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Gender Equality

Gender Equality

Alva S., Editor

December 15, 2017


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In with the long list of exciting and meaningful clubs in DP, the Gender Equality Association is especially significant! Initiated by Olivia W. in grade 11, the Gender Equality club is all about advocating gender equality for students. In the SIS community, with people from all around the world, stud...

MYP Art Showcase

MYP Art Showcase

Zuzanna O.

November 20, 2017


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  Once a year our school holds an art showcase during which students present what they have been working on. SIS offers a range of creative activities. You can choose between drama classes, music or art. At the showcase we can see what students are doing in those subjects. The showcase started out in the auditorium i...

Vote for your Favourite Spirit Week Themed Photo!

Vote for your Favourite Spirit Week Themed Photo!

Milou V., Editor

November 17, 2017


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Vote for your favourite photo of the Spirit Week Photo Competition in the Poll! Please vote only once - we can see if you vote more than one time and will not count the votes. Poll is now closed  

DP Student Council Election Day

DP Student Council Election Day

Maya Månsson, Reporter/Editor

November 14, 2017


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As December is nearing and our 12th graders are getting ready for their exams, the time has come for many DP groups and clubs to pass their legacies down to the 11th graders. The DP student council will be holding elections for the new President and Vice President roles for the 11th graders. The...

Gapminder Inspires Grades 8 and 9

Gapminder Inspires Grades 8 and 9

Sarra Chowdhury, Guest writer

November 13, 2017


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   UN day this year at SIS, was marked with presentations by guest speakers. Grade 8 and 9 attended a very interesting assembly by Anna Rönnlund about Gapminder. At first, most of us didn't know what Gapminder is, but  the presentation caught our attention immediately. Anna Rönnl...

Choose Peace, Not War.

Choose Peace, Not War.

Maya Månsson, Reporter/Editor

November 10, 2017


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  For those of you who have been at SIS, as well as those of you who might have just arrived, you might have heard about the United Nations Day celebrations. This is the perfect day for our community to show and take pride in our school diversity. With students and faculty from over 60 count...

Bonding over Football

Bonding over Football

Zuzanna O., Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under School, Sports

 Football has always been a way for people to come together. Regardless of nationality, everyone bonds over football games. Big events, such as the World Cup, is a time when people from all over the world tune in at the same time to cheer for their favourite team. Sometimes in a big group of people, when ...

Meet the New Dean of Students!

Meet the New Dean of Students!

Alva Schöldtz and Maya Månsson

October 26, 2017


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As many of you may know, SIS has a brand new Dean of Students: Gunjit Sethi. The Quirky Quibbler had the chance to meet Ms. Sethi and ask her everything you would have wanted to know! Ms. Sethi is from New Delhi, India and has lived here for… exactly 3 years and 14 days! This is actually not h...

Interviewing SIS Music Club!

Interviewing SIS Music Club!

Rebekka A., Editor

October 20, 2017


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Music is something that people of all ages enjoy, whether it is listened to, created, or performed. For centuries music has been and continues to be paramount to cultures, societies, and communities around the world. One such community is the SIS Music Club – a CAS activity managed by Sophie C., Elise...

Want to Study International Business? Take Film at SIS

Want to Study International Business? Take Film at SIS

Jacob A., Reporter

October 16, 2017


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Cinema, as a form of creative expression, is relatively new, and has only been developing for just over a century. Indeed, it is unique in terms of its scale and that it requires high levels of ingenuity, cooperation, teamwork, and vision to pull off successfully; more so than almost any other art fo...

All About the Extended Essay!

All About the Extended Essay!

Maya Månsson and Alva Schöldtz

October 12, 2017


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As a core element of the IB curriculum, the Extended Essay is a task all students, wishing to receive their IB Diplomas, must tackle. The Extended Essay is a research paper which allows each student to further research and investigate a particular topic of their interest. Although the Extended Essay is ...

New Friends at SIS

New Friends at SIS

Zuzanna O. and Milou V.

October 6, 2017


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The first day of school is a mixture of excitement and worry, especially for new students. The first day of school can be a daunting experience even for those that have moved more than once. This year a total of 106 new students joined SIS, 86 in grades 6-10 and 20 new students joined the DP. The pri...

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