Academic Excellence

Outstanding programs that students consistently qualify each year

  • Magnet High School Programs in both U.I.S.D. and L.I.S.D.
  • Preparatory Schools in Laredo and in other Texas cities as well as out of State
  • TAMIU-Early College High School

Student recognitions and honors garnered over the years

  • National Merit Scholar
  • Duke University Talent Identification Program
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Lone Star State Scholars
  • Medicine 2008 nominee to the National Youth Leadership Forum
  • College Board Scholar Finalist National Hispanic Recognition Program
  • Presidential Excellent Award – higher than national average qualifying

Students receive top honors in a variety of competitions

  • Math Counts
  • Oratory
  • South Texas Writing Project Border Voices Contest
  • Poetry Society of Texas Annual Student Awards Contest
  • Annual Congressional Texas Art Competition
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas Essay Contest

Consistently score well above the national average on standardized tests

  • Stanford Achievement Tests – 80% percentile

Proven results of academic excellence at United Day School are evidenced by the student’s outstanding accomplishments and achievements. Students qualify for special programs and have garnered outstanding special recognition and awards.