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ES Boys’ Basketball Teams Victorious in Jamborees

May 16, 2019

YISS students participated in several elementary basketball jamborees this school year.

ES Students Gain Better Understanding of Korean Culture

By Brian Marshall May 10, 2019

Elementary students held the annual Celebrate Korea Days between April 18 and April 30.

First Graders Sing About Impacting the World

By Sarah Regnier May 9, 2019

On the evening of Tuesday, April 30, YISS first graders showcased the music skills they have learned this year.

Students Join ES Office and Library for the Day

By Kathy Falkner May 8, 2019

Four students recently redeemed the coveted prizes of Principal, Assistant Principals, and Librarian for the Day.

Gymnasium Transformed for Father & Daughter Night 2019

By Ben Teasdale Apr 29, 2019

Over 200 fathers and their elementary school daughters gathered on Friday, April 5 for the annual Father & Daughter Night organized by the YISS Dads' Club.

Spelling Bee Championship Promotes Healthy Competition

By Kathy Falkner Apr 19, 2019

YISS elementary teachers and administration are proud of the students who participated in the 2019 Spelling Bee Championship on Tuesday, April 16.

ES Students Solve The Case of the Book Bandit

By Brian Marshall Mar 30, 2019

The 2019 YISS Elementary Read-A-Thon saw nearly 450 students read more than 886,000 minutes while solving The Case of the Book Bandit.

Fourth Grade Market Day Supports International Rescue Fund

By Lauren Green Mar 25, 2019

On March 21, YISS fourth graders hosted a fundraising Market Day to support the International Rescue Fund.

Award-Winning Author Yangsook Choi Addresses YISS Students

Mar 20, 2019

Having an author visit with students and share about the writing process is a fantastic way to inspire them to write and enjoy reading in a new way.

YISS Students Ski Well at President Cup Seoul Ski Competition

Mar 15, 2019

Eleven YISS students participated in the 2019 Presidents Cup International Students Ski Competition hosted by the Seoul Metropolitan Ski Association.

ES Concludes Read-A-Thon with Pancake and Pajama Day

By Kathy Falkner Mar 11, 2019

On Friday, March 8, students concluded Read-A-Thon with a favorite event—Pancake and Pajama Day!

YISS Students Develop Chess Skills and Bring Home Medals

By Candy Swift Feb 26, 2019

On February 16, eight Guardians competed in the 2019 Winter KAIAC Chess Tournament at Gyeonggi Suwon International School (GSIS).