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Chinese classes celebrated the Chinese New Year on Jan. 18th

Chinese classes celebrate Chinese New Year

Jack Lee, Reporter | January 25, 2023

On Jan. 18th, Chinese classes celebrated the Chinese New Year in the atrium. Vanessa Cui and Chin Hsein Pan, high school Chinese teachers, helped to organize the event. “With Ms.Pan, we both helped...

The Forensics Debate team celebrate after the tournament ends.

SIS places second in KAIAC Forensics Tournament

Waan Choi, Reporter | January 17, 2023

On Jan. 13-14, the SIS Forensics Speech and Debate team went to KIS to participate in the KAIAC Forensics Conference Tournament, winning many individual awards and placing second overall.  The Speech...

Music department hosts winter concert

Music department hosts winter concert

Erin J Choi, Reporter | December 5, 2022

On Dec. 1, the music department held its winter concert after school in the auditorium. Directed by band director Michael Ganus, strings director Julia Kim, and choir director Lesley Scott, there were...

HFH hosted 3 vs. 3 basketball games from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2.

HFH hosts 3 vs. 3 basketball game

Jack Lee, Reporter | December 5, 2022

HFH (Habitat for Humanity) hosted a 3 vs. 3 basketball game during activity period from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 in Tiger Gym 1. Participants paid ₩5000 to play. "It felt great to play basketball again with...

B1 Chinese students cook fried rice.

Chinese III students cook traditional dishes

Eric Hyunseung Cho, Reporter | December 5, 2022

On Nov. 29-30, Chinese III students took part in a culture exposure activity, cooking Chinese dishes in class. The A1 class made tanghulu and pork bean stir fry; A2 class made malatang, pork buns, and...

(From left to right) Andrew Shin (11), Tobias Choy (11), Ian Park (11), Joseph Gallagher, Donghyun Kim (10)

Robotics team competes at KIS

Andrew Shin, Reporter | December 1, 2022

On Nov. 30, the SIS Robotics team played in its first in-person KAIAC robotics competition at KIS, with 14 teams from APIS, Dwight School Seoul, and KIS competing in a total of eight qualification rounds....

YIC hosts relay race

YIC hosts relay race

Eric Hyunseung Cho, Reporter | November 29, 2022

On Nov 17, Youtube Influencers Club (YIC) hosted a relay race in TG1. Each team had four members who were tasked with running a full lap around TG1. A total of eight students participated in this event,...

A new Lego area for students.

Renovated Elementary School library opens

Andrew Shin, Reporter | November 23, 2022

The SIS Elementary School’s renovated library opened on Nov. 1, featuring new collaborative spaces and over 11,000 books for elementary school students, along with access to electronic books and...

Varsity cheer teams half-time performance

Varsity cheer makes a successful comeback this season

Erin J Choi, Reporter | November 23, 2022

On Nov. 17, the varsity cheer team had its first successful home game of the season. The team performed sideline chants and a half-time performance during the girls and boys varsity basketball game against...

Student holding up the offline survey

Amnesty International hosts human rights survey

Danny Donghyun Han , Reporter | November 17, 2022

Beginning on Nov. 9, Amnesty International (AI) club conducted a school-wide human rights survey to gauge the state of human rights within SIS. A group of AI members went around the school during office...

The recycling bins are available in every classroom in SIS.

How effective is recycling in SIS?

Hannah Yi, Reporter | November 17, 2022

Walking through the hallways around SIS, you may have encountered colorful recycling bins with different labels to separate waste. With a growing global awareness of sustainability, recycling is a practice...

Ian brainstorming his ideas.

SIS teams compete in HiMCM

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 15, 2022

Three SIS teams participated in the High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM) from Nov. 4-6. The competition involved choosing a real-world problem and creating a mathematical model to predict...