Father & Daughter Night a Magical Evening for All

By George Lordi Mar 20, 2018

Over 200 fathers and their elementary school daughters gathered on Friday, March 9 at the Millennium Seoul Hilton for Father & Daughter Night.

Olympic Gold Medalist Anthony Ervin Visits YISS

By Tim Linn Feb 26, 2018

On February 21, 2018, YISS students and parents had the exclusive opportunity to meet and hear from swimmer Anthony Ervin.

Elementary Families Exercise Creativity at Makerspace STEM Nights

By Jenna Hardin Dec 8, 2017

Over the past few weeks, the YISS Educational Technology department has hosted two Makerspace STEM Nights for elementary families.

Uniform Consignment Sale Benefits YISS Community and Refugees

Nov 29, 2017

The YISS PTO held its semiannual Uniform Consignment Sale from November 8-10, and there was a record number of 50 consignors.

Fall Book Fair Supports Reading Initiatives

Nov 29, 2017

From November 8-10, the lobby at YISS was bursting at the seams with a wide variety of books during the Fall Book Fair.

DC United Snaps Losing Streak at 10th Annual Turkey Bowl

By Kell Bates Nov 21, 2017

The 10th Annual Turkey Bowl, a soccer match-up between the DC (Dads’ Club and one mom) United and YISS staff, took place on Saturday, November 11.

The Wonderful, Unpredictable World of Science

By Jaelyn K. Oct 26, 2017

This year’s Science Exhibition, hosted by YISS third graders on Thursday, October 12, blew the minds of those in attendance like a volcanic eruption.

WALKaSOCKathon Raises Money for Clean Water

By Simon Adams Oct 5, 2017

YISS elementary school’s annual WALKaSOCKathon raised money for two sisters from Uganda who need to walk four hours a day to retrieve water.

FunFest Turns YISS into a Fun and Exciting “Circus”

Sep 29, 2017

On Friday, September 22, the YISS campus came alive and transformed into a vibrant “circus” for FunFest 2017.

Newcomers’ Coffee Welcomes New Families to YISS

By Sunghee Ahn Sep 4, 2017

The YISS PTO hosted a Newcomers' Coffee to welcome and meet families who are new to the YISS community.

ES Parents and Students Enjoy an After-School Playdate

By Kathy Falkner Aug 24, 2017

During the second week of school, kindergarten and first grade parents and students were involved in a new type of event hosted by YISS: ES Playdates.

Eighth-Graders End Middle School with Roaring Twenties Gala

By Kimberly Lynch Jun 2, 2017

On Friday, May 19, the eighth-graders celebrated their accomplishments and camaraderie at the Eighth Grade Gala.

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