Union City Middle School Students Earn Awards

By Mike Hutchens, UC Schools Communications Director


Union City. Tenn.–Awards Day at Union City Middle School saw several students honored for the 2018-19 school year.


Three fifth grade students were honored with the prestigious Presidential Award. Though fifth graders were moved to UC Middle School this year, the end of their respective elementary school days netted the Presidential Award to Bertie Jenkins, Claire Atwill and Jake Underwood.


The criteria for the Presidential Award was:


  1. All A’s in each marking period
  2. 95+ in ELA and Math TNReady


Yellow certificates were presented to students who had perfect attendance.


UCMS Perfect Attendance 2018-2019

Issiah Brown

Lennon Bing

Amari Bonds

Hailey Bridges

Lyndon Brown

Trent Craddock

Kolby Craig

Miles Everett

Latonio Fair

Alexis Forrest

Jose Hipolito

Indeya Hogsett

Caitlyn Jo Hoffman

Rushdon Howell

Alayah Hunt

Grissom Hutchison

Beto Martinez

Kendyn Moss

Tommy Miller

Gavin Morgan

Brooklyn Murphy

Dylan Ruiz

Jocelyn Ruiz

Daisy Sanchez

Kameron Shade

Alton Smith

Drew Smothers

Natalie Soto

RaQueshia Teeters

Hayden Toon

Crickett Washburn


Student EXCEL was awarded to students who achieved the highest average for each subject by grade level.  The white certificates with the golden frame were received by those who won student EXCEL based upon their grade and subject matter.


If more than one teacher gave instruction for a subject, it was permitted for those subject areas to be broken up based upon the class and instructor.