by Yoo Jin Lim and the Warrior News Staff The annual grade competition, Deck the Hall, ends tomorrow, December 10th, 2018. The aim of this competition is to bring the grades together, and to raise holiday spirit yet it also results in a lot of stress and conflict. The points are based on a newly-created criteria from the student government that assesses the creativity, originality, … Continue reading HS Halls Nearly Decked
By Zofia Ciołek As a school that has been around for over sixty years, ASW is proud to have many notable alumni. And one of them, Klaudia Gainza, American School of Warsaw graduate of the class of 2005, has produced what might be a feature documentary: Too Beautiful: Our Right to Fight. Last Friday, Ms. Gainza took the time to come back to ASW and … Continue reading ASW Alumna Produces Documentary
by Fiona Haze The Tony Award-winning musical Guys and Dolls will be performed at the American School of Warsaw on Thursday, October 18th at 18.00, Friday, October 19th at 18.00, and Saturday, October 20th at 14.00. With music and lyrics composed by Frank Loesser and the book written by Jo Swerling, Guys and Dolls was a huge hit during the 1950s, was performed on Broadway … Continue reading HS Production Takes Us Back to the 1950s With the Musical ‘Guys and Dolls’
by Jake Lupu As of this year, the rule on Public Display of Affection (PDA) has been changed in the ASW student handbook. Students have mixed reactions about this rule, which range from agreement to disagreement to puns. The addition to the PDA rule is as follows: “[…] nothing more than hand holding or friendly (plutonic) embraces […]” But for a future change to fix … Continue reading New Changes to Student Handbook
By Jeong Bin Lee The ASW Communications Office is developing a new alumni platform project to bring ASW alumni together in a variety of ways. Although the project is to be officially introduced after Christmas, Warrior News was permitted to present the project early in hopes of encouraging the current seniors (class of 2019) to start signing up. As the name implies, the alumni platform … Continue reading ASW Launches Alumni Website
Lockdown drill. Two words that strike a feeling of uncertainty into the minds of many students at ASW. Looking across the pond, lockdown drills are performed in about 70 percent of schools in America since the year 2000, according to Vox. With the rise of recent school invasions such as the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting and the now more recent Stoneman Douglas shooting, the question … Continue reading Lockdown, A Cry for Change?