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Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The Adelson Educational Campus is honored to host many activities and events for the Las Vegas Jewish community. Since we opened our beautiful campus ten years ago, AEC has partnered with Israeli Scouts, Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival, JCC of Southern Nevada, IAC, Jewish Nevada, and many others. We are proud to announce starting this Friday, January 18, The Adelson Educational Campus will host Congregation P’nai Tikvah Shabbat and High Holiday services. Kabbalat & Maariv Shabbat services... Read More
Posted by Upper School Team on Friday, January 11, 2019
We were excited to be back in school this week and we look forward to a great second semester!   Las Vegas Jewsih Film Festival Premieres Heading Home to AEC Students On Friday 6th-12th graders engaged in a film viewing for “Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel.” The film follows the team and shares their journey of competing for the first time in the World Baseball Classic.   Report Cards can be found on Edsby for the First Semester for all US Students.   High School Field Trip... Read More
Posted by Lower School Team on Friday, January 11, 2019
We were so happy to see all our friends back from Winter Break and we are off to a great start to the second semester. We are fortunate to grow our school during the second semester. We welcomed our new Baby Pandas class, our new students who transferred from the Schechter school, and even students from NJ and LA - welcome to AEC!    At AEC we believe that education is not just about academics, but is about supporting our students in their journey in becoming good people- mensches- who care... Read More
Posted by Joshua Abbey on Thursday, January 10, 2019
Posted by Upper School Team on Friday, December 21, 2018
The 6th grade students engaged in “The Show Must Go Epsilon: Seven Plays in the Greek Style.” In small groups, the students selected myths from ancient cultures (their choices included Norse, Chinese, Irish, Babylonian, and Anglo-Saxon) and adapted them into  Greek-style plays. Groups wrote their own scripts following the format of the Ancient Greeks, created masks for each character, and made their own scenery. Their hard work paid off when they presented a very entertaining show! See photos... Read More
Posted by Lower School Team on Friday, December 21, 2018
  AEC 4th graders are thankful to AEC community for donating so many books to their book drive. Today they completed sorting and cleaning the books to be donated. Ms. Sara Silverberg, Sivan Bar Shishat’s  mother, joined them for the final activity of Tikkun Olam for this semester. Ms. Silverberg works at Gragson Elementary School to which the books will be delivered. This week the third and fourth grade Native speaking Hebrew class read a story called “Hasikah” from the Haverim B’ivrit... Read More
Posted by Lynn Wexler on Thursday, December 20, 2018
WELCOMING OUR NEW HEAD OF SCHOOL!   The Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Educational Campus (AEC) is pleased to announce Dr. David Portnoy as its new Head of School as of July 1st, 2019. He will take the reins from the current Head, Rabbi Joyce Raynor, Ph.D, who retires at the end of this school year following four years of dedication and leadership at AEC.   Dr. Portnoy brings to the Adelson school a wealth of leadership experience in Jewish and independent school education, outstanding... Read More
Posted by Rabbi Joyce Raynor, Head of School on Thursday, December 20, 2018
LILACH BLUEVISE PROMOTED TO PRINCIPAL OF BOTH LOWER AND UPPER SCHOOL - 2019-2020   The Adelson Educational Campus is pleased to announce Lilach Bluevise will serve as the Principal of both Lower and Upper Schools for the 2019-2020 school year. For the past 3 years, Lilach has served as the Lower School principal and has done a wonderful job developing teacher excellence, an integrated and rigorous curriculum, establishing trust among parents, and supported student leadership/empowerment.... Read More
Posted by Upper School Team on Friday, December 14, 2018
  December Mensch of the Month: Sarah Blank: This young lady makes a big effort to work with others during class. She seems to really understand the value of teamwork and the importance of community building. She always is one to learn material quickly, but it’s so nice to see her teach others that material, encourage others to apply that material, and then work together to achieve common goals.   Leanne Steward: This young lady is always sweet, polite and kind - all the qualities of a... Read More
Posted by Lower School Team on Friday, December 14, 2018
WAX MUSEUM PROJECT For the past month in fourth grade, we have learned about reading and writing informational texts.  Students read biographies and researched famous people throughout history. As part of the project, students created timelines of their lives, made displays of important events, and wrote essays about their famous figures.  Today, the fourth graders dressed up to become their famous people for a living Wax Museum. Each student created an “exhibit” and gave their presentations... Read More