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Do students’ grades really depend on their teachers?

Do students’ grades really depend on their teachers?

Sophie Choi, Reporter | October 26, 2022

Calibrating grades has always been a concern for SIS high school students and teachers, as many students think their grades are unfairly affected by the difference in teachers’ grading standards and...

Sean Kim (10) looks over the problem set for the day.

MAΘ holds first competition team practice

Eric Hyunseung Cho, Reporter | October 24, 2022

On Oct. 14, Mu Alpha Theta club held the first practice for its competition team, a selective group of students who will represent SIS in math tournaments throughout the year. The members were determined...

Joseph Kim (10) sings “Lazenca Save Us.”

MP3 club fills atrium with music

Andrew Shin, Reporter | October 18, 2022

On Oct 14, the Music Production Club (MP3 Club) held its first performance of the year in the atrium and sold pizza to students. Students sat around the atrium to hear the students sing and recorded...

Jinwook writing a physics equation.

Meet Jinwook Shin, AP Physics 1 perfect scorer

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 18, 2022

On Sept. 17, Head of AP Program Trevor Parker personally congratulated Jinwook via mail for his perfect 80/80 on the AP Physics 1 exam—an accomplishment achieved by only two students in the world....

SIS hosts first in-person forensics tournament in three years

SIS hosts first in-person forensics tournament in three years

Jennifer Kwon, Copy Editor | October 18, 2022

In an extremely close, well-matched tournament, SIS walked away victorious by a 1.34 point difference against KIS, the longstanding Forensics champion.  On Oct.14-15, SIS hosted its first in-person...

The Ambassadors choir sings at the Hilton

Ambassadors bid farewell to Millennium Hilton Seoul

Jack Lee, Reporter | October 18, 2022

Ambassadors choir annually sang at the Millenium Hilton Seoul to celebrate Christmas. However, with the announcement that Hilton will close the hotel in December, Ambassadors choir will perform for the...

Students attend Nepal trip information session

Students attend Nepal trip information session

Sophie Choi, Reporter | October 7, 2022

On Oct. 5, Dr. Nave held an information session for the Moonlight Nepal trip in his classroom explaining its purpose and itinerary.  Students who join the trip will leave for Nepal on Dec. 14 and come...

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New Teacher Feature Q&A: Ms. Borst

Minjae Chun, Design & Production Editor | October 4, 2022

Ms. Borst is one of the 15 new high school teachers this year. She currently teaches AP English Literature and Composition and English 9. In this New Teacher Feature Q&A, Ms. Borst shares some of her...

ASR students go bowling at Garden 5 Spin Bowling

Advanced sports and recreation’s bowling unit

Erin J Choi, Copy Editor | October 4, 2022

From Sept. 13 to Sept. 23, students in advanced sports and recreation (ASR) had a bowling unit at Garden 5 “Spin Bowling”, a center near school. For five consecutive classes, ASR students departed...

Yates claimed the crown in Assassin on Sept. 23.

Meet Yates Park, Assassin winner

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 4, 2022

NOTE: This article connects to the previous Assassin article. After a long journey of killing his targets one by one and avoiding assassination attempts, Data Science Club representative Yates Park...

James Kowalski describes the website category for NHD

NHD council hosts information session

Andrew Shin, Reporter | September 29, 2022

The National History Day (NHD) co-coordinators led an information session about the NHD contest on Sept. 23 during office hours. James Kowalski, advisor of the NHD council and affiliate coordinator of...

NBMUN delegates in DISEC

First MUN conference of the year

Danny Donghyun Han , Reporter | September 27, 2022

MUN members had their first conference of the year on Sept. 18, participating in No Borders MUN III (NBMUNIII).  The conference was held online, with 30 different schools participating. There were...