Learning at YES 2013-2014

    Principal Newsletters

    • April Newsletter Dear Parents, Guardians and Friends, April vacation begins with Friday, the 18th off; classes resume on Monday, April 28th. We wish you a safe and relaxing week whatever your plans, and plenty of warm sunny weather. The gigantic snow pile at the back of the playground, once a place of great intrigue for forts and climbing, is now ignored and slowly disappearing as if embarrassed to still be around. We look at it with contempt.     Our annual “Beach Day” is Friday, April 11thOur cafeteria is converted to a beach for the day, turkey hot dogs are served for lunch, and the students sit on the “sand”. Students are welcome to bring towels to sit on and sunglasses ...
      Posted Apr 3, 2014, 1:05 PM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
    • March Newsletter March 2014 Yarmouth Elementary School   Dear Parents, Guardians and Friends,  As I write this letter, snow and ice are piled outside my window. Crocuses and daffodils hidden underneath have a considerable wait to feel any warmth from the sun. Instead of checking the temperature to see if it is warm enough to go outside, I look forward to the time when the children are freed of their coats, boots and mittens and are less encumbered in their outdoor activities.  This weekend we Spring Ahead! Set your clocks ahead one hour as Daylight Savings Time begins on Sunday. We have no school on Friday, March 14th. All Yarmouth teachers have a full day of professional development and Yarmouth Elementary School ...
      Posted Mar 5, 2014, 8:16 AM by Lauren Guiney
    • February Newsletter February 2014  Dear Parents, Guardians and Friends, The Yarmouth School Committee named Andrew Dolloff as our new Superintendent of Schools at a special meeting on January 30, 2014. He will succeed William J. Michaud, our current Interim Superintendent, and will begin his official duties on July 1, 2014.  Andrew Dollof has served as the Superintendent of Schools at Maine Regional School Unit 21 (Kennebunk, Arundel and Kennebunkport) since 2009.  Prior to serving as Superintendent, Andrew was the Assistant Superintendent in Scarborough from 2006 to 2009, the Principal at Scarborough High School from 2000-2006, the Director of Student Activities and Athletics in Scarborough from 1996-2000, and an Assistant Principal at Wiscasset High School from 1995-1996.  Andrew was also ...
      Posted Feb 7, 2014, 4:47 AM by Lauren Guiney
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    News and Announcements

    • Approved 2014-2015 Calendar The School Committee approved the attached 2014-2015 school calendar at its February 27th meeting.Approved 2014-2015 School Calendar
      Posted Apr 3, 2014, 7:19 AM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
    • Storm Closing The Yarmouth School Department submits storm closings to the stations listed below:We will also post school closings on the Yarmouth School Department Web Site [http://www.yarmouthschools.org] whenever ...
      Posted Dec 11, 2013, 12:44 PM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
    • 2013-2014 School Calendar Click on the Calendar below to see a larger image, or download the attachment.
      Posted May 22, 2013, 8:35 AM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
    • Raising Kids in a Digital World For more information about technology and young children check out the Technology for Parents web page. For information about what student learning activities in grades 2, 3, and 4, go ...
      Posted Aug 26, 2013, 5:48 AM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
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