What Makes YIMS Great 2019-2020
First in Math!
Congratulations to Sydney on a job well done this week in First in Math! Not only was she the top scorer
of her team but she surpassed the 1,000 sticker milestone. Awesome job! Keep up the good work.
Congratulations to Lanae you on a job well done this week! She was the top scorer for her First in
Math Team. Awesome job! Keep up the excellent work.
Cougars of the Month April-May
Cougars of the Month Feb.-Mar.
Artists of the Week
WCMAE 6th Grade County Chorus Concert
YIMS Science Fair 2020
WCMAE Jr High County Band
The Yough School District was well represented by our 7th, 8th, and 9th grade band members from YHS and YIMS at WCMEA Jr. High County Band hosted at Wendover Middle School on February 21. Students from YHS include Rose Kochman, Tyler Fabean, and Madison Szypulski. Students from YIMS include Hayden Cooper, Mikayla Hasbrouck, Madeline Kolenc, Jordan McDonough and Wyatt Schomer.
YIMS November Keys to Kindness Winners
YIMS Keys to Kindness Winners for November!
Mr. Jon Germock and Mrs. Heather Boban
Gifted - Gingerbread House Winners
Congratulations to Maggie, Zander and Sebastian (not pictured) for winning the Middle School division of the Pittsburgh Gingerbread House Competition!
A Very Cougar Christmas
On December 7th, YIMS Cheerleaders sponsored a Saturday morning of holiday crafts, games, breakfast and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. A big THANK YOU! to Mrs. Boban for all the hard work you put in making this event a huge success!
Life Skills Happenings
The Life Skills students will be working on the December kindness theme: Care for One Another, by collecting donations to take to "The Animal Friends of Westmoreland" on December 20th. See attached flyer for items being collected.
Thank you to Mrs. Pazer for hosting the invention convention! A big congratulations to Jack and Aiden on their first-place finish in grade seven. Congratulations to Blake on his second-place finish in grade 6!
YIMS hosted the Academic World Quest Gifted Competition on November 21st. Yough took third place in the team competition. Sydney took 3rd place in the individual competition and congratulations to Blake on his 1st place finish.
SciTech at Carnegie Science Center
On November 15, 2019, the 6th grade students at Yough Intermediate Middle School participated in SciTech at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This hands-on event allowed our students to attend one of six workshops and explore interactive exhibits based on careers in robotics, biology, astronomy and other STEM related fields. Students were also given the opportunity to visit Highmark SportsWorks, which fueled their curiosity in the areas of physics and astronomy.