The mission of the William Yates Elementary School
“Empowered children today, powerful leaders tomorrow."
TheLeader 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.
New Student Enrollment at WYE: July 31st from 8:30-7:00
Returning Student Enrollment: August 7th from 8:30-7:00
Beginning Monday, June 4, Kindergarten students will need to go to DPS to verify residency (no longer accepted at the school). They open July 16 from 8 AM – 4PM, Monday-Friday.
WYE Summer School
Letters for Summer School Placement will be in the mail the week of May 29th
Car riders may enter the building at 8:55 am daily. Please refrain from bringing your students any earlier, as we do not have supervision prior to 8:55 am. If you have questions about drop-off or pick-up traffic flow, please contact the school office at 816-874-3740