Union Heights Elementary School


Our Mission - To maintain a quality learning environment through shared decision-making opportunities that are data-driven and center on student proficiency and overall success.

Our Vision - For all UHS students to be successful, productive members of our community, state, and world and they limit themselves only by their dreams and not by their backgrounds or circumstances.


Announcing:   Skyward

Skyward allows parents the option of going online and viewing their child’s grades and progress.  Need help on how to login?  Contact the office for information.

As part of Smith County School System’s Math textbook adoption process, parents and community members are invited to review the books that are under consideration for adoption.  Interested parents and community members can stop by the Central Office between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm on Tuesday, February 24th to review the books, ask questions and offer feedback.



Our Address......

663 Lebanon Highway

Carthage, Tennessee 37030

Phone:  615-735-1975

Fax:  615-735-0667


Smith County Board of Education

TN Department of Education

TN Curriculum Standards

School Station

Battelle for Kids

Khan Academy



Comments or questions?

Please feel free to offer any comments, ideas, or suggestions you may have on how this website can best serve our students, families, and the community.

Email us at unionheights1@k12tn.net


Congratulations UHS 2014 Teachers of theYear...

          Wanda Andrews and Lori Stiggins

Meet Our New Principal

     Wendolyn Kittrell

Ms. Kittrell comes to UHS from Smith County High School.She graduated with a B.A. from MTSU and a Masters from Trevecca. 

She started teaching at SCHS in 1992 where she remained until this year.  Over the years she has sponsored the Student Council, Environmental Club, Yearbook, served as Cheerleading Coach and is still involved with the high school as the Dance Team Sponsor.

Ms. Kittrell is the daughter of the late Paul and Shirley Kemp.  She has one daughter, Kaitlyn, who is a freshman at Tennessee Tech and a dog, Maggie.  Her hobbies include reading, going to the movies.

Welcome aboard...

        Ms. Kittrell

     Lori Stiggins    Wanda Andrews