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School leader:  Ms. Tiffany Johnson
73 Maxwell Ln
Newport News, VA 23606

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Submitted by a parent · July 19, 2013
I love this school. Many of the teachers have worked here throughout their teaching careers. It's a small school so everyone knows everyone. The school will have a new principal this year. I am looking forward to meeting him.

Submitted by a parent · March 01, 2013
I have recently moved from Yates Elementary to Florida. Naturally, I am researching schools on great schools. I don't understand how Yates is a 2 with 70-80% of students passing the SOLs in reading while the schools I am looking at in Florida... more

Submitted by a parent · February 21, 2012
I am surprised that Yates has only a 4. My granddaughter has attended for two years after being at a school in NoVA. She has blossomed under the tutelage of Ms. Wood, Ms. Zappia, and Ms. Bryant. All of the teachers are very into their jobs. ... more

Submitted by a parent · June 01, 2011
I love Yates. I am extremely surprised at it's low rating. I would highly recommend Yates to any parent. My children have been going to Yates since 2004, and I would not have them go anywhere else. There is a very involved PTA there. The... more

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Richard T. Yates Elementary School
73 Maxwell Ln, Newport News, VA  23606
(757) 881-5450
Last modified Richard T. Yates Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Richard T. Yates Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top