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Jitters for 2022-23 school year: AP course selection begins at SIS

Jitters for 2022-’23 school year: AP course selection begins at SIS

Cherlin Kim, Copy Editor | March 4, 2022

On Feb. 21, Gray Macklin, SIS high school Vice Principal, sent out an email to all rising freshmen, juniors, and seniors in regards to course selection for the 2022-’23 school year. That same week, he...

Academic Anecdotes: Week of hell

Academic Anecdotes: Week of hell

Joseph Chun, Reporter | March 4, 2022

Sunday. I started with a strong resolve to ace every test that week—my week of hell.  My misery kicked off with an AP Biology and Algebra II test on Monday, a Chinese test on Tuesday, then a life-defining...

NAHS holds fundraiser event for Memory Project

NAHS holds fundraiser event for Memory Project

Daniel Shin, Managing Editor | February 25, 2022

From Feb. 16-18, the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) sold a variety of chips in the high school atrium and around the school hallways to fundraise for a school art project, officially known as the Memory...

History Honor Society wins first place honors

History Honor Society wins first place honors

Paul Moon, Copy Editor | February 25, 2022

On Feb. 19th and 20th, 3 teams from SIS’s own History Honor Society (HHS) faced 20 other teams from various nations in a head-to-head History Bowl tournament. For the two varsity teams, it was a challenging...

High school student council introduces new Cartnivore snacks

High school student council introduces new Cartnivore snacks

Jack Lee, Reporter | February 25, 2022

On Feb. 15, the high school student council (HSSC) introduced new snacks to the cartnivore, such as cup ramen and Dippin Dots ice cream. Provided with a larger variety of snacks, more students have started...

DMZ Eco Youth club members dive into nature

DMZ Eco Youth club members dive into nature

Cherlin Kim, Copy Editor | February 24, 2022

On Feb. 19, DMZ Eco Youth club members Tobias Choy (10), Joshua Hwang (10), and Yoonseo Kang (10) headed to Cheorwon County, Gangwon-do to observe crane species in the area.  After studying them...

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Fact-checking the AP course system at SIS

Erin Choi, Reporter | February 15, 2022

A number of SIS students remain unsure about the AP course system: in particular, how the testing regulations outside of school work.  The number of AP courses students are permitted to take differ...

Amelia Chung (11) holds up the rose she received.

Clubs promote Valentine’s Day events

Minjae Chun, Design & Production Editor | February 14, 2022

Valentine’s Day has arrived, and the United Youth Service Club (UYSC) and the Music Production Club (MP3) arranged festive activities for the student body to enjoy. In celebration of Valentine’s...

Teachers encounter difficulties returning to campus amid rising Omicron cases

Teachers encounter difficulties returning to campus amid rising Omicron cases

Daniel Shin, Managing Editor | January 27, 2022

As SIS welcomed its students and staff back to campus on Jan. 20, teachers who remained in quarantine or abroad were unable to return to school for in-person classes.  Classes were virtual for the...

Middle school kicks off second semester with new after school programs

Middle school kicks off second semester with new after school programs

Jack Lee, Reporter | January 27, 2022

For the first eight weeks of the second semester, the middle school is offering various after-school programs for any interested student. These programs started on Jan. 12 and took place online for two...

SIS competes in virtual forensics tournament

SIS competes in virtual forensics tournament

Erin Choi, Reporter | January 22, 2022

On Jan. 15-16, the SIS Forensics team participated in the January KAIAC Speech and Debate tournament. A total of 10 international schools competed, and SIS finished second overall in the tournament and...

Students and faculty at SIS plan for winter break

Students and faculty at SIS plan for winter break

Jack Lee, Reporter | December 14, 2021

Students and faculty at SIS are preparing for the upcoming winter break which will last from Dec 17th, to Jan 10th. With the break around the corner, students are busy building plans and goals to achieve...