Our 20-Year History

Saigon South International School turns twenty years old this year!We opened our doors in late 1997 to thirty-six students and six teachers and received our official license in 1998. Our first senior class of three students graduated in 2004. Today we have over one thousand students and 74 seniors in the Class of 2017.

SSIS @0th Anniversary


1997

SSIS opened with 37 students

2002

Adopted Mission Statements and Core Values

2003

Building A completed - Now home to the Middle School

2004

First senior class graduated

2005

SSIS became WASC accredited

2006

Enrollment reached 400 students

2008

Building B completed - Now home to the Elementary School

2010

SSIS recieved IB authorization

2011

Building C completed - Now home to the High School

2015

SSIS became an Apple School

2015

SSIS awarded best facilities by MOET

2016

Enrollment surpassed 1000