Small class size, personable teachers/principal and a generally well maintained campus. Some teachers are a bit task oriented and seem to be "teaching the test" concerned about scores. A lot of worksheet work and not as much interactive and creative teaching as it could be. Some kids respond well to sitting long periods of time and doing worksheets while other do not. Still a great school but be an advocate for your child and know their style of learning.
Yates primary is a great school. It only has grades K-2 and they really do cater to the younger children. It is such a happy learning environment and all the teachers and staff are so friendly. The principal at this school, Mrs. Carolyn Ingram is hands down the best principal I have EVER dealt with. After three children attending Yates, I am proud to have been a part of this school.