PLAY UNIFIED. LEARN UNIFIED.
Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® is an opportunity for schools pre-K through university level to intentionally promote meaningful social inclusion. Get started today.
Three steps to become a Unified Champion School
Talk with your Special Olympics Kansas Schools staff representative
We would love to talk to you about where your school is at when it comes to this journey to inclusive! We want to hear about your current school culture, talk about the Unified Champion School Model, and share all of the resources we are able to provide. Schedule a time to meet with your designated staff member.
Connect with key stakeholders
Talk with administration, teachers, staff and students on how Unified Champion Schools could look in your specific school! Share you enthusiasm and ideas for the Unified movement and the resources available to support this work. Upon request, Special Olympics Kansas staff will attend these meetings with you.
Fill out the Commitment to Inclusion form
Submit a formal expression of your school’s commitment to the inclusion revolution. After you fill out this form, your school will become eligible for Unified Champion School resources, communication and funding through Special Olympics Kansas.
Ready to join the revolution?
Fill out the commitment to inclusion form.
What is a unified Champion school?
Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® is an opportunity for schools pre-K through university level to intentionally promote meaningful social inclusion. Watch the video to learn more!
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Inclusive Student Leadership
Inclusive Student Leadership is an all-embracing leadership club for every student. They gather to create social opportunities and lead their schools in the advancement of inclusion.
Whole School Engagement
Whole School Engagement includes bullying prevention and inclusive promotion initiatives that reach entire school populations through engaging, inspiring, and optimistic events.
Unified Sports combines students with and without intellectual disabilities on teams and encourages them to participate in inclusive sports training and competition.