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Leadership Expert Guides ASCEND Student Leadership Summit Participants

By Billy Fisher Nov 16, 2017

Over 40 students from five different schools participated in the ASCEND Student Leadership Summit, which was co-founded by YISS.

6th Grade Week Without Walls Focuses on Energy

By Ruth Schaefer Nov 12, 2017

The 6th grade Week Without Walls trip was filled with learning, friendship, nature, and fun.

YISS Theatre Takes Risks with And Then There Were None

Nov 12, 2017

This year, the YISS theatre department’s fall production was Agatha Christie’s bestselling murder mystery, And Then There Were None.

8th Grade Jeju Journey Creates Lasting Memories

By Craig Mooi Nov 10, 2017

The 8th graders spent four days on the island of Jeju doing various activities from exploring a lava tube, to hiking up Korea's tallest mountain.

Seventh Grade Week Without Walls Adventure Challenges Fears

By Tammi Wenzig Nov 8, 2017

From the very first day, the 7th grade Week Without Walls adventure challenged fears, inhibitions, and launched into the unknown.

MS Cross Country Defends Titles and Sets New Record

By Jeremiah Davis Nov 8, 2017

The YISS middle school cross country team looked to defend the titles that they had won the previous year, and they did not disappoint.

MS Soccer Teams Focus on Change and Growth

By Jeremiah Davis Nov 8, 2017

With the hopes of training up a new group of players, the young Guardians suited up 25 girls and 35 boys from 6th-8th grade.

Ninth Graders Construct Models of Early Civilizations

By Joanne Son Nov 7, 2017

The 9th grade Ancient World History students created models of structures, objects, or landmarks that impacted the early river valley civilizations.

Elementary SEW Encourages Students to Stay Positive

By Simon Adams Nov 7, 2017

Elementary Spiritual and Special Emphasis Week (SEW) was a week full of contemplation and thanksgiving, and also fun!

HS Orchestra Receives Gold Rating

By Lynelle Harding Nov 5, 2017

The combined high school orchestras performed for the KAIAC Large Group - Fall Festival hosted by KIS on Tuesday, October 31.

Varsity Boys and Girls Volleyball Win Championships in 2017

Nov 5, 2017

Both the YISS varsity boys and girls volleyball teams had fantastic seasons this fall.

Cross Country Has Impressive Season

Nov 1, 2017

The 2017 YISS cross country (XC) team had its best season since 2012.