India International School (IIS) is a non-profit and equal-opportunity educational institution, serving the community since 1982. The main objective of IIS is to: provide quality education in the arts, culture, and languages of India; impart the knowledge and skills to younger generations seeking personal growth and harmony with others; and sensitize the youth to basic human values and preservation of the environment.
About 100 classes per week are taught by 35 teachers in core subjects including: vocal and instrumental music, classical and modern dances, fine arts, Yoga, and languages. IIS students frequently perform at national and local community festivals, theater, radio and television.
In addition to regular classes in core subjects, IIS is home to many other learning opportunities: creative writing, critical thinking, public speaking, leadership, science technology engineering math (STEM), supplementing STEM by adding the Arts dimension (STEAM), emotional balance, financial management, in-house plays and concerts.
IIS is also engaged in many volunteering programs including - boy scouts of America, feeding the hungry, annual drives for blood donation and bone marrow donor registration, and donations to other charitable organization. Series of workshops and seminars at IIS include - nutrition and health, history, literature, meditation, and spiritual awareness, etc.