Yangon International School is a reputed school in Yangon catering to students from kindergarten to secondary levels. It follows the American curriculum and utilises materials from the United States.
Although the school follows the US curriculum, it roots it’s programme strongly to the local Myanmar culture and language which enables children to learn about the local culture as well as other cultures across the world. Students in high school are offered a wide range of AP and advanced level courses.
The school aims to foster the development of each child and help them to grow up to be global citizens and lifelong learners. The entire school team works hard to raise socially responsible, academically well-prepared, culturally sensitive and personally fulfilled individuals. The faculty treats each child as an individual and gives them the independence to learn in their own rate.
The school creates a caring environment where every child is nurtured. It lays strong emphasis on the development of reading, writing and mathematics skills and believes them to be the foundation for learning of each child. This enables students to grasp the concepts of other subjects effectively.
Yangon International School is housed in a beautiful campus surrounded by landscaped gardens. The classrooms and spacious and well-lit as well as well-equipped to add to the learning journey of children. The main campus caters to grades 3 to 12 and has a large gymnasium, a swimming pool, playground, a multipurpose room, an assembly area, fitness centre, and a library. Special facilities include two IT labs and Wi-Fi is available throughout the building.
In addition, there is a spacious library, three science labs, a large multi-purpose room, a performing arts floor, a fitness centre and two art rooms. There is also a newly renovated campus catering to students from preschool up to 2nd grade. It has an open-air gymnasium, library, art room, music room, IT lab, and well-equipped classrooms with air conditioning and projectors.