This week the Grade 5 students were introduced to creating bibliographies in MLA style. We discussed why how we cite before practicing making citations for new books about science experiments.
The Parent, Teacher, Student Association (PTSA) is a vibrant, parent-driven organization that supports the school in a variety of ways and gives parents the opportunity to get together in a friendly and social atmosphere. The PTSA holds monthly meetings, which include participation by teacher and student representatives, organizes coffee mornings, coordinates parent activities, and much more.
The My YIS Parent Portal is a secure, password-protected site that connects directly to the school's Veracross central database and provides personalized access to student schedule information, grades, school directory and other information.
School forms, including contact registration, permission forms, academic forms, reenrollment and withdrawal, and a variety of other uses, may be downloaded from this page.
Photographs of a wide range of school events and activities may be found at this link. The photos are arranged in galleries by topic.
YIS Learning Hub
The Learning Hub is a shared space for all members of the YIS community to learn — a place to share resources, display projects, communicate ideas and help others by viewing and commenting on each others’ posts. Student, teacher and class blogs are at the heart of the Learning Hub, providing timely, first-hand views of the myriad learning experiences taking place in the classroom and beyond.