The oldest, most diverse school in Myanmar.
Founded in Yangon in 1955, The International School Yangon (ISY) is a non-profit PreK through 12th Grade school. We offer an American Curriculum up to Grade 10 and the International Baccalaureate program for Grades 11 and 12.
Click here to download the latest ISY Holiday Calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.
Click for information about the exciting learning going on in the Elementary School.
Service Learning at ISY
Recognizing the opportunity to contribute to change in both our own, as well as the larger community around us, ISY strives to be a leader in Service Learning as a means to engage as global citizens .
Service Learning is one of ISY’s Strategic Themes. From working with the Yangon Animal Shelter to our partnership with the United World Schools Project, Service Learning is part of everything we do at ISY.
Grade 9 students building a library in Pyin Oo Lwin
Latest News & Events
Service learning is really beginning to take shape at ISY. Students are becoming more and more familiar with the 5 stages of service learning which are: Investigation, Preparation, Action, Reflection, and Demonstration.
In dictionaries, curriculum is often defined as the subjects comprising a course of study in a school or college. In this sense, ISY’s curriculum is very similar, if not identical, to other well established, high performing international schools around the world.
As we just finished the 2019 college fair, and a number of our seniors are preparing their college applications I wanted to remind everyone of our ongoing success.
This past July, 4 ISY students, Steven, Haein, Gautam, and Crystal [Class of 2022] headed to Melbourne, Australia to compete in the Junior World Math Competition for the first time in ISY history.
The Community in Action service learning group is having a flood drive, where materials including; soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, mosquito nets, blankets and basic English and Burmese books are to be collected school-wide.
ISY will be hosting a ‘Compassion Conference’ as part of a professional development program for teachers. In line with ISY’s mission that we are a community of compassionate global citizens, compassion is a very important topic at ISY.
Apply to ISY
Whether you live in Yangon permanently or are here on a 2 year posting, ISY provides a great environment for your child.
Applications for the 2019 – 2020 year are accepted right up until April of 2020. Applications for the 2020 – 2021 year will open in February 2020. We are confident that ISY provides the best standard of education with the highest diversity of students in all of Myanmar. Why not visit us and have a look round.
Careers at ISY
Are you looking for a new challenge? ISY offers a competitive package in a fascinating country.
ISY is not only the top choice for parents looking for a school for their children but also the top choice for teachers looking for the next step on their careers.
Greg Nichols – Secondary Art
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. There is a whole page of these but if you think something is missing then let us know.
How do I reset my PowerSchool login?
Forgotten your password? Don’t worry, resetting your password is easy. To reset it click on our handy PDF guide – Resetting my PowerSchool login.
What are the pool and fitness room opening times?
The fitness room is open 24 hours a day but you need a pass to get in. Find out how to get a pass and what the swimming pool times are here.
When can I apply for the 2020-21 school year?
Applications for the 2020 – 2021 academic year beginning in August of 2020 will open on February
What is ISY's policy towards child protection?
The International School Yangon has a comprehensive policy regarding child protection which can be read and downloaded here.
When is the Spirit Store open?
In order to buy ISY merchandise like clothing, umbrellas, and water bottles etc, go to the Spirit Store behind the guard house. It’s open every week day from 7:45- 8:45, 11:30 -12:30, 2:30 to 3:30
The International School Yangon
20 Shwe Taungyar Street
+95 1 512 793 /94 /95