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MS Collects Coats and Backpacks for Local Students

By Cathleen Carpenter Mar 17, 2021

The MS Helping Kids Everyday club organizes a backpack and coat drive for the start of a new Korean school year.

Time to Celebrate Reading in Middle School

By Middle School RAP Committee Mar 12, 2021

The Reading Appreciation Program fills the middle school with literature-centered activities and contests.

HS SEW Focuses on Love and Journaling

By Nathan Bingaman and Kyle Pash Mar 5, 2021

Chapel students focus on loving God and others while Ossembly students reflect on the use of journals.

MS SEW Highlights Love, Being Creative, and Collaborative

By Greg Atkinson and Melanie Langer Feb 25, 2021

During Spiritual/Special Emphasis Week, the middle school hears from speakers about loving, being creative, and collaborative.

Band Plays Together After 11 Months Apart

By Brittany Ludwig Feb 19, 2021

Personal Protective Equipment allows band students to play together in-person for the first time in 11 months.

Staff and Basketball Teams Mix It Up

By Dan Hale Feb 15, 2021

Staff and basketball teams compete in Battle 4 YISS tournament.

ES Learns to Be Their B.E.S.T. During SEW

By Simon Adams Feb 12, 2021

Elementary students participate in special guest speaker sessions during Spiritual/Special Emphasis Week.

100 Days and Counting in Kindergarten

By Andrea Downie Feb 9, 2021

The kindergarten classes celebrate the 100th day of the school year on February 2.

8th Graders Create 3D-Printed Objects with Form and Function

By Amy Flores Jan 20, 2021

The 8th-grade art students plan and print useful objects for their desks.

Universities Offer Early Acceptances to Class of 2021

By Joon Myong and Rachel Dooley Jan 11, 2021

Students in the YISS Class of 2021 have been admitted to many leading colleges and universities around the world.

HS Tri-M Shares Joy Through Music

By Dyanne A. Dec 18, 2020

Small ensembles record virtual concerts for residents of senior centers in Seoul.

HS Theater Streams The 39 Steps

By Alyssa Terry Dec 16, 2020

YISS theater streams lively spy thriller, The 39 Steps, straight into our community’s living rooms.