News

Elementary Christmas Concerts Share Story of Jesus’ Birth

Jan 9, 2018

Elementary students performed three Christmas concerts to give audiences a glimpse of the true reason why we celebrate the holiday.

Bands Lead Audience in Lively Christmas Sing-Along

By Mark Compaan Jan 7, 2018

The middle school and high school bands performed a Christmas Sing-Along concert together on Tuesday, December 5.

Santa Rewards Personal Bests at Jingle Bell Splash

By Tim Linn Dec 28, 2017

On December 9, YISS held its 7th Annual Jingle Bell Splash, a swimming competition designed with the Christmas season in mind.

YISS Dominates KAIAC MS All-Star Swim Competition

By Tim Linn Dec 28, 2017

On December 9, 20 select middle school students represented YISS at the KAIAC Middle School All-Star swim competition.

YISS Participates in Global Campaigns Promoting Coding

By Glenn Crane Dec 28, 2017

Students throughout YISS learned and use different coding languages as part of Hour of Code and Computer Science Education Week.

Choir Christmas Cantata Celebrates God’s Gift of Grace

By Sarah Lee Dec 14, 2017

On December 7, all middle school and high school choirs joined together to present a Christmas cantata titled Invitation to a Miracle.

Mindsight: Part 2—Understanding the Minds of Others

By Rachel Pallesen Dec 13, 2017

The second aspect of mindsight—developing the ability to see and connect with the minds of others—depends on empathy.

Elementary Families Exercise Creativity at Makerspace STEM Nights

By Jenna Hardin Dec 8, 2017

Over the past few weeks, the YISS Educational Technology department has hosted two Makerspace STEM Nights for elementary families.

Uniform Consignment Sale Benefits YISS Community and Refugees

Nov 28, 2017

The YISS PTO held its semiannual Uniform Consignment Sale from November 8-10, and there was a record number of 50 consignors.

Fall Book Fair Supports Reading Initiatives

Nov 28, 2017

From November 8-10, the lobby at YISS was bursting at the seams with a wide variety of books during the Fall Book Fair.

YISS Makes Waves at All-Ages Swim Competitions

By Tim Linn Nov 28, 2017

YISS swimmers of all ages excelled at the Pumpkin Splash at SFS and the Chadwick Winter Swim Invitational.

Former Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin Visits YISS

By Vanessa S. Nov 28, 2017

YISS was honored to welcome the former governor of Vermont, Peter Shumlin, on Thursday, November 16.