The oldest, most diverse International School in Yangon.
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 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 making solar panels in Kalaw.
Latest News & Events
Mr. Brown, our new Director of Curriculum and Learning, talks about the process of learning at ISY and the importance of curiosity, relationships and feedback.
The sound of volleyball passes and basketball shots are music to our ears; facilities update; and Winter Break expectations.
Join us on Saturday, December 12th for the 3rd annual UWS-ISY Sports-A-Thon!
It’s back! The United World Schools Sport-a-thon fundraising event will take place on Saturday 12th December. Learn how you can get involved in this fun and important activity.
According to legendary basketball coach (and teacher), John Wooden, there is an important difference between winning and succeeding.
Further news about our phased and limited use of ISY facilities now including the playgrounds for Elementary School students.
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 2020 – 2021 year are accepted right up until April of 2021. Applications for the 2021 – 2022 year will open in February 2021. 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 in Yangon 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 2021-22 school year?
Applications for the 2021 – 2022 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.
The International School Yangon
20 Shwe Taungyar Street
+95 1 512 793 /94 /95