Special Olympics Texas Unified Activities
UIL Member School & SOTX Unified Champion School
UIL Member Schools who have a 2021-2022 Partnership for Inclusion form on file with Special Olympics TX will have the opportunity to compete in Unified Sports & Activities. Current Unified Sports & Activities include Unified Divisions of BEST Robotics, Unified Interscholastic Basketball and Unified Interscholastic Track & Field.
Unified Champion Schools® is a unique Special Olympics program in partnership with the U.S. Department of Education to promote inclusion and acceptance among students with and without intellectual disabilities.
- The Unified Champion Schools® approach incorporates Unified Sports® and Unified Activities, Inclusive Youth Leadership and Whole School Engagement. The benefits of UCS include:
- bully prevention,
- moral intelligence,
- character development,
- leadership development,
- physical fitness and
- an increased positive school culture.
- Direct download link: What is a Unified Champion School
- Direct download link: Interscholastic Guidelines Resource
2021-2022 Unified/UIL Championship Events
|Events for UIL Member Schools/Unified Champion Schools Only||Date||Location|
Unified Best Robotics UIL State Championship
Unified Basketball UIL State Championship
Unified Track & Field UIL State Championship
|Apr/May 2022||Morgan's Wonderland|
Unified Best Robotics Rules (coming soon)
Unified Basketball Rules (coming soon)
In the news:
Congratulations to Hendrickson High School, Pflugerville ISD for being named a 2019 Top 5 ESPN Honor Roll Unified School! Read more...