Is Haruka’s Bag as Basic as She Says it Is?

Welcome back to this month’s edition of “What’s in my backpack?” Our subject of today owns the same bag as half the girls in the school, including me, Haruka S! Haruka would describe her style as basic, however, it is apparent from what she wears, there is a little more to it than that. Bag Choice Fjallraven Kanken embellishes the center of Haruka’s backpack, “This … Continue reading Is Haruka’s Bag as Basic as She Says it Is?

Hey, Want to Know What’s Inside Antek Z’s Bag?

by Taylor Bata Celebrities from across the globe are always questioned about the contents of their purses, bags or satchels. To bring this tradition to ASW, we will be periodically asking students, Hey, What’s in your bag? Today, Antek Z will be in our line of questioning. He is currently a 10th grader who has a passion for the arts and sports. He would describe … Continue reading Hey, Want to Know What’s Inside Antek Z’s Bag?

Spike It! Boys’ Volleyball Begins Its Pre-Season

by Taylor Bata After laying dormant for a year (save for the occasional game or tournament), Boys’ Volleyball is back and the sound of court shoes scuffing on the floor of the Annex Building’s Gym is heard once more. With almost a whole month of tri-weekly practices under their belts, the boys are getting ready for the upcoming Invitational Tournament in Vienna. This friendly competition … Continue reading Spike It! Boys’ Volleyball Begins Its Pre-Season

Warrior Grass Classic Preview

     On June 17th, The first annual Warrior Grass Classic is to be held upon the great expanse of the track field much like the Football Grass Classic. Teams of four are promised to compete for first place over the course of seven hours of intense volleyball games.       One team of four, the Tipsters, have been pretty confident in their impending performance … Continue reading Warrior Grass Classic Preview

The Start of a New Era in ASW Design

by Taylor Bata Many people at ASW are already aware of the Design Center. Its futuristic white walls and open concept work spaces stand out in a school made up of beige floor tiles and light yellow hallways. The Center has been hosting classes and after school clubs since August of 2016, but on January 26th, it had its Grand Opening.   Students, teachers, parents … Continue reading The Start of a New Era in ASW Design

JV Girl’s Volleyball Returns from Switzerland

by Taylor Bata The Junior Varsity Girl’s Volleyball team finished fourth out of nine at the SCIS Tournament in Basel, Switzerland. The girls played five matches in total, and put forth a great effort in each one. They won two of the games, and sadly lost the other three by only a couple of points. The team can all agree that the most exciting game … Continue reading JV Girl’s Volleyball Returns from Switzerland