Picture Retake and Make-up Day is Thursday, October 1 for all UT and UTEC IN-PERSON 9-11th grade students who missed the first picture day or those who want to retake the original photo. This opportunity is also open to ALL seniors who are unable to go to the studio for their free senior portrait session. Photographic Arts will be in the auditorium from 7:30am-10:45am and then again from 12:00-3:15pm. NO order forms this year, so stop on down before school, during class when it's an appropriate time, or after school to get your pictures taken. 

Picture Day for all REMOTE students is Wednesday, October 7. Photographic Arts will be in the UTHS auditorium from 10:00am-2:00pm. NO order forms this year, so all you need to bring with is that great smile! **If you are unable to come to the school for picture day, you may contact Photographic Arts at 309-762-6662 to schedule an appointment at the studio. The deadline for all pictures (9-12th grade) to be taken and included in the yearbook is October 10.

Senior Parents/Guardians: Senior Baby Ads are on sale now! Ads may be purchased for $30 a section until November, so you don't want to wait too much longer to reserve your space for your favorite graduate. Visit under the News 2 tab to get an order form or contact Natalie Green at Order forms will also be available in the General Office and with the senior English teachers. 

Lunch for today

Mikes Cheese Bites


Baby Whole Carrot

Mixed Berries

Assorted Fruit Sorbet



Attention senior students!  Do you need help with college applications, college planning, or financial aid?  If so, sign up in the counseling office and you will be contacted by an ISAC representative to help you through the process.

Visits from college representatives will be mainly virtual this year.  If you are interested in Southern Illinois University-Carbondale or the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign, stop by the counseling office to sign up.  Augustana will be hosting a pop up event here in October. Stop by to get more information and sign up.  


-Student council students, the stuco t-shirts are ready to be ordered. Please check the student council remind for the link to order shirts.

- Students and staff, next week we will be having two dress up days! Monday will be Sports apparel day and Tuesday will be UT Panther Pride day! Wear your best gear! Don't forget, picture day will be next Thursday, October 1st!


"Boys track and field practices will take place on Tuesdays for throwers and Wednesdays and Fridays for sprinters and jumpers.  All practices will be from 3:20 to 5:00 at the Soule Bowl.  Bring a mask and have your ride ready to pick you up immediately after practice."

Attention Girls who are interested in the 20-21 Bowling team and are not involved in a Fall sport, please email Mrs. Krack for information about the upcoming Fall activities and open gyms. Email address is:

Girls interested in volleyball. Practices will be on Tuesday and Wednesday from 5:30-7:00 for varsity and Thursday from 5:30-7:00 for fresh/soph.  Please enter at the door to the orange hallway north of the weight room. See you there!

Girls’ basketball has an open gym again tonight 330 to 5 for anyone planning on trying out for basketball that is not in a Fall sport. Gym A