School NewsDistrict News

UHS Class of 2021 celebrates being one of a kind
06/05/2021
UHS Class of 2021 earns their diplomas
UHS senior finds gold in national Girl Scout project
05/21/2021
Gold status award to under five percent of Girl Scouts
UCS Marketing teacher honored for leadership
05/14/2021
UHS teacher receives Dr. Brenda Clark Award of Excellence and Leadership in Marketing Education
Student publications from all four UCS high school honored as among best in state
07/30/2021
Publications honored by Michigan Interscholastic Press Association
Registration for UCS Virtual Academy now open for limited time
07/27/2021
Registration open through August 3
Nearly $16 million in bond improvements will welcome UCS students for 2021-22 school year
07/24/2021
Improvements possible through community support of 2018 bond issue





From The Principal


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Hello Utica High families, 

Welcome to the Utica High website!  We do our best to keep the website as up to date as possible and full of useful information.  Please make sure to use our "How Do I?" tab to get to our frequently used links. The banner in the middle of the page highlights district and school priorities.  And, of course, there is our calendar page, various tabs for students and parents, and news stories below. Our Academics tab, above, is another important page with links to various departments, teacher Emails, and the rest! 

We will do our best to keep you constantly updated on with frequent communication from Utica High! If you need to visit the school for official business, please call ahead, perform a COVID pre-screening, wear a face mask, and observe our social distancing protocols.  While building access is limited, we are always a phone call or Email away if you need assistance.  Our office number is 586-797-2200.  

Thank you for being an incredible community to serve! 

Tom Lietz, Principal

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Our Vision:
Empowering students to reach their full potential as members of a global community.


Our Mission:
The mission of Utica High School is to develop successful learners with the support of our community of educators, students, and parents. Our diverse student body will have an equitable, rigorous, and comprehensive education in a safe and supportive environment that promotes self-discipline, motivation, and excellence in learning. We aim to cultivate individual learners with active and creative minds, and a sense of understanding and compassion for others.

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.  

Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 13 points higher than the state average and students are staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link