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HS (9-12) HS Principal’s Coffee, Third Culture/Cross Culture Kids (April 18)

Come join the next HS Principal’s Coffee on Thursday, April 18 at 8:15am in the MPR of the high school building.  This month’s topic is presented by HS Counselor Elizabeth Souba on how to best support...

ES: Project X Jr. for grades 1 and 2

Dear ES Parents, All students in grades 1-8 are involved in Project X, a week of student-driven inquiry into the concept of time (this year's theme).  For students in grades 1 and 2, we provide...

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure

The PTA will have an exchange table at the Spring Bazaar on Saturday, March 23rd.  Now is the chance to Marie Kondo your house. Please bring donations to the Bazaar and we will find...

ES/MS: Project X has begun!

Dear ES and MS Parents, Yesterday, Project X started (for students in grades 3-8) with 3 days of experiences related to our Project X theme: TIME.  Project X is an opportunity for students and teachers to...

SSIS PTA Charity Bazaar

Please join us for the first ever PTA Spring Bazaar. There will be activities for the whole family. It is open to the public so all bring your friends. If you would like to...

HS & MS: Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) to Visit SSIS on April 3 @ 10am...

On Wednesday, April 3 at 10-11:30am in the HS multipurpose room we will be hosting Sungkyunkwan University for an information session about the university's programs and admissions process. This session is open to everyone, including...

MS Shout out from the New York Times … Grade 8 Writers

Grade 8 Exploratory Writing students have been working to communicate with real audiences in real ways. Greg Jardin, Middle School Exploratory Writing teacher, believes writing for a real audience is one way to help middle...

Re-enrollment 2019-2020

Dear SSIS Parents, It is a privilege to serve SSIS as Head of School and I thank you for the opportunity to work with your sons and daughters as they mature into young men and...

HS: Coming Soon! Visiting University Representatives

Saigon South enjoys one of the busiest calendars of visiting universities in Southeast Asia. Practically everyday, SSIS students have access to admissions representatives from a variety of international universities at lunch and after school....

Viral Infection March 2019

Dear Parents, Recently, many of our students have had the same symptoms such as fever, headache, coughing, sore throat, fatigue. Some of them have been confirmed of viral infection, a common contagious disease happening around...

AS: Principal’s Coffee on Project X (grades 1-8)

On Thursday, March 28, we will be hosting a Principal's Coffee on "Project X: A Window into the Inquiring Mind."  Starting at 8:15, MS Principal Molly Burger and ES Principal Dan Keller will take...

ES: Online Safety for Parents and Children

Dear ES Parents, During each school year, there is usually a latest development on the internet that gets children, parents, and/or teachers concerned.  Rather that respond to each new concern, SSIS takes a consistent stance...