Marya Yates Elementary School

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6131 Allemong Dr

Matteson, IL 60443

(708) 720-1800

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 370

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Marya Yates Elementary School

I am sorry this school is not great! I've lived in this neighborhood for over 20 years and I've sent 2 kids here. But had to take them out. Horrible attitudes by Dr. Woods and some of the staff. Decline in test scores and failing academics are just major things wrong! Dr. woods needs to be replaced as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/24/14

My kids go to this school..I feel they need more extra curriculum activities, honor classes for kids that is more advanced then others..However there are some good teachers at this school. The school gets 3 stars from me

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

i went to this school last year and it was just amazing i mean all of the teachers teach above and beyond i mean you wont belive how good it is. and the staff and principal is just wonderful i coulnt have asked for a better staff. the teachers my old teacher, mrs.tedeschi was just outstanding im doing ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/18/10

My son completed the 5th grade at Marya Yates this year, and our experience with the school was absolutely wonderful! He was in the high math and reading classes, and it's unbelievable how much he learned. His math teacher Mrs. Robinson went well beyond the regular 5th grade curriculum, and taught the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/09

I can not say enough about this school. The teachers are great. I never had to wonder about my childs progress. I was always well informed. Ms. Woods is a terrific principal and is very approachable. I am looking forward to another terrific year!

Posted by a parent on 08/05/09

My experience at this school has been wonderful. My son's teacher did a great job of keeping me informed on his progress throughout the year. He actually looks forward to going everyday. Kudos to the staff. Keep up the good work!

Posted by a parent on 08/05/08

My children attended this school during their 2nd year in the Early Childhood program so I am only speaking from that perspective. Compared to their 1st year in the program at a different school, the classroom was a huge improvement. Large, bright, plenty of room to move and set up lots of activity ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/06

Marya Yates is an excellent school to send your children. It is also a fun learning atmosphere you want to send your children where they won't lose the standards in which you have instilled in your child. Of course discipline is practiced from the time you leave your child until he/she returns home. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/04

The Marya Yates Elementary school is an excellent school. My son has attended sense kindergarten through 8th grade and loves it. The teachers actually care about the students and the Principal and the Dean of students are no nonsense. This helps to keep the environment healthy for learning. There are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/03

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Test scores for Marya Yates Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Marya Yates Elementary School
Elementary School District 159
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Matteson schools — Marya Yates Elementary School is located at 6131 Allemong Dr, Matteson IL 60443. 6131 Allemong Dr is in the 60443 ZIP code in Matteson, IL The school district for Marya Yates Elementary School is the Elementary School District 159. Marya Yates Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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