Newton Yost Elementary School

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100 W Beam St

Chesterton, IN 46304

(219) 983-3640

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Grades: K - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 380

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

3 Parent Reviews for Newton Yost Elementary School

Constant problems, overcrowded classes, my sons 3rd grade class was 30 kids! Too much negativity in the learning environment instead of positive reinforcement and rewards. My son dreaded going to school.

Posted by a parent on 10/20/13

Such a great school! I have had one child attend Yost for 2nd through 4th grade, and I have two children attending currently. All of the teachers have been caring and very responsive to questions and concerns. My children have all been challenged to do their best and excel. My eldest was very well-prepared ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/17/12

My oldest child is a 2nd grader at Yost and we could not be happier with the principal and teachers at this school. She has had the most genuinely caring teachers for the past 3 years. The principal always greets the kids with open arms and knows a little something about each one of them. Yost has the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/26/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Newton Yost Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Newton Yost Elementary School
Duneland School Corporation
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Chesterton schools — Newton Yost Elementary School is located at 100 W Beam St, Chesterton IN 46304. 100 W Beam St is in the 46304 ZIP code in Chesterton, IN The school district for Newton Yost Elementary School is the Duneland School Corporation. Newton Yost Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 4.
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