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Parents

 

Welcome to the parent gateway to the YIS website. Information relevant to our parent community is available from the pull-down menus at the top of any webpage. Links to some of the sections most frequently accessed by parents are shown below.

 

Veracross Parent Portal

The Veracross Parent Portal is a secure, password-protected site that connects directly to the school's central database and provides personalized access to student schedule information, grades, school directory and other information.

School Calendar

The school calendar provides the most up-to-date information on events for the YIS community. You may sign up for RSS feeds or alerts that send you email reminders of specified events. In addition to the website calendar, the Veracross parent portal features a personalized calendar specific to your child(ren). You can also subscribe to the Veracross calendar.

YIS News
There's always something interesting going on at YIS. Check the news page for the latest on school events and activities,  messages from the head of school and principals, notices of upcoming events, and much more. As with the school calendar, you can subscribe to RSS feeds or email alerts to have news updates delivered directly to your browser or inbox. 
Parent Handbook
The Parent Handbook contains information regarding school policies, procedures and practical day-to-day matters. An abridged version is provided in print format to parents at the beginning of the school year, and the full version is avaiable at this link.
Student Handbook
The Student Handbook contains information for middle and high school students regarding policies, procedures and resources.
PTSA
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.
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. Here is where you will be able to find links to teacher & class blogs, student blogs and other information focused on what's happening in the classroom and beyond. The Community Learning section of the Learning Hub is specifically for the parent community.
Photos
Photographs of a wide range of school events and activities may be found at this link. The photos, are arranged in galleries by topic and also searchable by keyword and date range. Some galleries may require log-in.
Videos
Our Vimeo video library contains videos of a wide range of school events and activities, some of which may require log-in.
 
High School Course Catalog 2014- 2015 academic year
 
The High School Course Catalog contains information about the high school curriculum and descriptions of the courses on offer for the 2014-15 academic year.

School Forms
School forms, including contact registration, permission forms, academic forms, reenrollment and withdrawal, and a variety of other uses, may be downloaded from this page.
School Profile
The school profile provides information for college and university admissions, details of the high school academic program, and college and university acceptances and matriculation.
Zest Catering (Cafeteria)
 Zest Catering, our wonderful cafeteria service provider, provides comprehensive information and manages families' cafeteria accounts from its website at this link.

 

 

 

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