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This Week in Upper School 9/25-9/28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL

High school students participated in the second Media Literacy workshop on digital misrepresentation led by our esteemed librarian, Jennifer Nails and guest presenter, Mr. Herringshaw. 

Students collected money as a part of the "Penny War" for St. Jude's Ranch for Children.  This initiative is being led by Adelson alumna, Ariel Wexler, Class of 2016, for a business course project at UNLV.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month-get ready to PINK OUT for a $1 and play dodgeball to raise money for cancer research.  

Student Council is selling tickets, $15 for singles and $25 for doubles, to the Candy Land-themed Homecoming Dance on Saturday, October 21st from 8:00-11:00.

Upper School wishes their wise and fearless leader, Morah Rosen, a Happy Birthday!  

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

In Mrs. Koehler's Health Class, Mrs. Paxinos, the Upper School Counselor, visited to present a lesson on mental health.  The students used QR codes to understand prominent mental illnesses.

In Mrs. Blit's sixth grade Judaics class, the students participated in a shared inquiry discussion around the topic of forgiveness.