This Week in Upper School 1/7-1/11, 2019

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:
The High School field trip has been rescheduled for February 20-22. Permission forms were emailed home to families before winter break. You can also fins permission forms on SFO School Forms Online. Permission forms are due by Wednesday, January 30th. We are very excited for our trip to beautiful Camp Ramah with our high school students!
Mount Potosi Trip
Next week Wednesday and Thursday 6th graders will head to Mount Potosi for their class field trip! No basketball practice for boys 5th/6th grade basketball team on Wednesday. 
Shadow Days
We are looking forward to our 8th grade shadow days and we are excited to welcome our 8th graders into our 9th grade core and major classes. Shadow days are set for January 14th, 16th, 18th, and 23rd.
Mock Trials
On Thursday, the two Mock Trial teams in the HS, engaged in a friendly scrimmage round before their competition on February 9th at the Regional Justice Center.
Spelling Bee
Our Middle School Students participated in the annual Middle School Spelling Bee on Thursday. We are so proud of all of our students who participated!
Congratulations to the following students:
School Champion - Jack Kim (winning word "flauta")
Runner-up - Nicole Miller
Third Place - Amber Lovat
Grade Level Winners:
8th: Jack Kim
7th: Ethan Saunders
6th: Jacob Coneh