Yangon Academy International School offers the US-based curriculum to students of Yangon at an affordable rate. The school delivers a high-quality academic and co-curricular programme to students. It employs experienced and well-trained teachers mostly from the US and Canada. Children grow up to be respectful, polite and hardworking adults with Myanmar’s cultural values.
The school caters to students from preschool to 12th grade. The school operates out of 2 campuses, both located in Yangon’s Bahan township. It follows a dynamic approach. The entire school team works towards attaining the 6 learning outcomes of the school – effective communicators, creative and critical thinkers, healthy individuals, collaborative team players, responsible global citizens and lovers of learning.
Yangon Academy International School maintains a warm and inviting atmosphere in the preschool which helps students to feel at home right after they start leaving home. The school focuses on quality teaching and learning and emphasises on literacy and numeracy and quests of discovery, helping children to be successful in acquiring the skills necessary to be successful in life.
The elementary school is a centre of learning where children are trained to be effective communicators, creative and critical thinkers, healthy individuals, collaborative team players, responsible global citizens and lovers of learning. The school creates a safe and supportive environment where children can grow and mature. Middle school and high school levels are more challenging times of life. Apart from academics, students take part in a number of extra-curricular activities such as basketball and volleyball.
Yangon Academy International School offers the Advanced Placement (AP) programme to students. The programme is designed to provide the challenge of college-level courses to talented students in high school. The students sit for a rigorous external examination in May and receive university credit from the US. The school currently offers AP courses in Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and English.