Going to college these days is something that everyone aspires to do. In today’s society a bachelor’s degree is equivalent to a master’s degree making it even more of a necessity. However, getting into college has proved to be a larger obstacle than one would expect as the requirements are getting more and more difficult. In order to earn a leg up in the competition, many students are turning to sports but being a student athlete is also much more difficult than one would imagine as managing sports and academics is a very tight rope.
It was the beginning of many friendships and memories.
JSR alums remember the program fondly.
Our reporter visited three top schools.
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How do parental expectations impact what students achieve?
Students spent a lot of time on their college application essays.
Congratulations to all semifinalists from Southern California and around the country!
Students’ sleeping in class is not an anomaly when looking at the students’ sleeping hours (survey data of seventy Asia Pacific International School (APIS) students and its faculty members). Average sleeping hour (ASH) of APIS students—5 hours—was three to four hours lower than recommended sleep requirements set up by Lewistown Hospital1—8.5~9.5 hours—and one hour…