Yeager Elementary School

Last updated: October 22, 2018

Mission Statement

In partnership with families and the community, Yeager staff members establish high academic standards and behavioral expectations for all students. Yeager is committed to treating all students as individuals by building their self-esteem, enhancing their creativity, and encouraging them to make healthy lifestyle choices. We provide a safe, nurturing, motivating, and disciplined environment where students become lifelong learners impacting their families, communities, country, and world in a productive and positive way.

Curriculum - Elementary

  • CFISD elementary schools are comprised of students in grades K-5. Students who qualify for the Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities or for Pre-kindergarten are bused to sites that provide these programs.
  • Core subjects at the elementary level include reading, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, technology applications, health, physical education, art, music, and theatre arts.
  • Every campus faculty includes the following members: counselor(s), nurse, diagnostician, speech and language clinician, dyslexia specialists, reading specialist(s), and content-area liaisons, as well as specially trained/certified teachers in the following areas: art, music, physical education, technology applications, English as a Second Language, and gifted education.
  • The District's HORIZONS program is for academically-gifted students. In kindergarten, gifted instruction is provided in language arts and mathematics.
    In grades 1-5, the program addresses the four foundation areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.CFISD's Bilingual and ESL programs provide additional support in English language development for students who have a home language other than English and who have been identified as limited-English-proficient.
  • Elementary schools in Cypress-Fairbanks also feature enrichment activities such as student clubs, tutorial sessions, cultural arts programs, academic competitions, and field trips.
  • Report cards are issued every nine weeks. Academic progress reports are sent to parents after the fourth week of each grading period.

Enrollment

976 students as of September 15, 2018

History

Mr. and Mrs. Yeager both began teaching in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD at the beginning of the 1949-50 school year. They both taught in the district continuously until their time of retirement. Mr. Yeager taught a total of twenty-two years, retiring at the end of the 1966 school year; Mrs. Yeager completed twenty-five years of service, retiring after the 1970 school year. Because of their devotion to the teaching profession and their diligent and faithful service as teachers in the Cypress-Fairbanks school district, Yeager Elementary was named in their honor when in opened in the fall of 1975.

PTO

The Yeager PTO meets on a regular basis. The organization funds cultural arts activities and field trips, organizes volunteers, sponsors various student events, and conducts fund-raisers, which have provided technology, landscaping, books, and playground equipment.

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Why Join the PTO?
PTO Deposit Form PTO Reimbursement Form
For more information, please contact Julie Gilbert.

VIPS

Partnerships with the community are vital in order to strengthen instructional outcomes for all students. We would like you to develop a collaborative relationship with us that will foster long-term student achievement ... one that offers opportunities for all students ... making a difference together. For more information, please contact Diane Johnson.

Yeager Elementary School

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13615 Champion Forest Dr. Houston TX 77069

281-440-4914

8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Laura Barrett

1975

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