Pontiac Respect Day Video

Pontiac High School produced this awesome video in recognition of Spread the Word to End the Word day. These kids put words into action and walk the walk of inclusion and respect for all. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNoQRx5J5t8…

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Why do we do what we do?

Each person involved in Unified Champion Schools, and Special Olympics does it for their own reasons.  They each have wonderful experiences that build up to this day, and this moment. What brings us together?  The belief that everyone deserves respect! Here are some stories from the members of the Unified Champion Schools Youth Activation Committee!…

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Unified Champion Schools in 2016-2016

Welcome back to the 2016-2017 School year!  We have a lot of really exciting things coming up this year, and our big one is a name change! We are going from Special Olympics Project Unify, to Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools.  We even have a new logo, that you can see here. We are also…

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A “Black and Golden” Opportunity

by Coach Michael Ackerman On the evening of November 19th 2012, an empty auxiliary gym at Metea Valley High School slowly began to resemble what has come to be expected when a Special Olympics Basketball event is to take place. One by one the custodial staff neatly placed the padded folding chairs on either side…

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