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Schuchard Elementary earns community recognition for championing diversity
School earns Diversity Distinction Award for its leadership in cultural awareness
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Academic Blitz set for January 9
Career Focus 2019
Sixth Graders spent a couple months researching careers and thinking about what they might want to do after high school graduation. As part of the process, the students created video resumes, which they took to their luncheon to share with the community person at their table. Our students did a wonderful job!
Reading is a smooth operation for Havel students
Students don "lab coats" to dissect text features in non-fiction literature
UCS Kindergartners help with wedding proposal for Duncan Elementary teacher
Duncan Elementary Kindergartners helped UCS alum propose to his high school sweetheart.
UCS Wellness makes (sound)waves with new podcast series
Second UCS podcast now available

From the Principal

Dear Schuchard Parents and Community:

Welcome to a new school year. You can see the recommended school supply lists by clicking the image at the top of the website. You can also access the lists here: Back to School Supply Lists 2021-2022 - Schuchard Elementary (

I will be updating my principal's message to you soon!
Schuchard Elementary School will work with our community to provide opportunities for students to become actively engaged life-long learners who have the ability to positively impact our society.
Career Focus Luncheon

The 24th Career Focus Luncheon for all district sixth graders will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, May 3 and May 4, 2017 at the Palazzo Grande in Shelby Township.  The annual event is sponsored by the Utica Community Schools Foundation.

Parents are invited to sponsor a table and share their career and college experience.  For more information, please visit the Foundation’s website at or call 586.797.6953. The UCS Foundation for Educational Excellent is an independent 501(c)(3) organization comprised of community volunteers. 

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.  

Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students are staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link