ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • The last day of school is Tuesday, May 31st, with early dismissal at 11:30am
  • High school In-House Basketball Tournament is Tuesday, May 24th after school in the gym
  • Field Day is Friday, May 27th
  • Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony is Tuesday, May 24th at 1:15pm
  • 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony is Wednesday, May 25th at 1:15pm
  • 8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony is Thursday, May 26th at 1:15pm
  • Senior Graduation Ceremony is Saturday, May 28th at 5:00pm
  • Look up "high school," "middle school," or "elementary" to sort articles by readability.
The Student News Site of Daegu International School

Jets Flyover

ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • The last day of school is Tuesday, May 31st, with early dismissal at 11:30am
  • High school In-House Basketball Tournament is Tuesday, May 24th after school in the gym
  • Field Day is Friday, May 27th
  • Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony is Tuesday, May 24th at 1:15pm
  • 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony is Wednesday, May 25th at 1:15pm
  • 8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony is Thursday, May 26th at 1:15pm
  • Senior Graduation Ceremony is Saturday, May 28th at 5:00pm
  • Look up "high school," "middle school," or "elementary" to sort articles by readability.
The Student News Site of Daegu International School

Jets Flyover

The Student News Site of Daegu International School

Jets Flyover

2021-2022 Staff

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Editor-In-Chief

Alyssa Chang

Alyssa has been in the journalism program since 7th grade, boasting 5 years of experience total, including 4 years as the editor-in-chief. She dabbles in everything from yearbook design (as the managing editor), to web design...

Jade Lee
Managing Editor

Jade Lee

Jade is one of the editors for the Journalism team. She enjoys being (quite) opinionated about the environment around her, which explains the commentaries she writes in the Flyover. More specifically, she is interested in Art, Music...

Grace Chae
Section Editor

Grace Chae

Grace Chae is a junior who recently joined the DIS community. She enjoys watching movies, baking cookies, and hanging out with her friends. She took part in the newspaper at her previous school as an editor, and is excited to...

Mikey Pierog
Section Editor

Mikey Pierog

As an experienced staff member for the past two years, Mikey Pierog is an active reporter and editor for the Jets Flyover. An array of interests excite him; He particularly enjoys making beats, playing guitar, and various vid...

Justin Park
Section Editor

Justin Park

Justin Park is a returning senior who has taken up the editor role for the Jets Flyover for two consecutive years. While he’s an aspiring engineering student, his interests in life are varied to say the least, ranging from ...

Sarah Lee
Sports Reporter and Multimedia Editor

Sarah Lee

Sarah Lee is an athletic junior who has been playing all types of sports since elementary school. She has been in journalism for 5 years, dedicated to both writing articles and creating graphic designs. She enjoys spending tim...

Solah Han
Junior Editor

Solah Han

8th grader Solah Han is a brand new member of the Jets Flyover crew. Energized and passionate, she is eager to learn in all of her classes. With the zeal to read everything from fantasy to nonfiction, Solah knows that the best...

Jessica Woo
Junior Editor

Jessica Woo

Jessica Woo has been working for the Jets Flyover with her book reviews for the past 3 years. She started reading books when she was young, which culminated into her love for novels. Jessica realized that writing articles for the J...

Luna Kang
Graphics & Design and Writer

Luna Kang

Luna, currently a sophomore, loves writing. Through her writing, she hopes to spread news and information. Luckily enough, all the expertise she gained in the past decade with DIS has enabled her a spot in the Jets Flyover: a m...

Jerome Kwon
Graphics & Design and Writer

Jerome Kwon

Jerome Kwon is a new Jets Flyover member, eager to write inspiring, thought-provoking, and sometimes critical articles for the students of DIS. He has an artistic touch as well, having made illustrations for Jets Flyover as well. His a...

Elizabeth Ryu
Graphics & Design and Writer

Elizabeth Ryu

Elizabeth Ryu is a junior who has been attending DIS for 10 years. An active member of the Jet Flyover since middle school, she loves drawing comics, writing, and listening to music by Ed Sheeran. As a passionate writer and an a...

CJ Park
Graphics & Design and Writer

CJ Park

CJ Park, a 6th grader at DIS, has been a Jet for the past 6 years. He loves math and science. He partakes in coding and spending time with friends. He also likes to listen to rock music. Some of his favourite bands are Green D...

Lydia Ryu
Graphics & Design and Writer

Lydia Ryu

Lydia Ryu is a senior who works as a first-year staff reporter in Jets Flyover. She has diverse interests that she dreams of pursuing in the future, including the fields of research, business, music, and design. As a student who is...

Geo Park
Graphics & Design and Writer

Geo Park

Geo Park is a 11th grade student that has been at DIS for 11 years. She survives on coffee, anime, and music. Her life is mainly composed of work, work, work, and work. Since 2020, Geo began as an illustrator and a cartoonist...

Jinny Lee
Graphics & Design and Writer

Jinny Lee

Jinny Lee is a senior at Daegu International School who has been a yearbook and Jets Flyover editor since the beginning of her high school career. She is the layout editor of the yearbook and has a special interest in designing...

Anna Tzou
Graphics & Design and Writer

Anna Tzou

Anna Tzou is a junior that has a multicultural background. She has a dedicated interest in taking care of things – ranging from plants to her cat Esa. When she discovers a new interest, she spends countless hours on it, craving ...

Jiyun Chung
Graphics & Design and Writer

Jiyun Chung

Jiyun, who enjoys attention from others, loves showing herself and interacting with people around her. As an avid user of social media, she likes to share her daily life and experiences with others by posting her personal stories...

Jio Kim
Writer

Jio Kim

Jio Kim in 7th grade fell deeply in love with reading at a young age. She always heard people say that people who like to read are also very talented in writing. In her free time, she likes to pen entries about reading in her jo...

Leanne Yoon
Writer

Leanne Yoon

Though Leanne is a new student at DIS, she’s engaged in many lunch clubs and ASAs like SOAR, Jet Stream, and Jets Flyover. She participates in all these activities to share her perspective as someone who grew up in Dubai, C...

Matthew Lee
Writer

Matthew Lee

Matthew is a sophomore at Daegu International School and regional coordinator of the iGEM competition. Aspiring to achieve a career path in medicine, he pioneers Synthetic Biology through numerous research opportunities as team ...

Kevin Lim
Writer

Kevin Lim

Freshman Kevin Lim participated in the Jets Flyover crew for two years, eager to write critical and inspiring news articles. He has a passion for computer science, in which his primary programming language is Python. He enjoys s...

Andrew Shim
Writer

Andrew Shim

Andrew is a sophomore at DIS, and has been at this school for almost a decade. He always wanted to write articles due to his personal interests, which led him to join the school newspaper group. He enjoys mathematics, science,...

Michelle Kim
Writer

Michelle Kim

Michelle Kim, a 6th grader who just became a new writer for the Flyover, is also a new student at DIS this year. By joining the staff, she wants to develop her writing skills because of her enthusiasm for news and storytelling. She ...

Alex Seo
Writer

Alex Seo

Alex Seo, a 6th grader at DIS just became a member of the Jets Flyover this year. He joined this club due to his interest and enthusiasm for writing. He loves listening to K-pop and pop songs, playing games, and chatting with friend...

Eugene Sung
Writer

Eugene Sung

Eugene Sung is a freshman who has been at DIS for nearly 10 years. Eugene has been an avid reader and writer all his life, but he’s also an experienced swimmer, tennis player, and eager gamer. In his free time, he enjoys coo...

Leewen Wang
Writer

Leewen Wang

Leewen Wang is a positive, kind, and helpful person. The hobbies she really enjoys are sports, spending time with her friends, learning new things, listening to music, and traveling to new places. She’s interested in trying ne...

Jimin Shin
Writer

Jimin Shin

Jimin Shin is a 7th grader, and it is her first year in the Jets Flyover. She is interested in looking for new stories, and hopes to bring joy to other people through these pieces.  She enjoys hanging out with her friends an...

Kaylie Jeong
Writer

Kaylie Jeong

Kaylie Jeong, a 6th grader at DIS, just became a new member of Jets Flyover this year. She’s excited to write and learn all about how news works. In her free time, she loves to read the Harry Potter series, play various spo...

Oliver Park
Writer

Oliver Park

Oliver Park is a 7th grader in DIS who loves coding on Swift Playgrounds. He is a total “Apple Geek” – or 앱등이(Apdeungee) in Korean. Last year, he had the opportunity to interview a former creative director at Apple, Ken...

Colin Ji
Writer

Colin Ji

Colin Ji has been part of the Flyover staff since he first came to DIS in middle school. He has a mixed bag of interests, enjoying everything from guitar and sports to playing cards and cooking. As a cooking hobbyist, Colin fi...

Dongjin Kim
Writer

Dongjin Kim

Dongjin Kim is a new student at DIS, who plans to study here until graduation. He has moved schools a total of 9 times, which led him to not being able to graduate from any school–not even elementary. So right now he’s (technicall...

Harry Cho
Writer

Harry Cho

Harry Cho loves playing ice hockey, having learned it with his brother Eric. Ice hockey is an important part of Harry’s life, and the main thing that allowed him to learn all about leadership and teamwork. In 2012, he becam...

Jane Nam
Writer

Jane Nam

Jane Nam is a junior who loves writing, filming videos, and cheese. In her first year in DIS, she decided to give it a shot of being a Jets Flyover staff reporter. She is hoping to bring the community new insights as a new student! ...

Raye Park
Writer

Raye Park

Raye, with the nickname Front Page Raye, is called FPR for a reason. Her articles made the front page of every Jets Flyover in the previous year. She loves listening to music, dancing, reading, and spending a lot of alone tim...

Alex Park
Writer

Alex Park

Alex Park has been at DIS for 5 years, and this is his first time in the Jets Flyover. He joined the Flyover with both a nervous and excited mindset. He likes to play games, hang out with friends, and watch YouTube videos. He wa...

Helen Rho
Writer

Helen Rho

Helen Rho is a new Junior at DIS, on an adventure to discover once-in-a-lifetime experiences in her current school. Fashion has been her biggest interest since her childhood, so she decided to join Jets Flyover to spread her love...

Alex Jang
Graphics & Design

Alex Jang

Sixth grader Alex Jang has been a DIS student for 6 years. He is a 1st year flyover member that loves to play games and sports. He also enjoys listening to and playing music: he can play the drums, piano, violin, and bass. Some f...

Sophie Lee
Graphics & Design

Sophie Lee

Sophie, a 7th grader at DIS, is a positive and creative thinker. Her enthusiasm shines through her hobbies which are singing, drawing, decorating, and dancing. She loves to hang out with her friends and travel to different places....

Kyle Lee
Graphics & Design

Kyle Lee

Kyle Lee enjoys drawing in his spare time, which inspired him to join the Jets Flyover to sketch comics and illustrations. Like a lot of his peers, he enjoys playing games and reading books from time to time. He often makes jo...

Catherine Park
Graphics & Design

Catherine Park

Catherine has a huge interest in creating stories and making art. Luckily, she was also born with a talented left hand. She is currently a member of the National Arts Honor Society, and can be seen drawing around campus. Catherin...

Eunice Hwang
Graphics & Design

Eunice Hwang

Eunice Hwang is an 8th grader at DIS who has attended the school since 2014. Bright, inventive, and caring, she loves learning math, physics and chemistry. Her passion for STEM reflects on her dream job, too – she wants to be a ...

Sankeeth Udayakumar
Graphics & Design

Sankeeth Udayakumar

Sankeeth Udayakumar is currently an 8th grader at DIS. He has been studying at DIS since kindergarten. He is very enthusiastic and always eager to learn new things. Sankeeth appreciates humor and often spouts witty remarks. He ...

Betty Lee
Guest Writer

Betty Lee

Betty Lee is a guest journalist at Jets Flyover. She loves to write, discuss, and share the silly takes she has on the world! She’s particularly passionate about anti-racism and wishes to share her journey of dismantling her ...