Urbana High School Commencement Ceremony of the 100th year graduating class

The Commencement Ceremony of the 100th year graduating class of Urbana High School will take place on Saturday, May 30 at 11:00 am, but because of the threat of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place in the Urbana Middle School gymnasium, 1201 S. Vine St.  Graduating seniors participating in the ceremony will have a mandatory […]



Big Tiger Paw of Thanks!

Another school year has come to a close.  It’s in the books.  School’s out for summer.  See ya later alligator.  We could not have had a successful school year without U.  So here’s a big Tiger Paw of Thanks to all of you that make our schools outstanding!

UMS Track and Field Team Roar at State

The Urbana Middle School Track and Field team competed in Peoria at the 2015 State Meet, on May 22 and 23, 2015. Coach Searing stated that the team had an incredible season and in a few cases, a record-setting conclusion.  The hardware for this hardworking team just keeps piling up. Awards earned by Team: 7th grade […]



Thomas Paine Bike Rodeo with a little help from our friends

On Thursday, May 21, Thomas Paine Elementary hosted a Bike Rodeo with the help of volunteers from many community organizations.  Students had a great time and learned a lot of safety information. Community volunteers from the following groups helped our Thomas Paine students with the Bike Rodeo: C-U Public Health District, CUMTD/C-U SRTS Project, Neutral Cycle, […]

Important end-of-year information

UHS Commencement As you may be aware, the weather on Friday and Saturday could greatly impact Urbana High School’s Commencement ceremony.  A decision will be made on Friday about where the commencement will take place (outdoor on McKinley Field or indoor in UMS gym).  If it will be moved inside, students will be given information […]