COMPREHENSIVE CARE DEVELOPMENT

Maximizes Character Developmengt

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COMPREHENSIVE CARE DEVELOPMENG DELIVERS STUDENT SUCCESS

Teaching the Values Necessary for Solid Character
  • Daily life at UEA has the right mix of academics, extracurricular activities, and residential programming

  • Students are regularly nurtured on eleven key personal characteristics, to ensure they are developing as a whole person

Reinforcing Important Personal Life Skills
  • By participating in events, clubs, sports, and community service, students learn through experience

  • Dedicated skill sessions on communication, teamwork, time management, and priority setting

Training Future Leaders
  • The option to compete in various model united nations conferences or other, for which they receive leadership training, as well as instructions in current affairs debate and presentation skills.

  • This valuable experience gives our graduates an excellent record of achievement for their resumes and makes them stand out when applying to universities. our graduates, with their extensive leadership training, are admitted to world-class universities.

OUR 11 CHARACTER KEYS WERE CHOSEN BY STUDENTS AND STAFF

​Respect / Honesty / Integrity / Responsibility / Peaceful & Positive Confict Resolution / Inclusiveness / Fairness / Caring / Optimism / Self-Confidence and Self Advocacy / Perseverance

OUR CARING AND EMPATHETIC TEACHERS

UEA’s multifaceted academic and experiential approach offers extensive opportunities for students to engage in leadership and character enrichment outside the classroom. Students develop a routine for success by participating in various after school, age-tailored programs customized to their individual  needs. These fun activities instill discipline and consistency in our students’ daily routine, enabling them to have healthy social and emotional lifestyles.

Leadership Opportunities
  • Residence Life Prefects, Community Service Prefects, Social Justice Team, Diversity Team, Health Action Team, Model United Nations Team, Student Council Executive, General Student Council, Athletic Prefects, Varsity Athletic Teams (Soccer, Basketball) , ESL Transition Team, International Translation Team, Various Special Event Teams, Community Service Teams, Leadership retreats at Union Education Academy

Clubs
  • Art Clubs
    Painting, Polymer Clay, Origami, Glee, Improv, Acting, Collage Making, Scrapbooking, Animation, Pottery, Knitting International Film, Film Making

  • Science Clubs
    Robotics, Virtual Reality, Digital Culture, Mad Science, Outdoor Adventure, Video Game Design, Coding, Environmental, Drone Racing

  • Cooking Clubs
    International Chefs, Baking, Asian cuisine, Food Art

  • Media Clubs
    Newspaper, FIFA Through The Ages, NBA Court Surng, Toastmasters, Gaming, Comedyy

Events & Trips
  • School Events
    International Cuisine Series Dinners, Games Day, School Dances, Fashion Show, Spirit Week, Variety Shows

  • Residence Events
    Coffee House, Patio Party, Picnics, Video Game Tournaments, Movie Nights, Athletic Challenges

  • Trips
    Niagara Falls, CN Tower, Professional Sporting Events (NBA, MLB, NHL, CFL), Canada’s Wonderland, Professional Theatre and Musical Productions, Museums

Athletic Activities
  • Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Floor Hockey, Flag Football, Table Tennis, Fitness, Running, Badminton, Archery, Yoga, Swimming, Aqua Fit, Dance (Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Ballroom)

Community Service
  • Inside UEA
    participating and organizing charity projects and events, mentoring new students, community service clubs, peer tutoring

  • Outside UEA
    participating in or fundraising for local hospitals, foodbanks, retirement residences, community festivals, parades