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Kindergarten Classes Host Publishing Parties

By Emily Flaget Sep 22, 2020

Kindergarteners share their first published stories with the YISS community.

HS Students Use Tech Skills to Create Books for Children

By Mark Heil Jun 10, 2020

Computer Applications students wrote, illustrated, and animated short stories featuring the Guardian to teach children valuable lessons.

YISS Student’s Website Wins 2nd Place in History Contest

May 31, 2020

Sophomore Ryan SW K. places in the NHD Korea contest

Seniors Honored by National Merit® Scholarship Program

May 18, 2020

YISS would like to congratulate the following seniors for their recognition by the National Merit® Scholarship Program for the 2019-2020 school year.

Students Use Science to Investigate a Shigellosis Outbreak

By Ashley Hostetter Feb 26, 2020

AP Biology students analyze data to develop a hypothesis about the source of an outbreak

Universities Offer Early Acceptances to Class of 2020

Feb 5, 2020

Students in the YISS Class of 2020 have been admitted to many leading colleges and universities around the world.

5th Graders Research and Publish Historical Magazines

By Ellie Moncada Jan 15, 2020

Students work with peers to write, edit, and design a magazine highlighting American history.

VR Technology Makes American History Come Alive

By Stacy Trevino Dec 12, 2019

Our 5th grade students take a virtual tour of historic sites using VR

Week Without Walls Program Takes 8th Graders to Jeju Island

By Bonnie Rieke Nov 20, 2019

Students travel to Jeju to explore and take advantage of experiential learning opportunities.

MS Pop Science Class Tackles the Growing Trash Crisis

By Charissa Stair Oct 30, 2019

Science projects challenge students to find innovative solutions that reduce trash.

6th Graders Head to the Beach for Week Without Walls

By Ruth Schaefer Oct 7, 2019

Students Daecheon Beach to engage in experiential learning.

Kindergarteners Proudly March in a “Writers” Parade

By Melissa Moon Sep 30, 2019

Kindergarten students wrap-up their unit on narrative essays with a celebration of writing.