What Does it Cost to Run ASW?

By Jeong Bin Lee There is a considerable bill to pay to be a student at the American School of Warsaw. So where does this tuition money go? To find out more about the school’s finances, Warrior News talked with Mr. James Young, ASW’s finance and operations director. Running ASW requires expenditures on vast resources and personnel, which in turn requires generating considerable revenue. For … Continue reading What Does it Cost to Run ASW?

Why Are Students Around the World Missing School on Fridays?

By Jan Stebnicki and Aleks Adamkowski Global Warming. Heard of such a thing? Students from multiple countries such as, United Kingdom, Germany, Poland have been skipping school on Fridays in order to organise coordinated protests, to demand stronger action on climate change from their respective governments. T-shirts, Banners, large rallies are just a few method’s that the students use to raise awareness. The movement started … Continue reading Why Are Students Around the World Missing School on Fridays?

ASW Launches Priority Seat Reservation Program

By Adam Whitmore and Theo Wyatt According to documents from the ASW Board of Trustees November meeting, ASW has begun selling Priority Seat Reservations at the school to companies that wish to be given priority for their representatives’ children’s admissions. As many know, the ASW Annex building began in June of 2011 and was finished in September 2012 shortly before school started. The Annex now … Continue reading ASW Launches Priority Seat Reservation Program

Why Were Sophomores Awake on a Wednesday Morning?

By Natalia Sosna The Personal Project: A phrase bound to elicit a passionate response among many sophomores. This is especially the case as students have officially begun writing and drafting their reports. As of last Monday, students were to submit the first draft of their full report on their final product. This draft was then submitted to their assigned “feedback committee,” with whom they met … Continue reading Why Were Sophomores Awake on a Wednesday Morning?

Opinion: I Went to Discussion Club, and So Should You!

By Denny Cheong Last Tuesday after school, I had the opportunity to take part in one of the Discussion Club’s meetings: Not really my own decision, as my friend forced me to go to there, but it was a decision I don’t regret. As it was my first time being in a meeting, Tomek J., one of the leaders of the Club, briefly explained what … Continue reading Opinion: I Went to Discussion Club, and So Should You!

ASW Adds Lit Magazine to School Clubs

by Gyeong Eun You The Literary and Arts Magazine, started by 11th grade student Zosia A. with help from Ms. Ranado, is a digital magazine written by and for ASW’s high school students. Students can submit work of any type of writing, art, and photographs. Meeting on Tuesday lunch (MYP) in Ms. Ranado’s room and Friday lunch (DP) in the commons, the members of the … Continue reading ASW Adds Lit Magazine to School Clubs