Strategic Themes

Guiding Statements

The International School Yangon:


The International School Yangon is a community of compassionate global citizens.


We aim to develop lifelong learners who will be a force for positive change in the world.


Global learners, lifelong service.

To provide direction toward our guiding statements, ISY has adopted the following eight strategic themes. Each theme is linked to specific strategic objectives and measurements supporting the theme.

Please click on the individual links to see the details of each category:

  • ISY is committed to addressing the individual learning of each student. A program of Inclusion will ensure differentiated instruction for all of our students, de-emphasizing the need for additional tutoring.
  • 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.
  • ISY will support the global sustainable development goals (SDGs) by developing Environmental Consciousness through programs, policies and procedures, including a “greener” campus.
  • The families of ISY constitute a wide variety of nationalities and cultures. We will Celebrate Culture and Diversity at ISY. In particular, we will promote greater awareness of our host country culture and expand host country language programs.
  • Technology Integration will be a focus of our curriculum and program development, as well as our campus infrastructure development, with an emphasis on innovation.
  • We will promote the brand, reputation, and strategic objectives of ISY by developing Marketing strategies that include an inviting approach to admissions, community engagement, and an overall marketing plan.
  • We will provide the best service possible to our community by maintaining Financial Sustainability through improved operational efficiency, increased fundraising, and the development of new revenue sources.
  • ISY will explore and develop facilities options, including the creation of a satellite campus in Naypyitaw, to support our host country in its growth and development, and to assist our international community to engage with the Myanmar government.