* Four Upper School students qualified to take the American Invitational Mathematics Examination this past Wednesday; congratulations to Andrew Wu, Arunabh Sinha, Jenny Zhao and Aaron Chai.
 
* Matt Fu placed second in United States extemporaneous speaking at the Indiana State Speech Meet on March 6. Piper Murphy (dramatic interpretation) and Imaan Mirza (informative) each reached the quarterfinals (top 24).
 
 
* Shreya Mallela (fifth grade) was one of six district finalists for the spelling bee. She will advance to compete in the Regional Bee on March 16, 2019.
 
* Junior Erika Isaacs recently competed in a regional dance competition. She was awarded a special judge’s award for her stage presence, titled “Shine Bright.” More than 90 dancers competed for the three Judges Awards. Erika also received a Platinum Score for her solo Lyrical dance; she placed 5th overall out of 41 dances.