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
ISY has been nominated as one of two schools to win the International School Leader award for Strategic Leadership! The winner to be announced on January 20th.
An all-school event to celebrate culture, diversity and global citizenship community at ISY. This year the event is Sat, February 15 at 4pm at ISY.
Check out our Zumba instructors on “Dancing with the Stars” and sign up for the 2nd session of Burmese language classes and community yoga!
The new year is always a good time for reflection on what we’ve been doing to make a positive difference in our own lives and in the lives of others. As well, it’s a good time to step back, look ahead to any changes or resolutions we would like to make for the new year.
Lon McCollum, an ISY former Theory of Knowledge teacher, Psychology teacher and coach passed away recently. He taught from 2003-2008 at ISY and was highly respected by the ISY community.
The latest news from the village of Wan Kaung and the United World Schools project including a visit from the organization to ISY and the upcoming Sports-a-thon.
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