Grades 1 through 5


Designed to Cultivate Fearless Thinkers

At the elementary level, UCDS students learn to become partners in their own learning. The culture is built around developing skills with self-advocacy, community awareness, and understanding one’s impact upon their world.

Elementary 4

Elementary Curriculum

UCDS believes that students benefit most from learning experiences that are meaningful, connected, and relevant. The extensive UCDS curriculum creates opportunities for students...
Elementary 2

School Year Overview

Students discover new connections and share fresh perspectives about what they learn. Students become aware of multiple perspectives through the exchange of ideas...
Elementary 7


Our Specialist Programs provide students with an interconnected experience of different subject areas...

Teachers design experiences that foster an intrepid spirit, one that undertakes any challenge by asking the question, “How can I?” Students learn to collaborate and access resources with an eye on success.