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YISS Students Catch the Fever for Chess

By Candy Swift Mar 8, 2017

Chess enthusiasm is spreading throughout YISS. Twenty-eight of our hopeful YISS students met at Korea International School in late February for the Winter KAIAC Chess Tournament.

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...

Model United Nations Team Shines in Jeju

By Martin Y. Feb 27, 2017

This year's MUN GECMUN trip to Jeju proved to be a profound experience for our delegates. Our first night at the Jeju Aerospace Hotel proved that we were still very much in Korea...

Basketball Wraps Up an Exciting Season

By Dan Hale Feb 24, 2017

The YISS basketball teams finished out their respective seasons last week. Both JV teams had local KAIAC tournaments, and the varsity squads had KAIAC tournaments and then traveled...

Cheerleaders Take 3rd Place at KAIAC Finals

By Tori Palmer Feb 23, 2017

The 2017 KAIAC Cheer Competition was held at Chadwick International School. There were 15 teams in attendance from 10 schools competing, eight teams in Level 1 and seven in Level 2...

Top Spellers Compete in 4th & 5th Grade Spelling Bee

By Anna Smith Feb 10, 2017

This year was the first annual Spelling Bee for all 4th and 5th grade students. Students who wanted to participate in the event had one week to study 100 challenging words. Our homeroom...

YISS Makes History at the Bee & Bowl

By Hannah O. Jan 20, 2017

Though history is more about the lessons we can learn from it than its facts, knowing the details never hurts. With a short time of preparation, the YISS History Bee and Bowl participants...

YISS Makes Strong Showing at KIS Forensics Tourney

By Chad Anderson Jan 16, 2017

Seventeen YISS students participated the speech events of the Forensics Tournament at KIS. Out of the seven categories, eight students qualified for the final round...

Making Waves at the Jingle Bell Splash!

By Bethany Stallings Dec 12, 2016

Holiday excitement was in the air at the YISS swimming pool on December 10. The Aquatics Department held its 6th Annual Jingle Bell Splash, a swimming competition designed with the...

YISS Chess Players Excel at KAIAC Tournament

By Candy Swift Nov 29, 2016

A group of nine elementary and three middle school students traveled to GSIS to match skills and strategies against players from eight other international schools in the...

YISS Forensics Finish Strong at KAIAC Tourney

By Chad Anderson Nov 22, 2016

Eight YISS students participated the speech events of the Forensics Tournament at Seoul International School. Out of the five categories, three students qualified for the

YISS Hosts High School Mathematics Competition

By Shawn Taurone Nov 19, 2016

The MuAlphaTheta chapter at YISS, hosted over 200 students and 20 sponsors for the Korea Schools Mathematics Competition (KSMC) on Saturday, November 12 in the YISS gym

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