• Developing Expansive Thinkers

  • Encouraging Unique Strengths

  • 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.

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Prepare the Child for the Road, Not the Road for the Child

by Abby Sandberg, PhD Spend any amount of time at UCDS and you will undoubtedly hear a lot of laughter and joy. Students light up as they make academic discoveries,…

The Amazing Preschooler

by Abby Sandberg, PhD It is October and school has been in session for seven weeks, 35 school days to be exact. Walking into an Early Elementary classroom, I am…