Secondary Guidance Counseling

The secondary guidance counselor at YIS serves students in grades 6-12. Although primarily a resource for students, the counselor also works with teachers and parents to help students be successful. The guidance counselor assists with academic difficulties, social problems, course selection and college advising. Some limited social and emotional counseling is available as well. The counselor can provide referrals for students and families when ongoing therapeutic intervention may be appropriate.

The secondary guidance counselor teaches a required College and Career class for grade 12 students, a yearlong half block class which focuses on searching for and applying to colleges first semester and then students do career research second semester, as well as talking about transition to college.

Attention College Admission Representatives:

The international schools in Yangon are hosting a joint college fair on September 20, 2017 at the International School of Yangon, two days before the CIS-EARCOS Institute in Bangkok.

Students from eight international schools in Yangon will be showing up to meet admissions representatives from all over the world who are interested in having students from Myanmar (local and expat) attend their institutions.  We are hoping this will be an efficient way for both colleges and students in Yangon to share information. Please sign up and learn more details by clicking the button below. We hope to see you in Yangon on September 20.

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