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Welcome to William Yates Elementary

  • The mission of the William Yates Elementary School

     Empowered children today, powerful leaders tomorrow." 

    The Leader In Me 
    The Leader in Me is an innovative, school-wide model that emphasizes a culture of student empowerment and helps unleash each child’s full potential. Applying The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, teachers and students internalize timeless leadership principals that nurture the skills students need for success in the 21st century.




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    Kindergarten Enrollment time is coming!


    Thursday, February 21st, from Noon to 7:00 p.m.


    Friday, February 22rd , from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

     Kindergarten Flyer

    What is needed?   An appointment! As enrollment AND screening will occur within a single school visit, Call the school office (874-3740) to schedule an appointment. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. At the time of the call, your incoming kindergartner’s DOB, full legal name, and gender will be requested.

    •   Ready, Set, Off to Kindergarten Orientation at 7:00 PM at Cordill-Mason on 2/19/19.

    Come Join Girl Scouts! 

    Girl Scouts of the USA

    It's never too late to join!
    Thomas Ultican Elementary  - Cafeteria
    Wednesday, January 23rd 6:30pm
    Contact Amber with questions amberglasgow@gsksmo.org

    Girl Scouts



    BSSD CoderDojo offers free and open programming technology learning experiences to young people ages 4-17. All skillsets are welcome, including those with no experience.  Seats fill quickly, so sign up for your free ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/bssd-coderdojo-7437193465


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Building and School Hours

  • 3600 Davidson Road
    Independence, MO 64055
    School Hours:
    9:15 a.m. -4:05 p.m.

    Office Hours:
    Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. 
    School Lunch Times:
    Kindergarten: 11:55-12:15
    1st Grade: 12:05-12:25
    2nd Grade: 12:20-12:40
    3rd Grade: 12:30-12:50
    4th Grade: 12:45-1:05
    5th Grade: 12:55-1:15
    (816) 874-3799


  • Car riders may enter the building at 9:00 am daily. Please refrain from bringing your students any earlier, as we do not have supervision prior to 9 am. If you have questions about drop-off or pick-up traffic flow, please contact the school office at 816-874-3740