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2nd Graders Become Bridge-Building Engineers

By Debbie Gronski Sep 19, 2019

Our 2D class use their scientific knowledge to build bridges.

Elementary Students Film, Edit & Produce Guardian News Segments

By Mark Heil May 23, 2019

Guardian News was a new After School Activity that was offered this spring.

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.

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.

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.

High School Career Day Examines the Future of Work

By Dr. Dave Baniszewski Apr 30, 2019

YISS offers a Career Day, during which students have the chance to hear from experienced professionals across various industries.

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.

Columbia Model UN Conference Brings Out Best in YISS Team

By James Biersteker Jan 30, 2019

The YISS Model UN team traveled to New York City from January 15-20 to participate in the annual Columbia Model UN (CMUNCE) Conference.

World Religions Students Visit Local Places of Worship

By Sylvain Vachon Dec 6, 2018

The 10th graders in the Oasis World Religions class visited The Chabad Jewish Community of Korea and the Saint Francis Catholic International Parish.

8th Graders Explore the Mountains and Beaches of Jeju

By Craig Mooi Nov 12, 2018

This year’s 8th Grade Week Without Walls, which took place from October 29 – November 2, 2018, was the smoothest Jeju trip so far!

6th Graders Offer Creative Solutions to Trash Crisis

By Charissa Stair Oct 26, 2018

The 6th grade Pop Science class tackled the trash crisis head-on in their Trash Solutions Project Fair.

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