ULS Wins Charter School of Excellence Award
Congratulations to the University Laboratory School students, teachers, staff and parents for receiving the Honorable Mention Award as a 2011 Charter School of Excellence.
Each year, a single charter school in the State of Hawaii is selected for the Charter School of Excellence Award. The award recognizes a charter school that has provided exemplary education to its students and demonstrates outstanding leadership not only within the charter school system but the entire education system. One school receives the award and two schools receive honorable mention. The Education Laboratory Public Charter School received an honorable mention in 2011.
"The Twenty-Sixth Legislature of the State of Hawai'i, recognizes and congratulates the EDUCATION LABORATORY PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL aka University Laboratory School on its honorable mention as a 2011 Charter School of Excellence."
ULS Homecoming 2012
Hey everyone - just a friendly reminder! This Saturday, January 14th is ULS Homecoming 2012. It will all be happening at Klum Gym on the campus of UH Manoa. The ULS Alumni game kicks it off at 11:00 am. Please come out, celebrate with our Jr Bows ohana and join the fun. There will be plenty of great food, drinks and ULS logo items for sale. For the latest details, check out the Homecoming Flyer.
ULS Kimono Culture Students - Kimono Demonstration
Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 1:00 p.m.
On Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 1pm on the Center Stage of the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii New Year’s Ohana Festival at 2454 S. Beretania St., two ULS students, Tiffany H. and Macy Y., of the Kimono Culture Program, under the direction of Teacher Jean Sakihara, will demonstrate how to put on a kimono and obi-sash in 3 minutes. Macy and Tiffany may be the only 2 students in Hawaii and the United States who can do this, with the exception of former ULS Kimono Culture students. Sakihara Sensei is a past recipient of the most prestigious Imperial Order of the Rising Sun with Gold and Silver Rays Award from the Emperor of Japan for her work to preserve the Kimono culture in Hawaii and for teaching Kimono classes at the University Laboratory School and the University of Hawaii.
Happy New Year
Happy New Year from everyone at the University Laboratory School. School resumes on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012.
Wendy's High School Heisman!
Congratulations to Michelle Fainberg for being selected for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award!
Michelle is one of two of Hawaii’s most outstanding high school seniors that were honored with distinguished recognition as State Winners of the 2011 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. Michelle Fainberg beat out 48,000 applicants in the state of Hawai'i to compete for the award. She will advance to the national competition in Wendy's annual quest to find the nation's top scholar-athletes that celebrates their hard work, dedication, exceptional records and community leadership. “The Wendy’s High School Heisman Award celebrates high school seniors across the country who excel in academics, athletics and community service,” said Archie Griffin, two-time collegiate Heisman Trophy winner. “Michelle is an inspiration to others in their school and community, and we’re honored to welcome her into the Heisman family.”