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Sixth Graders Research Ancient Rome & Christianity

By Becca Brown May 31, 2019

Sixth grade students spent the last few weeks of social studies class researching the influence of Ancient Rome and the birth of Christianity.

MS Pops Concert Features Rock Bands & The Avengers

May 30, 2019

The last concert of the Spring Concert Series was the Middle School Pops Concert, which took place the evening of Tuesday, May 21.

YISS Chess Team Medals Again

By Candy Swift May 29, 2019

On Saturday, April 20, approximately 80 students met at SIS to participate in the final tournament of the 2018-19 season.

MS Girls Basketball Team Caps Off Season With Trip to Finals

By J.J. Davis May 29, 2019

The middle school girls basketball team had a lot of ups and downs this season.

Spring Swim Invitational Focuses on Personal Improvement

By Kendra Hansen May 27, 2019

On Saturday, May 18, YISS Aquatics hosted the 9th Annual Spring Invitational, an all-ages swim competition.

YISS Rolls Out Red Carpet for 8th Grade Gala

By Craig Mooi May 27, 2019

On May 17, teachers and parents helped celebrate the 8th grade class with the annual 8th Grade Gala.

MS Band Students Hold First-Ever DIY Instrument Fair

By Tori Palmer May 20, 2019

On May 7, the YISS middle school band students displayed their off-stage talents through a DIY Instrument Fair.

MS Immersion Team Serves with Compassion

By Susan Sevey Apr 20, 2019

Immersion 2019 was an amazing journey full of new experiences, challenges, and victories for 50 middle school students and 13 chaperones.

MS Reading Appreciation Program Introduces New Activities

By Susan Sevey Mar 30, 2019

March 4-15 was the annual Middle School Reading Appreciation Program (RAP), which included activities designed to build appreciation for reading.

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.

Bands Bring Warmth on a Cold February Night

By Tori Palmer Mar 5, 2019

On February 26, music filled the auditorium once again with the sounds of the high school bands and the middle school wind ensemble.