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Taping Troubles: The Trials and Tribulations

Cherlin Kim, Reporter | October 25, 2021

  On Sept. 16, the stripes of non adhesive red-white tape with “social distancing” yellow circles taped on top made their first flashy appearance on the couches around campus. SIS implemented...

SIS forms Robotics team ahead of future competitions

SIS forms Robotics team ahead of future competitions

Isabelle Lee, Reporter | October 24, 2021

On Oct. 6, SIS formed its long awaited KAIAC VEX Robotics team. David Bonar, AP Physics 1 and 2 teacher, coached the first practice, preparing students for KAIAC competitions. Practices were held in the...

AP Environmental Science students enjoy a mini field trip

AP Environmental Science students enjoy a mini field trip

Erin Choi, Copy Editor | October 24, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has deprived students of school trips of any sort for the past two years. However, AP Environmental Science students became the first group of students to attend a short school trip...

RCAS hosts first annual Rubiks Cube competition

RCAS hosts first annual Rubik’s Cube competition

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | October 19, 2021

  On the morning of Oct. 15, students gathered in the atrium to watch and participate in SIS’s first ever 3x3x3 Rubik’s Cube competition. Organized by John Kim (12), who planned and hosted...

Photo courtesy of Katie Lee (12)

Squid Game Dalgona Sales

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | October 15, 2021

On Oct. 14, the National Art Honors Society (NAHS) hosted the “Squid Game Dalgona Sales” during office hours in front of the library. The sensational Netflix show Squid Game has driven the rising...

SIS offers after-school NHD training sessions

SIS offers after-school NHD training sessions

Daniel Shin, Reporter | October 13, 2021

On Oct. 30, the first after-school National History Day (NHD) training session took place, inviting all SIS high school students to attend. This happened just weeks after SIS became the official host for...

HSSC launches Secret Pen Pals event

HSSC launches Secret Pen Pals event

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 13, 2021

On Oct. 5, the High School Student Council (HSSC) launched the Secret Pen Pals event, in which randomly paired up student participants anonymously exchange letters. Participants turned in their letters...

AP Lit students attend Khaled Hosseini’s author talk

AP Lit students attend Khaled Hosseini’s author talk

Sunny Lee, Copy Editor | October 5, 2021

On Sept. 30, AP English Literature & Composition students filed into the auditorium for a virtual author talk hosted by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), featuring Afghan-American...

SIS establishes new work-study system

SIS establishes new work-study system

Jack Lee, Reporter | October 3, 2021

Gray Macklin, the work-study supervisor, brought new changes to the work-study program this year. Changes to the program include tasks assigned to students to help them reach their personal goals. Mr....

SIS teachers become fierce tigers during board game competitions

SIS teachers become fierce tigers during board game competitions

Erin Choi, Copy Editor | October 3, 2021

Imagine teachers competitively playing board games with the intensity stiffening the air in the room. Though it seems unimaginable, this is exactly what is taking place at SIS.    Since early...

Students and teachers compete against each other in fantasy football leagues

Students and teachers compete against each other in fantasy football leagues

Isabelle Lee, Reporter | September 30, 2021

As the leaves turn red and yellow, fall continues to deepen, and the regular season of the National Football League (NFL) and its corresponding fantasy leagues take place. The fantasy leagues, in particular,...

Changes to YouTube policy create questions among SIS students

Changes to YouTube policy create questions among SIS students

Cherlin Kim, Reporter | September 30, 2021

On Sept. 10, Google implemented new restrictions for school YouTube accounts pertaining to students 18 and younger. This has raised concerns among the SIS students as many clubs and classes use YouTube...