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Yerington, Nevada

Educational Links

10 days ago


ABCya

All National Flags Listed Alphabetically

BBC - Schools - Dance Mat Typing

Bully Free Zone from the Nevada Department of Education

Cool Math

Cool Math 4 Kids

Dance Mat Typing

Flags of the World

Forces in Action - Science

free online touch typing speed test

FreeTypingGame.net

Friction - Science

FunBrain

Function Machine

Gamequarium: Keyboarding Games

Keyboarding Games for Kids

Keyboarding Resources For Your Computer by GoPromoCodes

Kid's Planet

Math Cats

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Museum of Science and Industry

NASA for Students

Nevada School Climate Survey
(Note: You will need to use a unique code to take this survey.)

Nitro Type

Online Free Touch Typing Program

PBS Kids

PhET - Interactive Simulations for Science and Math

PhysicsGames.com

Play Free Typing Games - Word Games

PurposeGames.com

Scholastic

Seussville

Sheppard Software

Simple Machines 

Smithsonian Kids

Smithsonian National Zoo

Squigly's Educational Games for Kids

Starfall

Star Test

Stately Knowledge

Test Your Geography Knowledge

The U.S.: 50 States - Map Quiz Game

The Wheel of Theodorus

typing.com

TypingClub

TypeTastic

Typing Adventure

Typing Games | Play Free Typing Games Online

Typing Games Zone

TypingTest.com

Typing Test by Speed Typing Online

Typing Tutor, Typing Test and Typing games at rapidtyping.com

United States Map Quiz

US Presidents and Vice-Presidents list

Weekly Reader

Wonderopolis


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  • Nevada State Museum Field Trip
  • Nevada State Museum Field Trip
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  • Nevada State Museum Field Trip
  • Mrs. Pellegrini's Display for YIS
  • Mrs. Pellegrini's Display for YIS

Accomplishments & Highlights

about 1 year ago

Academic Olympians


2017 YIS Academic Olympic champions


Outstanding Daily Attendance


2015-16: YIS students had an average daily attendance of 95%

  • 21 students had Perfect Attendance
  • 56 had Exceptional Attendance (.5-2 days of school missed.)

Successful Student-Led Conferences


YIS continues to have successful parent and student participation at Student-Led Conferences in the fall and spring with 80% of students and parents attending.  Parent satisfaction with this type of conference, according to surveys, remains very high.

Honor Choir and Band Status


  • 15 choir students in 2015-16 and 15 in 2016-17 earned NZNMEA Honor Choir status
  • 90 total students from 13 area middle schools are chosen.  
  • The YIS Choir has received “Superior” ratings over the last four years.  
  • Two band members made Honor Band in 2016-17.

Student Leadership


YIS has many students involved in Student Leadership activities, including:

  • Sending over 50 students yearly to the Regional Leadership Mid-Level Conference
  • Five 8th graders yearly to the Rotary Middle School Leadership Conference
  • Many students are involved helping at the Special Olympics Games and must write an essay, describing why they want to participate, in order to be considered.

Charity Fundraising


Since 2013, YIS students have raised over $15,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, the highest grossing participating school in Northern Nevada.

In late November 2016, YIS students raised $905 in a two week penny drive to buy Christmas dinners for needy YIS families.

Student-Athletes


2015-16: 

  • The 7th grade boys and girls won Sagebrush League Championships in basketball
  • Both 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams won the league championships.  
2016-17:

  • 8th grade girls won the basketball championship
  • 6th grade boys and girls, as well as 7th grade boys, won the league cross country championships.

Spelling Bee


In 2016-17, two YIS students were LCSD Spelling Bee Champions and represented LCSD at the state finals. 

In 2017, a YIS 8th grader will represent Lyon County.

Student Artwork


 An 8th grader placed third in the state for her artwork in the Nevada 2017 Radon Poster Contest sponsored by the University of Nevada-Reno.

Edgenuity

about 1 year ago

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