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Universities Offer Early Acceptances to Class of 2019

Feb 20, 2019

Students in the YISS Class of 2019 have been admitted to many leading colleges and universities around the world.

Kindergarten Commemorates 100th Day of School

Feb 14, 2019

As a way to celebrate the 100th Day of School, the kindergarten classes had a fun party on January 31.

YISS JV Team Sweeps History Bowl

By Jay B. Jan 30, 2019

YISS high school students who have a love of history competed in the International History Bee & Bowl at Dulwich College Seoul on January 26.

Columbia Model UN Conference Brings Out Best in YISS Team

By James Biersteker Jan 30, 2019

The YISS Model UN team traveled to New York City from January 15-20 to participate in the annual Columbia Model UN (CMUNCE) Conference.

YISS Forensics Team Excels in Speech Events

By Jonathan Hannah Jan 29, 2019

The YISS Forensics team participated in their third tournament of the year at Asia Pacific International School (APIS) on January 18 and 19.

Students Introduced to Computer Programming During Hour of Code

By Mike Smith Dec 13, 2018

YISS students were introduced to a number of different coding activities which included a variety of coding languages during Hour of Code.

World Religions Students Visit Local Places of Worship

By Sylvain Vachon Dec 6, 2018

The 10th graders in the Oasis World Religions class visited The Chabad Jewish Community of Korea and the Saint Francis Catholic International Parish.

MUN Team Puts on Fine Show at Yale MUN Conference

By James Biersteker Nov 28, 2018

Over the Thanksgiving long weekend, the YISS Model UN (MUN) Team opened up their season by competing in the Yale Model UN Conference in Korea.

Student Leaders Assess Strengths & Opportunities at ASCEND Summit

By Billy Fisher Nov 13, 2018

Throughout the weekend of November 9-11, Darren Youngstrom unpacked leadership lessons for the attendees of ASCEND to help them grow as leaders.

8th Graders Explore the Mountains and Beaches of Jeju

By Craig Mooi Nov 12, 2018

This year’s 8th Grade Week Without Walls, which took place from October 29 – November 2, 2018, was the smoothest Jeju trip so far!

YISS Forensics Receives Notable Recognition at KIS Tournament

By Shelley C. Oct 29, 2018

For the first forensics tournament of the year, the YISS Forensics Club competed at Korea International School (KIS) on October 19 and 20, 2018.

6th Graders Offer Creative Solutions to Trash Crisis

By Charissa Stair Oct 26, 2018

The 6th grade Pop Science class tackled the trash crisis head-on in their Trash Solutions Project Fair.