YIS, THE ‘ONE AND ONLY’ SCHOOL IN YOGYA LICENSED TO OFFER INTERNATIONAL CURRICULUM
On 17 September 2019 the Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia published a formal statement in the national newspaper Kompas listing the YIS as the ‘ONE AND ONLY’ school in Yogyakarta that is formally licensed by the Ministry of Education and Culture to offer an international curriculum as an officially recognized SPK school. As the only authorized International Baccalaureate World School (IB) in Yogyakarta, the YIS offers the complete range from Early Years, Primary School, Junior High School, and Senior High School / Pre-university College. The Ujian Nasional is integrated into the YIS curriculum, especially for Indonesian students who constitute about 60% of the school community.
PRAISE FOR SUPERB QUALITY OF YIS SOCCER FIELD
The superb quality of the YIS soccer field is praised by coaches of visiting international and national soccer teams, and by officials of the PSSI and the FIFA who came to inspect the new YIS campus on 18 September 2019. Likewise, top athletes of the UNY regularly choose the YIS olympic running track to prepare for competitions and championships. The school is proud to host these prominent athletes.
YEAR 2019-2020 MARKS 30 TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE YIS
On 25 May 2019, YIS students, teachers and parents celebrated together the 30 th Anniversary of the school, founded in 1989 as Yogyakarta’s flagship for international education. The milestone event was highlighted by student musical performances, an open air ‘buka puasa’ dinner, and a bonfire on the new YIS campus, which offers modern school buildings, outdoor sports facilities, and amazing botanical gardens.
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The curricula at YIS are designed to encourage personal and academic achievement; to nurture inquiring minds; to develop critical thinkers and to facilitate the emotional and intellectual growth of our students.
YIS is proud to be Yogyakarta’s flagship for international primary and secondary education based on highly regarded international curriculums.
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The highly respected International Baccalaureate (IB) is an international education foundation that has been designed to prepare students to find their place and excel in the world.
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