High School

 

Welcome to Union High School!

We are excited about the 2017-2018 school year. Union high school offers required classes in mathematics, English, science, social studies, and technology. In addition, we offer elective courses in art, music, theater, foreign language, oral communication, health, and physical education. Accelerated courses in AP Biology and AP World History will be offered as well as dual college credit courses are available in English, Math, PE and History.  Union High School will also offer hybrid Spanish I and II.  This school year will be the second year UHS offers vocational courses in Law & Public Safety, Health Sciences, Teacher Academy, & Ag & Natural Resources.  These courses will enhance the students' decision making for their future career choices.  We are also pleased to partner with local businesses and industries for our newly formed student internship program.  This strong curriculum encourages students to achieve academically, and students are recognized for outstanding achievement. We believe that Union High School provides a strong foundation for success and allows them to be lifelong learners to compete in an ever-changing global society.  

In addition to a strong academic program, UHS offers a variety of extracurricular activities. Athletic programs include the following: football, softball, cross country, basketball, tennis, baseball, golf, and power-lifting. Our marching band is recognized throughout the state as being a superior program, and it has nearly tripled in size to 155 members over the past 10 years.  Furthermore, class organizations at UHS encourage students to become involved in school and community service. Some of the classes available to students at UHS include Student Council, Beta, FBLA, FCA, and Drama.

Union High School's faculty is committed to providing a structural and well-disciplined environment in which optimum learning takes place A dedication to excellence and the combined efforts of students, faculty, parents and community truly make Union High School one of the best high schools in the state of MS.

Go Jackets!
Brett F. Rigby


601-774-8257 Ext. 1302          rigbyb@unionyellowjackets.org










Important Dates:
 
Junior ACT Boot Camp-
February 23rd

Statewide ACT for Juniors-
February 27th

Spring Break-
March 12-16

Professional Development
Day (No Students)-
March 19th

Easter Holidays- 
March 30th and April 2nd