Each year, YISS middle school students participate in the Week Without Walls program, which is designed to let students have the opportunity to engage in experiential learning. Students and teachers leave campus to participate in activities designed to promote character and leadership development, as well as outdoor and service learning.
This year, the
From the very first day, the 7th grade Week Without Walls adventure challenged fears, inhibitions, and launched into the unknown. After a long bus ride, students zipped through a 9-part
The most rewarding adventure on the trip according to many students was the opportunity to interact with students at a school for children and adults with disabilities. It was beautiful to watch YISS students step out beyond their normal limits to serve and love the students of
From team building games to exploring caves, from mountain biking to dissecting fish, every student had the chance to be challenged and break through their inhibitions to experience success outside of their comfort zones.