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  • Igniting Positive Change

Where Learning Has No Limits

Welcome to UCDS. We encourage students to stretch, reflect, collaborate, and think expansively—enriching their educational growth and ensuring they thrive in school and beyond.

We’re driven by the idea that learning is as varied as each individual. So we’ve designed innovative educational programs that activate personal learning styles and set students up for the rewards of life-long learning. Become part of the UCDS community.

UCDS Schools Blog

In the Non-directive Classroom

by Jenn Drake, Early Elementary Teacher When you enter a classroom at UCDS, the first thing you might notice is that children are talking with each other or moving about…

All School Meeting

by Kat Wyly, Early Elementary Teacher Active and engaged citizens need to be responsive listeners and respectful advocates who are willing to interact thoughtfully with a wide range of perspectives.…