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From the PrincipalJared McEvoy 

Attention SENIORS! The required Senior/Parent meeting presentation that was held virtually on Tuesday, April 27th can be accessed using the link below.  Seniors and their parents are required to watch the presentation and complete the required next steps.  Also, keep on an eye on your UCS email prior to the event as important documents and information about graduation, the “Garden Gala”, etc… will be shared with you and your families via your UCS email.  

Link to Virtual/Senior Parent Meeting https://tinyurl.com/kcww6jm8.  Your UCS laptop can be used to access this presentation as well as the follow up documents for completion.  Any questions?  Please touch base with Mrs. Bronson or Mr. McEvoy.

Course scheduling for the 2021-2022 school year is underway!  Information has been sent to students and families to complete the course selection process.  Additional information on the scheduling process can be found in the Counseling Schoology pages and your counselors are always available to assist!  Don’t forget about the virtual meeting opportunities that are available with your counselors as well! 

Virtual Academy:  The UCS Virtual Academy is now accepting applications for families seeking a virtual learning option featuring the district’s nationally recognized academic programs. “Our Virtual Academy offers the choice to combine the district’s educational excellence with a virtual environment,” Interim Superintendent Robert Monroe said. “We are proud to now offer the academy as part of the Utica Community Schools portfolio of options that meet our students’ unique needs and interests.” 

The virtual academy gives families virtual access to K-12 programs offered through the Utica Community Schools, including core elementary and specials and secondary elective and required courses. Students can participate in extra-curricular activities, including marching band and athletics, through their home schools.

Applications and more information (including an updated question and answer sheet) are available at: https://uticak12.org/UCS_Virtual_Academy. The application period ends May 2nd. 

SENIOR INFORMATION:  Please see the attached document for important updates and reminders for our Class of 2021.  CLASS OF 2021 UPDATE 3-26.pdf 

Meal Distribution:
A 7-day and a 3-day meal distribution will be available on Wednesday, May 5, 12, 19, 26 and June 2 and 9, 2021 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Eisenhower, Stevenson and Henry Ford II high schools.

In addition, Gleaners Food Bank will have a family meal pickup at Stevenson High School on Wednesday, May 12, 26 and June 9 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

 

Now Hiring Bus Drivers
Walk Up Interviews Available-see flyer below for details

Earn up to $20.50 per hour

Call 586-797-7113

Bus Driver Walk-in Interview Ad 2020.pdf
16A. General Recruitment Ad_2020.docx

You can continue to expect frequent communications from us for the 2020-21 school year and the office staff is here to support you!  While we are in the office, please know that we are always happy to talk with you and answer your questions over the phone. Our office number is 586-797-1300.

I thank you for your continued support!  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the office at 586-797-1300. 

GO EAGLES!

Jared A. McEvoy, Principal

Our Vision

Eisenhower High School’s vision is to provide excellence in education promoting academic and personal growth.

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower students by providing the necessary tools to reach their potential in a global society.

 


  • Eisenhower is a Michigan Blue Ribbon Exemplary School.
  • Eisenhower High School is recognized by the Washington Post as one of the most academically challenging schools in the United States.
  • The Class of 2019 had  80 valedictorians, 1 salutatorians, 162 National Honor Society members, 125 UCS Advanced Placement Scholars, 225 Ike's Brightest, and 109 Presidential Scholars.
  • Eisenhower offers students a choice of 28 Advanced Placement courses.
  • Eisenhower students took more than 1,250 Advanced Placement exams last year.
  • During the past school year 1,093 students, 57% of our student body, were enrolled in Advanced Placement courses.
  • Eisenhower has earned the National Gold Council of  Excellence award from the National Association of Student Councils in recognition of its efforts to involve students  in their school and community.
  • Eisenhower offers students 29 clubs and organizations in which they can participate.
  • An Eisenhower student publication have been honored as among the state's best by the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association.

UCS Vision

All children have the right to a rigorous, high-quality education which meets their individual needs. UCS will respect, encourage and empower each and every student to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to be successful, contributing members of a diverse community and global society.

UCS Mission

We are committed to exemplary teaching and learning in order for our students to be prepared for success in the 21st Century.
We will achieve this commitment by engaging the entire community to focus on each child's achievement, with the expectation that every student will pursue some type of post-high school educational endeavor.

Core Values

  • Every child can learn and achieve.
  • Parents and guardians are partners in the learning process.
  • Being “smart” can be achieved through persistence, hard work and effective effort.
  • Excellence is expected and celebrated.
  • Data is used to guide our decision-making.
  • All employees will exemplify ethical behavior; exhibit a strong work ethic; and continue to develop their leadership, performance and service skills.
  • Technology supports and enhances instruction, business operations, research and communications.
  • The Board of Education, district educators/staff, parents, community members and business leaders must collaborate and work as a team to enhance educational opportunities for student success.