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8th Graders Create Connections with Their Photos

By Cathleen Carpenter Oct 21, 2020

Mrs. Carpenter’s 8th-grade photography class submit photos in weekly themed challenges.

YISS High School Profile

Oct 19, 2020

The HS Counseling Department is pleased to share our newly-released YISS High School Profile.

Students Experiment with Bubbles and Create Models

By Ashley Hostetter Sep 30, 2020

Mrs. Hostetter’s biology classes learn about cell membranes and enzymes using interactive projects.

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.