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Outstanding school citizens nominated by AYA faculty for their actions, behaviors, or contributions to our school community.
Junior Mordechai Weiss: Thank you for all of your hard work this summer! Your efforts to beautify the AYA campus have made a big difference and are appreciated by everyone.

Sophomore Jordyn Denn: Thank you for working at Camp Kulanu this summer. We know you were a wonderful role model for the youngest AYA students and they loved having you as their counselor!!!
Discovery Programs
We are pleased to announce our fall slate of after-school enrichment opportunities will begin Tuesday, Sept 13:
Please note: Fees are non-refundable once classes begin. "No Class" dates apply for each program. For more information, contact Susan Hall (email).
ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Sweet Reunions
More than 300 people celebrated "Back to School" at the AYA Community Ice Cream Social on Sunday! Mazel tov to the Schwarcz family on winning a semester of shabbat challah from Ron the Baker.
Thank you to the AYA PTO for hosting and to all our volunteers who made the event run so smoothly: Sara Block, Andi Bonner, Merissa Kogutt, Adira Kogutt (6th grade), Talia Kushnick, Gary Livingston, Fonya Mondell, Juan Mondell (4th grade), Audra Ohayon, Sarina Schick, Allyn Schmucker, and Lea Wernick!
Food Allergies?
Parent Food Allergy Support Group forming now! For more info and to get involved, please contact AYA parent Jori Sayewitz (email) or 574-850-4251.
UPCOMING EVENTS
8:15 am Mon, Aug 29 in Schultz Circle

Join hosts Dafna Rubinstein and Jenny Winton for our Rosh Chodesh coffee in celebration of the new Hebrew month of Elul!
8 pm Tue, Aug 30 at Mrs. Block's Home

Our High School girls are invited to a pizza-making gathering at the home of HS Judaic Studies Director Sara Block.
6:30-8 pm Wed, Sept 7

Join us as High School students lead parents through their class schedule for a casual meet and greet with teachers. (Just prior, at 6 pm, we will also host a 9th Grade Reception and a New Parent Social.)
8 pm Tue, Sept 20 in Welcome Center Board Room

What do Rabbi Sabo and Rabbi Chanania know more about: Whiskey or Rosh Hashanah? Join them to find out! » RSVP via Email
5 pm Mon, Aug 29: Athletics Parent Meeting (5th-12th)

7 pm Wed, Aug 31: HS - Senior Parent Meeting

Mon, Sept 5: No School - Labor Day

Tue, Sept 6: HS - Yearbook Picture Day

Noon Wed, Sept 14: Early Dismissal - Faculty Inservice

7 pm Mon, Sept 19: Challah Bake - Max Capacity Reached

8:15 am Wed, Sept 21: Monthly Coffee with Chris

10:45 am Wed, Sept 21: AYA All School Unification Event

Mon-Tue, Sept 26-27: No School - Rosh Hashanah

2:45 pm Wed, Sept 28: Early Dismissal - Fast of Gedaliah
OUR COMMUNITY
Mazel tov to the Gasc family on the birth of a daughter, Lev-Lillian!
B" hatzlachah to Mia Berke '22 and Ronya Goldschmidt '22 who leave us to go to school out of town. (They stopped by campus for parting hugs from our 9th Graders.)
Email us your mazel tovs!
Shabbat Shalom!