Welcome to Union High School!
We are excited about the 2019-2020 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, and History. This school year will be the third year UHS offers vocational courses in Law & Public Safety, Health Sciences, Teacher Academy, Ag. & Natural Resources,in addition to Personal Finance. These courses will enhance the students' decision making for their future career choices. We will be offering online courses through Booneville High School for students to take this school year. 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, bowling, archery, and power-lifting. Our marching band is recognized throughout the state as being a superior program, and it has nearly tripled in size to 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 second to none and 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.
I am married to Jill Fitzgibbons Killen and we are the proud parents of Sydnee and Peyton. I am a graduate of Union High School. It is safe to say that I have a vested interest in the success of the UPSD. The future of this district is one that bears watching. Join us as we focus on helping students succeed in their chosen walk of life!
601-774-8257 Ext. 1302
"Our job is not to prepare students for something. Our job is to help students prepare themselves for anything.” -- A.J. Juliani