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Last Week of School Calendar Remind . . .

June 10, 2024

This is a reminder that all University Place School District schools will begin at their regular start times this Wednesday, June 12th. There is no late start schedule this week. Additionally, the . . .

9th Grade Dance ~ June 13 ~ 7-9pm i . . .

June 10, 2024

Make sure to buy your ticket before noon on June 13th!NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR Online link to Touchbase/InTouch ReceiptingEvent Information: ENTRANCE TO THE DANCE :  BACK DOOR TO THE COM . . .

CJH Reminders for the Last Week of . . .

June 10, 2024

23-24 Yearbooks On Sale Now!

June 6, 2024

Next week, autograph pages will be distributed to students who have purchased a yearbook.  23-24 CJH Yearbooks will be distributed July 8th and during Cougar Days in August. Step by Step Instructio . . .

Summer Achievement Academy 2024 Reg . . .

June 5, 2024

Summer Achievement Academy 2024 registration is open to students  currently enrolled in grades 9 through 12 in need of credit recovery.  To register, complete this registration form (one form per . . .

UPSD Closed on Memorial Day

May 22, 2024

All University Place School District buildings will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.  UPSD will resume our normal school schedule on Tuesday, May 28th, 2024. . . .

About Our District

Since its inception in 1894, in fact, the University Place School District's history has been one of timely choices, wise leadership, and thoughtful planning which has provided, as George R. Curtis liked to proclaim, "the best schools in the country" for our children and for the community.

Contact Us:
3717 Grandview Dr W.
University Place, Washington 98466
Phone: 253-566-5600
Fax: 253-566-5607


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Academic Excellence
Students in University Place School District will meet or exceed high academic standards by acquiring essential knowledge and skills.



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Health & Safety
Students in University Place School District will attend school each day in a safe, welcoming, and supportive environment. Additionally, students will learn the knowledge, skills and habits necessary for their ongoing health and fitness.




Citizenship & Inclusion
Students in University Place School District will demonstrate strong character and citizenship. Students will learn about the importance of serving others, practicing kindness and acting in ways that help everyone to feel valued, welcome and included.