Now LIVE: The GSIS Broadcast

Brian Jeen, Writer Have you noticed anything different during homeroom time? Have your teachers shown a video in class where GSIS students report upcoming events? That is the GSIS Broadcast, a student-led program implemented in Publications earlier this school year.  Since the GSIS Broadcast is organized by Publications classes, I talked to different Publications members and discussed their thoughts on our new broadcast. One of … Continue reading Now LIVE: The GSIS Broadcast

Spirit Raisers: A Look into GSIS’ Cheerleading Team

During the winter sports season, cheerleaders play a crucial— but often underappreciated— role when it comes to basketball games. Unlike other varsity sports, cheerleading has a more inclusive age range— allowing all students to join and participate. Both boys and girls are welcome to join, as it would create more balance within the team— however, GSIS’ team mostly comprises of girls from grades 8 to 12.  Continue reading Spirit Raisers: A Look into GSIS’ Cheerleading Team

We’re All in This Together: Perspectives on School Spirit Week

Which school event would you say is the best? Personally, I would proudly say Spirit Week. What I love about Spirit Weeks is the school pride I feel when I see everyone wearing clothes following the new theme every day— whether it’s twin day or pajama day, we’re all in it together as a school. However, I also wanted to hear from other community members and learn about their perspectives on the event. Continue reading We’re All in This Together: Perspectives on School Spirit Week

Game, Set, Match!: Reflections on GSIS’ Tennis Season

This fall season, GSIS’ varsity boys’ and girls’ tennis teams finally played conference games and at tournaments after three years of no games due to COVID-19. The knights faced many challenges, but they fought fiercely until the end. As a result, the boys placed 6th, and the girls placed 7th overall in the KAIAC blue division.  Continue reading Game, Set, Match!: Reflections on GSIS’ Tennis Season

The Volleyball Libero: The Backbone of the Team

Liberos, also known as defensive specialists, have one of the most essential roles in a volleyball team. Liberos are responsible for receiving balls from one side of the court and safely passing the ball to the setter. During this year’s KAIAC season, both the varsity girls’ and boys’ volleyball teams had successfully won multiple times due to the help of their liberos.  Continue reading The Volleyball Libero: The Backbone of the Team

Spiritual Emphasis Week: Finding Identities in Christ

On September 6-7th, GSIS held this school year’s first Spiritual Emphasis Week, organized by the Frontline team. The theme of this Spiritual Emphasis Week was Identity in Christ. Lower and upper secondary students participated in spiritual and relationship-building activities such as water fights, performing workshops, homeroom activities, indoor gym games, and more.  Continue reading Spiritual Emphasis Week: Finding Identities in Christ

Fall Club Fair: A Fun Push for Extracurricular Engagement

On Wednesday, August 24th, GSIS held its first club fair to encourage lower and upper secondary students to participate in more student-led clubs this school year. At the fair, clubs, ranging from Model United Nations to guitar clubs, set up booths in the gym to promote themselves to potential new members. Continue reading Fall Club Fair: A Fun Push for Extracurricular Engagement