Freshmen reflect on their first semester of Upper Secondary School
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Freshmen reflect on their first semester of Upper Secondary School

By Sunny Cha, and Grace Shin, News Editor Freshmen skillfully adjusted to a drastic transition from Lower Secondary to Upper Secondary School. Increased workload, complex schedules, and pressure to compile a lavish resume for college are just examples of the new adjustments freshmen have been going through. Freshman Taewoo Kim, emphasized the exacerbating academic pressure. … Continue reading

Press Release: GSIS Makes a Name in the NSPA “Best of the High School Press”
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Press Release: GSIS Makes a Name in the NSPA “Best of the High School Press”

Release: September 16, 2014 Media Contact: Victor Jeong Greetings Knights! On behalf of the Publications class I am thrilled to announce that GSIS has been featured in the National Scholastic Press Association’s (NSPA) 19th edition of the “Best of the High School Press”. Earning first and third place in two different categories of the “Picture … Continue reading

Principal Brown Explains: What’s Up With Our Schedule?
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Principal Brown Explains: What’s Up With Our Schedule?

Editor-in-Chief, Justine Hong Once again, our growing school has revamped its schedule and as the dawn of the year progresses, students have begun to wonder why. Responding to their questions, Principal Brown explains the purpose of the new homerooms and addresses several other common schedule-related concerns. Information reveals that while some changes may seem unfavorable at first … Continue reading

Entering the ‘Next Chapter’: All IB Schools face drastic transformation
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Entering the ‘Next Chapter’: All IB Schools face drastic transformation

By: Julia Lee and Hanna Nam, News Writers Students attending IBO world schools will face complete transformation as they enter into the “Next Chapter” in IB education at the start of the 14-15 school year in order to fix the missing link between subjects and grade levels. Many of the improvements are focused on the … Continue reading