.Beatty@ferndaleschools.org or call (248) 586-8844.

 

Derek Adams is the Administrator of Building Affairs. Contact Mr. Adams by email derek.adams@ferndaleschools.org or call (248) 586-8845.

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Dec 1
3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
SBG Cohort Meeting
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Dec 2
Dress Down-DECA
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7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball @ Almont
Almont High School, 4701 Howland Rd, Almont, MI 48003, USA
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Dec 5
2:15 PM to 3:40 PM
Dual Enrollment
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2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Creating Videos Games using ALICE
Computer Lab
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See Mrs. Bryant for more details and to sign up.
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
UHS JV/Varsity Boys Basketball Home vs. Star International Academy
Coolidge Intermediate School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA
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Dec 6
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
DECA Online Testing
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2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Got Science?
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2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Creating Videos Games using ALICE
Computer Lab
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See Mrs. Bryant for more details and to sign up.
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
UHS JV/Varsity Boys Basketball @ Warren Michigan Collegiate
Michigan Collegiate High School, 31300 Ryan Rd, Warren, MI 48092, USA
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5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball HOME vs. UPREP
Coolidge Intermediate School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA
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Dec 7
DECA Online Testing Make-up
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WSU Celebrate Learning Fair
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2:15 PM to 3:40 PM
Dual Enrollment
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2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Programming Using ALICE
Computer Lab
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See Mrs. Bryant to sign up.
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Dec 8
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
UHS JV/Varsity Boys Basketball Home vs. Center Line
Coolidge Intermediate School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA
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6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
"Parent Night & Financial Aid Overview"
"University High School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220"
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Dec 9
"End 2nd Progress Report"
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Last day at WSU
WSU
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No Dress Down
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9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
NHS Team Building Trip
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4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Game Wars
Computer Lab
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Interested students should see Mrs. Bryant to sign up.
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball HOME vs. UPREP Sci/Math
Coolidge Intermediate School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA
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Dec 12
7:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Anti Bully Event - Tentative
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2:15 PM to 3:40 PM
Dual Enrollment
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Dec 13
Baker CJ PM Field Trip
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7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball @ Clawson
Clawson High School, 101 John M Ave, Clawson, MI 48017, USA
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Dec 14
Hat Day - $1
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1:40 PM to 2:40 PM
"Early Release Wednesday"
"University High School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220"
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2:45 PM to 3:50 PM
SIP Meeting
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6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Marketing Advisory Meeting
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Dec 15
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball @ Southfield Christian
Southfield Christian School, 28650 Lahser Rd, Southfield, MI 48034, USA
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Dec 16
"Progress Reports Mailed"
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Dress Down-Cheerleading
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5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball HOME vs. Detroit Central
Coolidge Intermediate School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA
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Dec 17
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Penn vs Penn bball at marygrove
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Dec 18
UHS Varsity Boys Basketball @ I-75 Challenge (Waterford Mott) TBA
Waterford Mott High School, 1151 Scott Lake Rd, Waterford Twp, MI 48328, USA
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Dec 19
2:50 PM to 3:50 PM
"UHS Staff Meeting"
"University High School, 2521 Bermuda St, Ferndale, MI 48220"
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Dec 20
Baker CJ PM Field Trip
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5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
UHS Varsity Girls Basketball @ UPREP Academy
University Preparatory Academy
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5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
UHS JV/Varsity Boys Basketball @ UPrep Science and Math
University Prep Science & Math High School, 2664 Franklin St, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
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Dec 21
DECA District 8 @ Baker College
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Dec 23
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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Dec 24
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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Dec 26
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
UHS Varsity Boys Basketball @ Motor City Roundball Classic vs. Flint Northwestern
Renaissance High School, United States
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Dec 27
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
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