The Standard

We the students

January 3, 2015

We the students have a message for the administration in light of recent events. Read More »...

Giving thanks

November 27, 2014

With homework pending, deadlines looming and tests overwhelming, a break from school could never be more welcome than right now. It is so easy to come home and see your life through a negative lens. But this holiday, it is not on...

Abolishing our broken system

November 11, 2014

As a distinguished international American school, ASL has always prized its forerunning education, sending students to the most prestigious and the most recognized universities worldwide. As can be expected though, a climate of...

Creating a community we can all support

October 7, 2014

A school is not only a place to thrive and develop but a place to remember and to cherish, somewhere in which you not only find yourself, but also find others and, more importantly, a sense of belonging. That belonging, as experienc...

In the face of Yik Yak: A call for action

September 4, 2014

There are a few telling ways to gain insight into a community. Amidst an increasingly interconnected world, Yik Yak has come to depict some of our community as hateful, disgusting and medieval in their humor and their values....

Living up to our mission statement

March 23, 2013

THE STANDARD EDITORIAL BOARD OF 2012-13 Our school prides itself on its diversity and global perspective. These ideas that are ingrained into the Mission Statement are, however, seemingly not receiving the attention that t...

Lifting the morale

December 18, 2012

Keep to your jurisdiction

Keep to your jurisdiction

November 12, 2012

Forgetting to remember

October 1, 2012