MS DAILY – Friday, June 8, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12 (Repeat)

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Grade 8 Graduation Rehearsal

Don’t forget we are meeting in the Dance Studio today at 11:05 for practice. (Ms. Madrid)

  • Grades 6 and 7

Grade 7 please go to the Cafeteria at 2:40
Grade 6 please go to the Loft at 2:40

Thanks! And have fun! (Ms. Madrid)

  • GRADES 6 and 7!

Please check your email NOW to vote for your Student Council Representatives! (Ms. Barbour)

  • Reading Sessions

7K I’ll see you period 2!
6E I’ll see you period 3! Wooo hooo! (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Book of the Day

Serafina is growing up in Haiti with a secret dream to become a doctor, despite a lack of money, too many chores and her mother’s worries. When a powerful earthquakes & floods stand in her way, Serafina’s resolve is tested more deeply than ever. #yislearning #msbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004850666248912896 (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Friday, June 8, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12 (Repeat)

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • HS Book of the Day

One day Carver had it all – 3 best friends, a supportive family and a reputation for being a talented writer. Then his three best friends all die in a car crash right after he sent them a simple text. Now he blames himself, and so does everyone else. #yislearning #hsbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004849461275709441 (Ms. Katy)

  • Back to School Concert (Repeat)

The school year is almost over! The annual Back to School Concert will be coming back in August, so sign up now if you would like to perform! Here is the link to the sign-up sheet. We will be collecting responses until the 22nd of June (going into summer break).
Thank you! (HS Student Council)

MS DAILY – Thursday, June 7, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lost and Found

Lost and found items are out in the foyer of the main building until end of school year. Valuables are in the office. This is the last chance for them to be collected and uncollected items will be discarded on July 2, after the summer school. They will not be kept over the summer for the next school year so please make sure you take a look through the things in case anything is yours. (Ms Vitty)

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12 (Repeat)

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Student Council Election

Grade 6 & 7 Student Council Speeches will be happening at 1:55 in the canteen. All grades 6&7s should meet in the canteen at that time. (Ms. Madrid)

  • Grade 8 Performance Rehearsal

We are meeting in the Loft at 11:05 today. (Ms. Madrid)

  • Reading Sessions

Today I am excited to do summer checkout for: Grade 8 Math – Harrison & Harding, period 1
Period 2 – 7P
Period 8 – 6H

On Friday, I’ll see 7K and 6E! Bring an extra bag for all the summer reading books you’ll haul home! (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Book of the Day

12yo Grace & her mother have always lived like gypsies, but Grace finally fights when mom’s ready to move again. After her mother’s sudden death, Grace regrets her last words were in anger. Can she find healing & home w/ a grandmother she never knew? #yislearning #msbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004489595604516864 (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Thursday, June 7, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lost and Found

Lost and found items are out in the foyer of the main building until end of school year. Valuables are in the office. This is the last chance for them to be collected and uncollected items will be discarded on July 2, after the summer school. They will not be kept over the summer for the next school year so please make sure you take a look through the things in case anything is yours. (Ms Vitty)

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12 (Repeat)

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • Grade 9 Only

Today the following students are reminded to have an early lunch then go to the loft. Thank you. (Mr. Clark)

Louis Kabe
Akiko Avila Yoshida
Avantika Koppar
Kai Bowering
Lukus Mui
Kalea Ema
Kento Riendeau
Erica Loomis
Niko vSd
Linnea Siukosaari
Eric Asakura
Wen-Yu Lu
Erik Ostlund
Sabrina Satterwhite
Miki Mukawa
Andre Mizoguch

  • HS Book of the Day

The end of the year is awesome because all the good books return for summer checkout. If you like science fiction, adventure, or fighting against conspiracy & tyranny, then this SciFi classic is for you. In fact, get the series- it is a long summer! #yislearning #hsbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004488369177427968 (Ms. Katy)

  • Tutor Period Rotation – Friday, June 8 (Day 6)

Grade 11 (P0):

Group 1 – Ms. Hewins + Tutors / LOFT
University Counselling – University Essays / Summer Plans
Daily / SC Announcements / by Ms. Post

Group 2 – Mr. Pitter + Tutors / M201
University Counselling – University Essays / Summer Plans
Daily / SC Announcements / by Ms. Latve

  • Back to School Concert (Repeat)

The school year is almost over! The annual Back to School Concert will be coming back in August, so sign up now if you would like to perform! Here is the link to the sign-up sheet. We will be collecting responses until the 22nd of June (going into summer break).
Thank you! (HS Student Council)

MS DAILY – Wednesday, June 6, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Cross country running

Well done for those students who came out for the pre-season running. Due to some after school events, there will be no other practices this year. Please make good efforts to do some runs over the summer so we can start well after the break. (The coaches)

  • Classes moved from science labs on Wednesday afternoon and Friday morning

In order to accommodate the grade 11 science project this week, some classes will meet in different rooms on Wednesday and Friday.

Here is the schedule, please check for your lesson and the new meeting room carefully. If your class is not listed, go to the regular room please.

Thank you, (The Science department team)

Wednesday June 6th, DAY 4

Class

Is normally in

Is now going to meet in

Gr 8R science (Mr Hooker’s class)

P5 andP6

M311

M403 A (art room)

Gr 7E science (Ms King) P5 &P6

M313

M202

Gr 10 Sci (Lorimer) P7& P8

M302

M 403 A (art room)

Gr 10 Sci (King)  P7& P8

M313

M202

Friday June 8th, DAY 6

Class

Is normally in

Is now going to meet in

Gr 7 P sci P1 and P2

M313

M310

Gr 9 D sci (Harrison) P5

M313 (back here for P6)

M307

Gr 9 Sci (Urquhart) P5

M301 (back here for P6)

M306

  • Science and Maths Support

Science and Mathematics Support has finished for this year. Enjoy the summer break! (Ms. Harding)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Students

Will the following students please come to the Loft at 3:15 today. (Ms. Madrid)

6E

6M

6H

Chae Yoon

Oliver B

Maiya P

Hal

Rion O

Julia L

  • MS Athletics/Activities

Season 3 Uniform Returns – Please make sure you return your uniform to the PE Office if you have not done so already. (Mr. Tananone)

  • MS Basketball/Volleyball Open Gym

Open Gym after school for Boys and Girls Volleyball continues Thursday the 7th of June after school, and is open to all MS boys and girls interested in playing. You do not have to have been on one of the teams last year to partake. (Mr. Tananone)

  • Reading Sessions

Harrison & Harding G8 Math, I’ll see you tomorrow period 1. 7P Math, I’ll see you period 2. (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Book of the Day

Obsessed with football? I understand. After all, it is the second best sport after Quidditch. Learn more about the popularity of soccer throughout the world in this beautiful pictorial book full of interviews.#yislearning #msbookoftheday #broomsup
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004130325046280193 (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Wednesday, June 6, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Laptop Collection – Grade 6 to 9 – June 12

This is a reminder that we will collect laptops and chargers from all Grade 6, 7, 8 and 9 students on June 12th. Please remember to bring both your laptop AND charger that day. The collection will take place in the morning.

Your computers will be wiped out over the summer, so if you have any data you would like to keep, please make sure you back it up by moving it to your Google Drive account or a USB hard drive or stick. If you need help backing up any files, please let us know.

Thank you, (Mr. Edwards)

  • Cross country running

Well done for those students who came out for the pre-season running. Due to some after school events, there will be no other practices this year. Please make good efforts to do some runs over the summer so we can start well after the break. (The coaches)

  • Classes moved from science labs on Wednesday afternoon and Friday morning

In order to accommodate the grade 11 science project this week, some classes will meet in different rooms on Wednesday and Friday.

Here is the schedule, please check for your lesson and the new meeting room carefully. If your class is not listed, go to the regular room please.

Thank you, (The Science department team)

Wednesday June 6th, DAY 4

Class

Is normally in

Is now going to meet in

Gr 8R science (Mr Hooker’s class)

P5 andP6

M311

M403 A (art room)

Gr 7E science (Ms King) P5 &P6

M313

M202

Gr 10 Sci (Lorimer) P7& P8

M302

M 403 A (art room)

Gr 10 Sci (King)  P7& P8

M313

M202

Friday June 8th, DAY 6

Class

Is normally in

Is now going to meet in

Gr 7 P sci P1 and P2

M313

M310

Gr 9 D sci (Harrison) P5

M313 (back here for P6)

M307

Gr 9 Sci (Urquhart) P5

M301 (back here for P6)

M306

  • Science and Maths Support

Science and Mathematics Support has finished for this year. Enjoy the summer break! (Ms. Harding)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition (Repeat)

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club (Repeat)

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • HS Volleyball Open Gym

Open Gym after school for Girls Volleyball continues today, Wednesday the 6th of June in the gym. You do not have to have been on one of the teams last year to partake. Open Gym for girls volleyball will meet with Mr. Hill today. (Mr. Tananone)

  • HS Book of the Day

A quest and mission is entrusted to a young man on the eve of becoming a knight, which requires him to turn his back on knighthood for a perilous journey and a greater good. #yislearning #hsbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1004130996512440320 (Ms. Katy)

  • Back to School Concert (Repeat)

The school year is almost over! The annual Back to School Concert will be coming back in August, so sign up now if you would like to perform! Here is the link to the sign-up sheet. We will be collecting responses until the 22nd of June (going into summer break).
Thank you! (HS Student Council)

  • Tutor Period Rotations – Wednesday, June 6 (Day 4) (Repeat)

Grade 9 (P6):

Introduction to Personal Project 2 – Ms. Vance, Ms. Clifford & Tutors
Group 1 – Library
Group 2 – classroom

Grade 10 (P6):

Looking Ahead to G11 – Mr. Pitter, Ms. Hewins & Tutors
H110: Barbour, Pichardo
Cafeteria: Hill, Mejia, Orihara

 

MS DAILY – Tuesday, June 5, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Stay in contact with Epic Arts

One super easy yet helpful way to support non-profit organizations is to stay updated with what they do and share/like their posts using social media.

Instagram: @epicarts_cambodia
Facebook: Epic Arts (search: @everypersoncounts)
Twitter: Epic Arts News (search @EpicArtsNews)

They have been posting while they have been at YIS so read what they have said! (Ms. Urquhart)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • One Final Massive Maths Challenge before the holidays

It has been a while since we posted any challenges.

If you are interested in stimulating your brain one last time before the break, then please collect the double-sided World-Cup Holiday maths challenge from outside Mrs Harding’s room today. The answers are due by next Tuesday. (Mr. Harrison)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Grade 5 Transition Day

Just a reminder that Wednesday the grade 5 students will be joining the middle school kids. So be aware the hallways may be a little more chaotic, the yard will be even more crowded for people on playground duty, lunch lines will be a little longer, and there may be some lost kids about. Please be a smiling face, make sure the younger kids feel welcome, and everyone has a chance to play basketball. (Ms. Madrid)

  • LGBTQ Announcement

Hi Dragons! The LGBTQ+ Human Rights Group is hosting a movie night this Friday and we are hoping that it would be a great place to hang out before the Middle School Concert! We will be showing Kinky Boots from 4:15 pm so that you will be on time for rehearsals. The entry fee will be ¥300.

Here is the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AB5inE20E0

We are also planning to order pizza and finger food from Domino’s Pizza so if you are planning to join us please answer the survey below so that we know what food to order.

https://goo.gl/forms/HBxSltoH8NC7xyCM2

We hope to see you there! (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Reading Sessions

7K, I’ll see you period 1. Grade 8 Math with Brown and Mejia, I’ll see you period 6. (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Book of the Day

Interested in fairy tales? Go deep into history with this collection of 22 classic Japanese fairy stories. In a collection that’s over 100 years old, you’re bound to discover something new to you! #yislearning #msbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1003769097388081152 (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Tuesday, June 5, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Stay in contact with Epic Arts

One super easy yet helpful way to support non-profit organizations is to stay updated with what they do and share/like their posts using social media.

Instagram: @epicarts_cambodia
Facebook: Epic Arts (search: @everypersoncounts)
Twitter: Epic Arts News (search @EpicArtsNews)

They have been posting while they have been at YIS so read what they have said! (Ms. Urquhart)

  • Final Call Middle/High School Food Fair Poster competition

All designs must be placed in the box in the Main Office by this Friday 8th June. The winning designer will receive a 2000 Yen gift card.

(The poster must:
-Include the phrase “YIS Food Fair 2018”
-Be A4 portrait with solid background (white if hand-drawn)
-Be digital (PSD photoshop, 300 dpi) or hand-drawn.
-Use the entire sheet as background.
-Have no fine details or too many small elements.)

(Mrs. Davies)

  • Message from the Animal Relief Club

The Animal Relief Club is hosting a vegan baking session and hopes to see you there.
It will be on Tuesday 12th of June from 4:15 in the canteen, so if interested sign up quick because we only have 20 available spaces!
You can sign up here to make the treat of your life: https://goo.gl/forms/BVcwCZ61C47W06TC2 (ARC)

  • One Final Massive Maths Challenge before the holidays

It has been a while since we posted any challenges.

If you are interested in stimulating your brain one last time before the break, then please collect the double-sided World-Cup Holiday maths challenge from outside Mrs Harding’s room today. The answers are due by next Tuesday. (Mr. Harrison)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • Back to School Concert

The school year is almost over! The annual Back to School Concert will be coming back in August, so sign up now if you would like to perform! Here is the link to the sign-up sheet. We will be collecting responses until the 22nd of June (going into summer break).
Thank you! (HS Student Council)

  • LGBTQ Announcement

Hi Dragons! The LGBTQ+ Human Rights Group is hosting a movie night this Friday and we are hoping that it would be a great place to hang out before the end of the school year! We will be showing Kinky Boots from 4:15 pm. The entry fee will be ¥300.

Here is the trailer for the movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AB5inE20E0

We are also planning to order pizza and finger food from Domino’s Pizza so if you are planning to join us please answer the survey below so that we know what food to order.

https://goo.gl/forms/HBxSltoH8NC7xyCM2

We hope to see you there! (Ms. Katy)

  • HS Book of the Day

The Queen of Hearts wasn’t always a homicidal maniac obsessed with red roses and croquet. Once, she was a young girl falling in love in a magical land. #yislearning #hsbookoftheday Take a new look at a classic tale in this 2019 @sakuramedal contender.
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1003767350909231104 (Ms. Katy)

  • Tutor Period Rotations – Wednesday, June 6 (Day 4)

Grade 9 (P6):

Introduction to Personal Project 2 – Ms. Vance, Ms. Clifford & Tutors
Group 1 – Library
Group 2 – classroom

Grade 10 (P6):

Looking Ahead to G11 – Mr. Pitter, Ms. Hewins & Tutors
H110: Barbour, Pichardo
Cafeteria: Hill, Mejia, Orihara

MS DAILY – Monday, June 4, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Goodbye Epic Arts!

After a great week of workshops with students, teachers and parents, Epic Arts performed beautifully at the Grade 12 Graduation on Saturday. This final performance was a perfect ending to their time at YIS. After some relaxation and fun yesterday in Tokyo, the Epic Arts team is currently on their way to Narita to fly back to Cambodia.
Thank you to all students and staff for your participation and welcoming attitude that made Epic Arts feel welcome at YIS.
We look forward to seeing the team again in the future! (Ms. Urquhart)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY

  • Students

Can the following students meet Ms. Madrid at her office after morning tutor? (Ms. Madrid)

6E

6M

6H

Chae Yoon

Oliver B

Maiya P

Hal

Rion O

Julia L

  • MS Athletics/Activities

Season 3 Uniform Returns – Please make sure you return your uniform to the PE Office if you have not done so already. (Mr. Tananone)

  • MS Basketball/Volleyball Open Gym

Open Gym after schools for Boys and Girls Basketball continues Tuesday and Thursday the 5th and 7th of June after school, and is open to all MS boys and girls interested in playing. Tuesday with be Basketball and Thursday will be Volleyball. You do not have to have been on one of the teams last year to partake. (Mr. Tananone)

  • Reading Sessions

7P, I’ll see you today during period 8

7K and Grade 8 Math with Mejia & Brown, I’ll see you tomorrow. (Ms. Katy)

  • MS Book of the Day

Our week with Epic Arts taught us that there is nothing you can’t do, no obstacle you can’t overcome. This week, read the story of another dancer who defied the odds to follow his passion and become a performer. #yislearning #msbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1003410109769265152 (Ms. Katy)

HS DAILY – Monday, June 4, 2018

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL

  • Goodbye Epic Arts!

After a great week of workshops with students, teachers and parents, Epic Arts performed beautifully at the Grade 12 Graduation on Saturday. This final performance was a perfect ending to their time at YIS. After some relaxation and fun yesterday in Tokyo, the Epic Arts team is currently on their way to Narita to fly back to Cambodia.
Thank you to all students and staff for your participation and welcoming attitude that made Epic Arts feel welcome at YIS.
We look forward to seeing the team again in the future! (Ms. Urquhart)

  • ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament (Repeat)

Hi everyone!

Hope is organising the first ANNUAL HOOPS for HOPE 3 on 3 basketball tournament on Friday June 8th at the gym from 16:15. The tournament is open to all Grade 8 – 12 students as well as teachers.
We would love to see you play at the tournament so please sign up here! The deadlines for sign ups are Thursday June 7th at 9 AM.

The cost is 200 yen per person. There will also be a concession stand with food and drink available to help raise money for the Animal Relief Club.

The rules are simple:
1. 3 on 3 games (5 minute games)
2. up to two varsity basketball members a team
4. A Max of 5 people on each team if you would like subs
5. There will be separate boys and girls team tournaments but if you would like to have a coed team that is fine. The coed team will play in the boys tournament.

Winning teams will receive a trophy and bragging rights for being the Champs of the first ever Hoops for Hope tournament.

If you have any questions please speak to Momo Oshiba or Erik Hamburger.

Hope to see you all there. (Hope Cambodia and Animal Relief Club)

HIGH SCHOOL ONLY

  • HS Volleyball Open Gym

– Open Gym after schools for Boys Volleyball continues today, Monday the 4th of June after school, and is open to all HS boys interested in playing. Wednesday the 6th of June will be for all girls. You do not have to have been on one of the teams last year to partake. Open Gym for volleyball will meet with Mr. Hill on Monday and Mrs. Hill on Wednesday. (Mr. Tananone)

  • HS Book of the Day

Summer is here, which means it’s just the season for Sarah Dessen. A steamy beachside romance deserves to be read by the pool with a cool glass of cucumber water. #yislearning #hsbookoftheday
https://twitter.com/yislibrary/status/1003407470834774016 (Ms. Katy)

  • Grade 9 Video Game Arcade

Would all grade 9 students please make their way to the top floor of the main building (m403/4) at the start of period 3. Make sure you have a charged laptop, and your promo art to attract customers. Your teacher will meet you there and explain how things will work.

See you there! (Mr Martinez)

  • Back to School Concert (Repeat)

The school year is almost over! The annual Back to School Concert will be coming back in August, so sign up now if you would like to perform! Here’s the link to the sign-up sheet. We will be collecting responses until the 14th. (HS Student Council)