School NewsDistrict News

Banking on Success
11/28/2017
Mr. Marks honored with donated equipment for Collins, Messmore
A Digital Thanks
11/21/2017
Happy Thanksgiving from Collins
Scholastic Book Fair
11/08/2017
Book Fair set for November 14-17
Dr. Seuss characters come to life in annual Oakbrook Musical Extravaganza
04/20/2018
Annual Musical enjoyed by students, community
UCS Update - April 20
04/20/2018
The latest news from UCS
Utica Community Schools honored as one of the nation’s top communities for music education
04/18/2018
UCS community honored for music education excellence

From The Principal

This year, our students will be showing off their “PAWS”!

•Positive Choices
•Act Responsibly
•Will be Respectful
•Show Your Integrity

These positive choices will be celebrated throughout the school year with
fun school assemblies.



Our Mission

With the support of the community, the mission of Bruce Collins Elementary is to foster a caring and enriching environment that enables all students to grow academically and socially to reach their individual potential as they become lifelong learners.

MSTEP and MIAccess

This Spring our students in grades 3rd- 6th will be taking part in MSTEP & MIAccess Michigan State Assessments. Specific information and testing dates will be coming home from individual grade levels. It is very important that students will be in school on these days. Please make

every effort to have them here. Thank You!

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.   

Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students and staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link