Students Use Science to Investigate a Shigellosis Outbreak

By Ashley Hostetter Feb 26, 2020

AP Biology students analyze data to develop a hypothesis about the source of an outbreak

MS Pop Science Class Tackles the Growing Trash Crisis

By Charissa Stair Oct 30, 2019

Science projects challenge students to find innovative solutions that reduce trash.

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.

3...2...1... Liftoff!!

By Grant Davis May 31, 2018

The Middle School Rocket Club has had a great year launching water-bottle rockets, watching SpaceX videos, and learning to use the YISS 3D printer.

6th Grade Tackles Growing Trash Crisis

By Charissa Stair Apr 3, 2018

At the end of the third quarter, the 6th grade Pop Science class tackled the trash crisis head-on in their Trash Solutions Project Fair.

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.

Students Build Working Robotic Arms

By Julie Weakley Mar 21, 2017

As the third quarter came to a close, the seventh-grade Robotics I students designed and built their own working robotic arms from household materials.

YISS Goes for Gold in Science Olympiad

By Sarah K. Feb 27, 2017

20 YISS Science Club students, along with Mr. DeHart, chose to spend their Saturday by participating in the 6th Annual Korean Science Olympiad at Dwight School Seoul...

Students Challenged to Create with Design Thinking

By Julian Willetts Feb 23, 2017

The technology team started a new elementary after school activity this past trimester for students between grades 3-5 called Design Thinking.

Dr. Wells Addresses YISS Science Students

By Roger DeHart Feb 9, 2017

Science students had a unique opportunity to hear a presentation by Dr. Jonathan Wells. Dr. Wells is a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute and is one the chief architects...

7th Grade Sharpens Their Scalpels

By Julie Weakley Jan 23, 2017

As 7th grade science classes finished up their study of vertebrates, students embarked on a new role as “hospital interns” in the YISS Frog Hospital under the leadership of “Chief Coroner”...

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