MS DAILY – Friday, March 10, 2017

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • MS Book of the Day

What are you reading over the break? Come by today to get something for your brain-cation! #esbookoftheday #msbookoftheday #hsbookoftheday

Nick’s father is taken prisoner when his plantation in Burma is invaded in 1941, so Nick & Mya risk their lives to free them #msbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

  • Red and White Concert (Repeat)

The next Red and White concert is coming up on Wednesday, April 19th. If you would like to perform that gives you about 6 weeks to rehearse your act. Details regarding sign-up will be sent around after break.

Red and White MS GIN/CAS members, we will start meeting again on Days 4 and Day 9 after we return from Spring Break. That means our next meeting is on Tuesday, March 28th. See you then  (Mr. Clark)

HS DAILY – Friday, March 10, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • Live-Aid Announcement

Live-Aid is today! Student performers are ready to shine as we combine awareness-raising and fundraising with student talent!
As selected by HS students, the Student Service Committee (SSC) is happy to announce that the HOPE Service Club and LGBTQ+ Group will share what they have been doing this year and raise funds for their projects and initiatives. Don’t forget to bring your wallets over to the auditorium during P7 & 8 today!

See you there! (SSC)

  • HS Book of the Day

What are you reading over the break? Come by today to get something for your brain-cation! #esbookoftheday #msbookoftheday #hsbookoftheday

Junior leaves school on the Indian Reservation for an all-white school where the only other Native American is the mascot. #hsbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

MS DAILY – Thursday, March 9, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • ABSENT TEACHER? DO SOMETHING!

This should be simple, but apparently not. If your teacher does not come to your class, please go and see Mr Snowball, Mr Redlich, Ms Clifford, Mr Stanworth or Ms Shiina. You should not simply stay in the room and waste time. There is also a safety issue if your class is left unattended. (Mr. Snowball)

  • Teacher Conference Session Tomorrow

Would the following students please come to the Loft at 9:00am tomorrow. Please let me know if you can’t make it. I will be emailing you details soon.

Pia Hamburger
Jinho Shin
Sato Maeda
Tessa Coutts
Kai Clark
Maia Johnston
Eric Asakura
Andre Mizoguchi
Auriane Lanctot
Kiya Smith
Wyatt Rogers
Mib Dang
Ben Hansen
Eileen Sasaki

(Ms Clifford)

  • Books for Spring Break

Spring Break is coming! Come by today to get as many books as you can carry. You don’t want to be stuck without something to read. (Ms. Katy)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Red and White Concert

The next Red and White concert is coming up on Wednesday, April 19th. If you would like to perform that gives you about 6 weeks to rehearse your act. Details regarding sign-up will be sent around after break.

Red and White MS GIN/CAS members, we will start meeting again on Days 4 and Day 9 after we return from Spring Break. That means our next meeting is on Tuesday, March 28th. See you then  (Mr. Clark)

  • MS Book of the Day

Graphic novel adventure: Astrid spends her summer losing her best friend, learning roller derby & gaining lots of bruises #msbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Thursday, March 9, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • ABSENT TEACHER? DO SOMETHING!

This should be simple, but apparently not. If your teacher does not come to your class, please go and see Mr Snowball, Mr Redlich, Ms Clifford, Mr Stanworth or Ms Shiina. You should not simply stay in the room and waste time. There is also a safety issue if your class is left unattended. (Mr. Snowball)

  • Teacher Conference Session Tomorrow

Would the following students please come to the Loft at 9:00am tomorrow. Please let me know if you can’t make it. I will be emailing you details soon.

Pia Hamburger
Jinho Shin
Sato Maeda
Tessa Coutts
Kai Clark
Maia Johnston
Eric Asakura
Andre Mizoguchi
Auriane Lanctot
Kiya Smith
Wyatt Rogers
Mib Dang
Ben Hansen
Eileen Sasaki

(Ms Clifford)

  • Books for Spring Break

Spring Break is coming! Come by today to get as many books as you can carry. You don’t want to be stuck without something to read. (Ms. Katy)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • HS Book of the Day

Not every gift is a blessing. Every day, Melanie is held under gunpoint while she’s strapped into a wheelchair for school #hsbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

MS DAILY – Wednesday, March 8, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Students

Would the following students please come to the Loft at 10:55 today for the student panel:

Maho Nambo, Pia Hamburger, Sato Maeda, Kai Clark, Maia Johnston, Andre Mizoguchi, Kiya Smith, Wyatt Rogers, Mib Dang, Eileen Sasaki

Please come to the Loft on Friday at 9:00am for the teacher pitches.

Thanks so much. (Ms Clifford)

  • KINDERGARTEN BUILDING – OUT OF BOUNDS

This is – another – reminder that you do not hang out in the Kindergarten building during break and lunchtime. This is their learning space. Let’s not have another reminder about being unselfish. (Mr. Snowball)

  • Animal Relief Club – Donation Drive

An animal relief club donation drive will be soon held around the school. There will be small boxes/baskets for students to donate pet sheets, canned dog/cat food, flea medicine, collars, leashes, beds and old towels/blankets. All of these items will go to the “animal lives matter association” in Chiba, to help protect shelter dogs and cats that are waiting to be adopted by new owners, and is greatly appreciated. (Animal Relief Club)

  • From PSHE Class (Repeat)

For PSHE class we have looking for ways to make our late-winter downtime even more fun. Over the course of this week you will find a variety of small changes including some activities you can do around campus. There will be a Map of Questions, a Question Board, and a Challenge Box in the first floor foyer, a string telephone somewhere around the main building, and keep listening for some new ring tones to tell you it’s time to change classes. (Mr. Clark)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • MS Book of the Day

When his father is arrested as a debtor in 1849 London, 14yo John must discover why people are spying on him and his family. #msbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Athletics/Activities (Repeat)

MS Girls Basketball – Practice in the gym after school today and Thursday per usual.

MS Boys Baseball – Practice on the turf today and at the YCAC on Thursday per usual.

MS Track and Field – First practice is Wednesday after school. If you did not make it last week but would still like to join please just show up at the gym after school.

GO DRAGONS!!! (Mr. Tananone)

HS DAILY – Wednesday, March 8, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Students

Would the following students please come to the Loft at 10:55 today for the student panel:

Maho Nambo, Pia Hamburger, Sato Maeda, Kai Clark, Maia Johnston, Andre Mizoguchi, Kiya Smith, Wyatt Rogers, Mib Dang, Eileen Sasaki

Please come to the Loft on Friday at 9:00am for the teacher pitches.

Thanks so much. (Ms Clifford)

  • KINDERGARTEN BUILDING – OUT OF BOUNDS

This is – another – reminder that you do not hang out in the Kindergarten building during break and lunchtime. This is their learning space. Let’s not have another reminder about being unselfish. (Mr. Snowball)

  • Animal Relief Club – Donation Drive

An animal relief club donation drive will be soon held around the school. There will be small boxes/baskets for students to donate pet sheets, canned dog/cat food, flea medicine, collars, leashes, beds and old towels/blankets. All of these items will go to the “animal lives matter association” in Chiba, to help protect shelter dogs and cats that are waiting to be adopted by new owners, and is greatly appreciated. (Animal Relief Club)

  • From PSHE Class (Repeat)

For PSHE class we have looking for ways to make our late-winter downtime even more fun. Over the course of this week you will find a variety of small changes including some activities you can do around campus. There will be a Map of Questions, a Question Board, and a Challenge Box in the first floor foyer, a string telephone somewhere around the main building, and keep listening for some new ring tones to tell you it’s time to change classes. (Mr. Clark)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • Grade 10

Grade 10 students – please fill out this form in tutor this morning. It is important all details are correct and filled in. We will use this information to register you with the IB. (Ms Clifford and Ms Katy)

  • HS Book of the Day

In 1888, 12 yo Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with scientist Dr. Warthrop, who hunts & studies real-life monsters #hsbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

  • HS Athletics/Activities (Repeat)

HS Girls Soccer – First official game of the season vs St. Maur @YCAC on Wednesday, March 8th, kick off at 4:30 pm.

HS Boys Soccer – HS Boys Soccer will be away from Thursday, March 9th at 2:00 pm onwards, attending their WJAA tournament at CA. Good luck to the team!

WJAA Girls Soccer Tournament – YIS is hosting the Varsity Girls Soccer tournament this Friday and Saturday at the YCAC. Please come along and cheer the team on when you have a chance! (Teachers, please know that the girls will be out of class all day on Friday, the 10th of March.

Dragon Council – Meeting today in the dance studio for those members helping organize the volleyball world cup.

GO DRAGONS!! (Mr. Tananone)

  • Tutor Period Rotations – Thursday, March 9 (Day 1) (Repeat)

Grade 9 (P5+6): Elementary Visits – Tutors / Classrooms (Groupings)
Grade 10 (P5+6): Elementary Visits – Tutors / Classrooms (Groupings)
Grade 11 (P0): EE – Planning your initial research / Evaluating Sources –  Ms. Vance, Ms. Wilson, Mr. Redlich + Tutors / Cafeteria
Grade 12 (P0): IB Exams / Review of Regulations / Issue of Results – Mr. Redlich + Tutors / H110

MS DAILY – Tuesday, March 7, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Maths Challenge #11 on the board

Maths Challenge #11 on the board
There are 2 puzzles for all levels
You have until Friday 10th (Mr. Harrison)

  • From PSHE Class

For PSHE class we have looking for ways to make our late-winter downtime even more fun. Over the course of this week you will find a variety of small changes including some activities you can do around campus. There will be a Map of Questions, a Question Board, and a Challenge Box in the first floor foyer, a string telephone somewhere around the main building, and keep listening for some new ring tones to tell you it’s time to change classes. (Mr. Clark)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • MS Athletics/Activities

MS Girls Basketball – Practice in the gym after school today and Thursday per usual.

MS Boys Baseball – Practice on the turf today and at the YCAC on Thursday per usual.

MS Track and Field – First practice is Wednesday after school. If you did not make it last week but would still like to join please just show up at the gym after school.

GO DRAGONS!!! (Mr. Tananone)

  •  Origami Club

There has been a change of dates. We now meet during Lunch on Day 2 and Day 7. Our next meeting will be this Friday, March 10th.

Thank you. (Ms. Orihara)

  • MS Book of the Day

Ghosts, wraiths & ghouls haunt London, and Lucy Carlisle is battling them with the psychic investigave agency Lockwood & Co. #msbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Tuesday, March 7, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Maths Challenge #11 on the board

Maths Challenge #11 on the board
There are 2 puzzles for all levels
You have until Friday 10th (Mr. Harrison)

  • From PSHE Class

For PSHE class we have looking for ways to make our late-winter downtime even more fun. Over the course of this week you will find a variety of small changes including some activities you can do around campus. There will be a Map of Questions, a Question Board, and a Challenge Box in the first floor foyer, a string telephone somewhere around the main building, and keep listening for some new ring tones to tell you it’s time to change classes. (Mr. Clark)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • Assemblies – Cambodia presentation

Today – grade 9 – pd. 2. Go across to the Auditorium with your period one teacher at the end of pd. 1

Tomorrow – grade 10 – pd. 1. Meet your period one teacher in the cafeteria after homeroom.
(Mr. Snowball)

  • Students

Could the following students please meet Mr. Stanworth in his office at recess today 10:40am:

Megan (gr 11)
Grace (gr 10)
Junryu (gr 10)
Quirijn (gr 9)

Thank you so much, (Mr. Stanworth)

  • HS Athletics/Activities

HS Girls Soccer – First official game of the season vs St. Maur @YCAC on Wednesday, March 8th, kick off at 4:30 pm.

HS Boys Soccer – HS Boys Soccer will be away from Thursday, March 9th at 2:00 pm onwards, attending their WJAA tournament at CA. Good luck to the team!

WJAA Girls Soccer Tournament – YIS is hosting the Varsity Girls Soccer tournament this Friday and Saturday at the YCAC. Please come along and cheer the team on when you have a chance! (Teachers, please know that the girls will be out of class all day on Friday, the 10th of March.

Dragon Council – Meeting today in the dance studio for those members helping organize the volleyball world cup.

GO DRAGONS!! (Mr. Tananone)

  • HS Book of the Day

Stirring & terrifying, this horror story shows the power of stories to reveal & shelter us from the darkness inside & out #hsbookoftheday

  • Tutor Period Rotations – Thursday, March 9 (Day 1)

Grade 9 (P5+6): Elementary Visits – Tutors / Classrooms (Groupings)
Grade 10 (P5+6): Elementary Visits – Tutors / Classrooms (Groupings)
Grade 11 (P0): EE – Planning your initial research / Evaluating Sources –  Ms. Vance, Ms. Wilson, Mr. Redlich + Tutors / Cafeteria
Grade 12 (P0): IB Exams / Review of Regulations / Issue of Results – Mr. Redlich + Tutors / H110

MS DAILY – Monday, March 6, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Maths Challenge #11 on the board

Maths Challenge #11 on the board
There are 2 puzzles for all levels
You have until Friday 10th (Mr. Harrison)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  •  Origami Club

There has been a change of dates. We now meet during Lunch on Day 2 and Day 7. Our next meeting will be this Friday, March 10th.

Thank you. (Ms. Orihara)

  • MS Book of the Day

Ghosts, wraiths & ghouls haunt London, and Lucy Carlisle is battling them with the psychic investigave agency Lockwood & Co. #msbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Monday, March 6, 2017

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Maths Challenge #11 on the board

Maths Challenge #11 on the board
There are 2 puzzles for all levels
You have until Friday 10th (Mr. Harrison)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • HS Book of the Day

Stirring & terrifying, this horror story shows the power of stories to reveal & shelter us from the darkness inside & out #hsbookoftheday