EVERY CHILD
IS BORN A GENIUS

- Buckminster Fuller

WHO · WHAT · WHY

Michigan Independent School founded in 1971. It is located in northern Oakland County on 31 acres of woods and rolling meadows in Oxford, Michigan. The school is surrounded by the acreage of Upland Hills Ecological Awareness Center, Upland Hills Farm and Bald Mountain Recreation Area.

CURRENT EVENTS

WomanSpeak - February 1 st - 7 pm in the Karen Joy Theater

Tickets are $10 and will be purchased at the door.

UHS Logo Fragment

"I observe that every child demonstrates a comprehensive curiosity. Children are interested in everything and are forever embarrassing their specialized parents by the wholeness of their interests. Children demonstrate right from the beginning that their genes are organized to help them to apprehend, comprehend, coordinate, and employ—in all directions."

- Buckminster Fuller

Is listening to a book cheating?

Audio books are a big deal in my house. My kids love them and listen to them constantly. They also like to read, which I’m grateful for. Basically, they love a good story in any format. 

I first discovered the appeal and value of audio books…

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Weekly Notes 12/13/2019

Ski Club Up North Adventure! Calling all skiers and snowboarders! Maureen Adelsperger is organizing a mid-winter break ski trip at Crystal Mountain.  Plan to arrive the evening of February 18th and ski Wednesday through Friday the 21st, heading home that evening. Seven families attended last year.  They all spoke so highly of this trip. The slopes…

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ANNUAL GIVING

We are in an exciting and important time in the life of Upland Hills School. We are growing as a community in ways that are new and in ways that honor and uphold our past. Upland Hills has always met it’s financial responsibilities and challenges with the ethic of, “Doing more with less.” This careful, conscious and anticipatory strategy has served the school well in times of great abundance and in leaner times.

Today, we are fortunate to be stable and strong financially. Fiscal health and stability allows our community to dream, create and continue to evolve. And it is the community creating the abundance to do so.

The annual fund is the cornerstone of our fundraising program. All gifts to this effort reach into every aspect of life in our school. Your gifts ensure that the children, teachers, family and friends of Upland Hills School will thrive in a love-based learning environment.

We strive for 100% participation from our community. Every gift is received with deep gratitude and honored through it’s careful consideration and allocation. Every single gift makes a difference in the continued growth of our school.

Annual Fund pledges are payable by June 15, 2018. We welcome your tax-deductible contribution by check, credit card, in person or by PayPal.

To find our more about the Annual Fund, please contact our director, Rob Himburg by email or phone: 248.693.2878

Click below to donate today!



Upland Hills School

Campus

Ecological Awareness Center

The EAC is rooted in the desire to inform and nurture awareness, accompanied by actions that promote the well-being of all life on Earth.

Community Supported Agriculture

The Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA, serves as a rich and varied outdoor classroom for our students. From choosing seeds to planting, tending, harvesting and cooking our students are deeply immersed in the food circle.

Karen Joy Theater

The Theatre Experience has been an integral part of our curriculum since our beginning in 1971. It gives children a place to work together toward the common goal closest to the heart of a child, the magic of wonder.