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NSU University School’s Math Team Excels at Prestigious Competition

Congratulations to the NSU University School Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Algebra 2, and Geometry Math Teams who recently ranked in the top 20 in the nation at the Florida Association of Mu Alpha Theta Math Competition! In addition to these awards, overall, the Math Team ranked 12th, out of more than 50…


NSU University School Early College Acceptances: Class of 2017

NSU University School is excited to share its Class of 2017 Early College Acceptances! Harvard University, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, Brown University, Dartmouth College, and MIT are just a few of the schools where our Sharks have proudly been accepted. Click here to view the full list.


NSU University School Presents Winnie the Pooh KIDS

NSU University School Presents the Lower School musical production of Winnie the Pooh KIDS on Friday, January 20 at 6:30 pm and January 21 at 1:00 pm in the Silverman Auditorium Epstein Center for the Arts. For ticketing information, visit uschool.nova/tickets.


University School Students Place First in the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

Congratulations to University School seniors Jessica Roman and Sydney Juda for placing 1st on a documentary in the student section of the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF)! The documentary called “Lolita: The Bathtub Whale” is based on the life of the orca whale who lives at Miami Seaquarium. Senior…


NSU University School Students Nominated for Distinguished Silver Knight Awards

Congratulations to University School’s 2016-2017 Silver Knight Nominees! The Miami Herald Silver Knight Awards is one of the nation’s most prestigious student awards programs. The Program recognizes outstanding students who have not only maintained good grades, but have also unselfishly applied their special knowledge and talents to contribute significant service…


Middle and Upper School UN Teams recognized in the Model United Nations Conference

Congratulations University School! The Model UN Middle School and Upper School teams performed exceedingly well and earned prestigious awards at the Model United Nations Conference at Nova Southeastern University! Seven schools, with over 150 delegates representing 90 countries, tackled global issues such as the civil war in Syria and women’s…


NSU University School Students Receive Letters of Commendation from National Merit Scholarship Corp

Congratulations to the NSU University School students who were named National Merit Commended Scholars. The students placed in the top five percent of approximately 1.6 million students by taking the PSAT/NMSQT. Commended Scholars received Letters of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation in recognition of their outstanding academic promise…


NSU University School Students present at International Writing Center Association Conference in Colorado

The innovative NSU University School Writing Fellows Program is based on a model originated at Brown University. The program features advanced high school student writers who bring personalized writing support directly to their peers in the areas of language mechanics, organization, and content. Just recently, five of NSU University School’s writing…


NSU University School Boys Cross Country Team Qualifies for State Championship

The students at the NSU University School have done it again! Congratulations to the Middle School Boys Cross Country Team for scoring in the top 25% of all middle school boys cross country teams that competed in September’s state qualifier. The team’s outstanding performance at the meet has earned the…


The NSU University School Raises Money and Wins Tripleheader at 10th Annual “Dig Pink” Volleyball game

The NSU University School Middle, Junior Varsity, and Varsity Volleyball teams recently won a triple-header against Somerset Academy at the 10th annual “Dig Pink” Volleyball game. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and “Dig Pink” is a combined effort between the Upper School’s Pink for Life service club and the…


NSU University School Robotics Team named Tournament Champions

The NSU University School Robotics Team has started the tournament season off in spectacular form as they were named the Tournament Champions at the first two VEX Robotics Competitions of the year! At the recent Coral Park Tournament, the “A” and “B” Teams defeated both the second ranked alliance and…


Five NSU University School Students Qualify as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Congratulations to Avani Choudhary, Emma Duval, Rhys Murray, Cory Riegelhaupt, and Peri Shechtman who have been selected as Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition to earn 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million….


Young Entrepreneurs Find Success at National Competition

Congratulations to the NSU University School Junior Achievement Alpha Essentials team who won 3rd place in the JA Company of the Year Category at Junior Achievement’s National Student Leadership Summit held in Washington D.C. Each team member, Andrew Hurowitz, Cole Becker, Alexis Bogomolni, Evan Gutkin, and Alexander Shuster, also won…


NSU University School Speech and Debate Team Excels at National Tournament

Congratulations to Jake Wallack and Itiel Wainer who were named National Champions at the National Speech and Debate Tournament! Additionally, NSU University School’s Middle and Upper Schools were both named Schools of Excellence in Speech, signifying that we were one of the top programs at the national tournament. NSU University…


USchool students recognized during Silver Knight Awards Ceremony

Congratulations to the following NSU University School seniors honored at the 2016 Silver Knight Awards Ceremony. Sophie Septoff won in the Music and Dance category. Rachel Bomser won an Honorable Mention in World Languages, and Michelle Langone won an Honorable Mention in Drama. The Silver Knight is a prestigious, 58-year-old…


University School Students Share their Stories at The First Grade Fairybook Festival

First grade students at NSU University School were thrilled to spend time with parents, grandparents, and friends at the annual Fairytale Festival. Leading up to the festival, students completed a unit study of Fairytales, discussing the elements of a fairytale story including character, plot, setting, the problem, and the solution….


USchool earns recognition from Critics’ Awards Program for theater performance of “Spamalot”

We are so proud of our NSU University School students who received 16 Cappie nominations for their spectacular work in Spamalot. The Critics’ Awards Program, or Cappies for short, celebrates outstanding achievement in high school theatre. Nominations are made by student critics from participating schools who attend the productions of…


Industry Professionals Meet with Middle School Students for Career Connections Event

NSU University School eighth grade students enjoyed making connections with industry professionals during the 6th annual Middle School Career Connections event. More than 50 USchool parents and alumni, NSU professors, and other working professionals participated in panel discussions that addressed a number of questions including why they love what they…


USchool Student Shadows World Renowned Scientist

Cultivating her passion for marine biology, Marlee Lewin, a sophomore at NSU University School, has elevated her learning through the Independent Research Study (IRS). This unique program gives students the opportunity to work one-on-one with university professors and conduct extensive, graduate-level research. Marlee is currently being mentored by world-renowned marine…


NSU University Scschool Students Qualify for the 2016 National Speech and Debate Tournament

Congratulations to the NSU University School Speech and Debate team members who are eligible to compete in the 2016 USA World Schools Debate Invitational. We commend your achievements so far this year and wish you the best of luck at nationals! The NSU University School representatives are: Thomas Ebenger &…


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