Naviance- A Career and College Readiness Program
UCPS has partnered with Naviance, a college and career success planning software to provide a variety of tools for student achievement through academic planning. Personality and career inventory assessments, course planning, college representative visit scheduling, college and scholarship searches and more will all be available as a result of this software. FAQ’s and documents explaining the benefits and registration process are provided on the counseling webpage.
Senior Parents: The yearbook has a few spaces left in the ads sections for SENIOR RECOGNITION ADS. Please go to http://www.jostens.com/yearbooks/yearbook-ads.html and complete your student's ad. This is an easy online upload program where you can submit pictures, write a note or story, and honor your graduating seniors. Prices are on the website. We love seeing your PRIDE show in this section of the yearbook!
Men's tennis season starts on Feb. 14. Two experienced and/or athletic players are needed for this year's team. See Coach Crowder in trailer 11 for information.
On Saturday, December 16, 2017, members of the Sun Valley High School Beta Club took part in the Union County Christmas Bureau’s Distribution Day in Monroe Mall. Members processed and packed toys, food and household items for hundreds of needy families in our area. The 2017 Union County Christmas Bureau’s Distribution Day helped 1800 families including 4500 needy children. Some of the toys provided were donationed through the United States Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for tots program.
On December 2, 2017, Union County held their annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony. As a part of the event, the Holiday Bake Shop is added to raise funds to support the New Century Scholars Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to students, in Union County, who are currently enrolled in Career and Technical Education classes and met a specific criteria.
The Sun Valley High School Beta Club helped process thousands of shoeboxes for many children in Malawi and Swaziland as part of Operation Christmas Child on Saturday, November 25th 2017. During this particular processing session, over 90,000 shoeboxes were processed. This effort will go towards Samaritan’s Purses' goal of processing 2,500,000 shoeboxes in Charlotte this year, and 9.6 million nationwide at the 9 processing centers.