Yangon American International School follows world-class teaching strategies which promote innovation and creativity. The school has opened in August 2019 and caters to students all through from preschool to secondary years. The faculty team consists of highly experienced teachers who follow a child-centric approach to teaching and learning.
Yangon American International School is centrally located on the Yangon-Insein Road in Hlaing township and is easily accessible from all parts of Yangon. The school follows a mission to provide exemplary 21st Century American education with an international perspective in order to shape the lives of children. The school offers the American curriculum to students.
The early years programme caters to students aged 2 to 4. The school strives to create a strong educational foundation during this time. The student to staff ratio is kept low to ensure personalised attention to each student. The school regularly communicates with parents to ensure a seamless education between the school and home.
The elementary programme is conducted by highly experienced teachers who deliver high-quality American education. The school follows the ‘Common Core’ philosophy of American learning and concentrates on Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies at this level. Focus is given on reading, writing and comprehension skills during this state. The school timetable also reflects art, music, IT, Myanmar language and physical education classes.
In the secondary level, Yangon American International School offers the Advanced Placement programme and the American High School Diploma. Students have the option of choosing either of the programmes or both. This will help children to gain admission in any university of college across the world.
The school also offers a College Advisory programme where they address topics such as note-taking, goal-setting, time management, study strategies and test-taking. it also conducts comprehensive pre-University testing starting in Grade 8 to ensure children get the right kind of guidance to apply for universities across the world.
No. 2A, Yangon-Insein Road, Building (2) Hlaing Township, No. 9 Ward Yangon, Republic of the Union of Myanmar