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Gunnar Jóhannsson part 1

You grew up in a small village in Iceland, and your parents never had enough money to send you to school. At the age of 12, you started working on a ship, cleaning the deck and cooking for the crew. The captain… Continue Reading →

Humans of Middle School: Minjae

“It was very enjoyable, because there were lots of activities for us to do. For example, PoP project was difficult, but on the other hand, I could felt sense of accomplishment. Also I could work with people who had same… Continue Reading →

Finale with the DM team!

It is the end of the semester and we all have to say goodbye. Including our DM team. The team has made huge accomplishments in the blog. This is what our team thinks.   Satvik, 8th Grade In my previous… Continue Reading →

Student Exit Interviews: 6th Grade

Gisele Al Siyabi “I’ve been at AES for 8 years, in 5 words I would describe this school as fun, exciting and uhhhhh I don’t know. What I will miss most about here is to be here between my friends… Continue Reading →

AES : Still much to improve

     If you are currently experiencing the last days of seventh grade, you probably already know that during the last couple of weeks the advisory classes have been concentrating on environmental empathy. The 7th graders had a tour of the school… Continue Reading →

Exit Interviews: Ms. Melinda Kehe

  It is the end of the school year which means that we will soon have to say goodbye to a few of our favorite teachers. This year, 7 middle school teachers are leaving and over the next 7 school… Continue Reading →

New in 90 S3 Last Episode

In this episode, we cover about ASIAC basketball & swimming, MS Talent Show, Moving Up Ceremony and more. As end of school is coming closer, this is the final episode of the season.

Cricket Pick-it Challenge Winner!

The DM Cricket Pick-it Challenge is finally over and we have a winner! Congratulations to 8th grader Ian! He had a stunning 5 point streak with 28 points in total! He was 23 points ahead of Ananya B. who finished… Continue Reading →

Humans of Middle School: Rohan

“I love to play hockey, I’ve been playing since I was around 5. My Canadian descent really influenced by enjoyment of hockey in general. I have so many memorable moments regarding playing hockey with my friends.”

Exit Interviews: Ms. Karen Dunmire

It is the end of the school year which means that we will soon have to say goodbye to a few of our favorite teachers. This year, 65 middle school teachers and 8 teachers are leaving, The Direct Message will… Continue Reading →

Minute By Minute Review of the 2018 Talent Show

11:15 Start   Act 1:   Nicholas: Seungyoon and Advay are starting the talent show strong! Eduard: Very enthusiastic. I like how seungyoon said that nba was baseball and fortnite is Nintendo. Nicholas: Now we have JaeHun playing despacito! That… Continue Reading →

Student Exit Interviews: 8th Grade – Part Three

This year, 65 students are leaving us and are going to various countries around the world. Each week, we will publish these interviews for those students who will be leaving. Down below are the interviews of 5 of the 25… Continue Reading →

Exit Interview: Mrs. Gulati

It is the end of the school year which means that we will soon have to say goodbye to a few of our favorite teachers. This year, 7 middle school teachers are leaving and over the next 7 school days,… Continue Reading →

Student Exit Interviews: 8th Grade – Part Two

This year, 65 students are leaving us and are going to various countries around the world. Each week, we will publish these interviews for those students who will be leaving. Down below are the interviews of 5 of the 25… Continue Reading →

Exit Interviews: Mr. Joshua Babcock

It is the end of the school year which means that we will soon have to say goodbye to a few of our favorite teachers. This year, 7 middle school teachers are leaving and over the next 7 school days,… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.9) The Last One!

To end the DM’s Cricket Pick-it Challenge, we have our last game of the challenge. Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings. The game will be held in Pune at 8 PM (Indian Standard Time) with Chennai to start bowling… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.8)

This is the final day of the Cricket Pick-it Challenge and we have two games for you to vote today! It’s the match between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians. The game will be held in Delhi this evening at 4… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.7)

The Knight Riders of Kolkata will have their last IPL game before the playoffs in Hyderabad against qualified Sunrisers Hyderabad. The previous game, the Knight Riders had a wonderful win against the Rajasthan Royals at their last home game in… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.6)

As we head into the final two days of the Cricket Pick-it Challenge, this weekend we are having two games each day as this game would be the first game of saturday. Do not worry! You still have time as… Continue Reading →

Student Exit Interviews: 7th Grade Part Four

This year, 65 students are leaving us and are going to various countries around the world. Each week, we will publish these interviews for those students who will be leaving. Down below are the interviews of 3 of the 24… Continue Reading →

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