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Prize Winners Walk in Shoes of ES Principals and Librarian

By Krista Roll May 15, 2018

Each year, four of the biggest Elementary Read-a-thon prizes are for students to have the chance to be principals and librarian for a day.

First Grade Character Gallery Celebrates Reading Fiction

By Amy Flores May 3, 2018

On Wednesday, April 25, first grade students created a Character Gallery to showcase their learning.

ES Students Celebrate Korean Culture & History

By Kathy Falkner May 1, 2018

The YISS elementary sets aside several days for students to immerse themselves in activities which celebrate Korean culture and history.

Big Data Club Prepares Students for Data-Driven Future

By Shelley C. Apr 26, 2018

The Big Data Club focuses on improving students’ understanding of data science and building excitement about big data’s prospects.

EcoSave Club Raises Awareness About Environmental Issues

By Rebecca K. Apr 26, 2018

Since it was established in 2015, the EcoSave Club has carried out a variety of activities to raise awareness about environmental issues.

Spring Book Fair Offers Wide Selection at Great Prices

Apr 26, 2018

One of the best times of year is when the YISS lobby fills up with books and excited students wanting to buy new books to read.

HS Career Focus Week Examines “Grit”

By Bethany Dawson Apr 25, 2018

The theme “Guardian Grit: Passion and Perseverance” guided activities for students to explore possibilities for their future careers.

YISS Hosts KIMA Mock Trial Competition

By Dr. Dave Baniszewski Apr 18, 2018

On Saturday, April 14, the YISS Mock Trial Club hosted a KIMA competition and was quite successful in their efforts and performance.

Elementary Students Demonstrate Learning During Student-led Conferences

By David Benedict Apr 17, 2018

On Friday, April 6, elementary parents and students filled the school for student-led conferences.

HS Student Leaders Convene for Annual Conference

By Dr. Dave Baniszewski Apr 17, 2018

On Friday, April 6, over 110 high school students gathered together for the annual YISS Student Leadership Conference.

French III Reads to Grade 3

By Sylvain Vachon Apr 13, 2018

An annual highlight in the French curriculum is when French III reads to Grade 3.

Class of 2018 Admitted into Top Universities, Art & Music Schools

Apr 6, 2018

Students in the YISS Class of 2018 have been admitted into many top colleges, universities, art, and music schools around the world.