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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).

YISS Students Earn Outstanding Performance Award at Junior Theater Festival

Feb 25, 2019

YISS students, along with other students from Seoul, participated in the 2019 Junior Theater Festival.

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.

Elementary School Grants Student Proposal for Buddy Bench

By Kathy Falkner Jan 23, 2019

The ES administration fulfilled a student's creative request when she presented a proposal that would benefit the entire elementary school.

2nd-5th Graders Sing of the Good News of Christmas

By Holli Moote Dec 17, 2018

The 2nd and 3rd grade classes presented Starry Night, Noisy Night, while the 4th and 5th grade classes presented We Three Spies.

Jingle Bell Splash Has Record-Breaking Attendance

By Tim Linn Dec 14, 2018

Holiday excitement was in the air on December 8 at the YISS swimming pool as the Aquatics Department held its 8th Annual Jingle Bell Splash!

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.

Kindergarten & First Grade Concert Follows Journey of Lost Lambs

By Sarah Regnier Dec 6, 2018

On the evening of November 29, YISS Kindergarten and First Grade students presented their Christmas concert, Little Lambs In Bethlehem.