A Hero Swoops into Yeates with a History Lesson:
6th grade History students were given the opportunity to listen to a Tuskegee Airman from World War I. Students were able to hear a first hand account from Dr. Ezra Hill. He also signed a copy of his book for the teachers and school.
Great Support for March of Dimes from JYMS:
JYMS had a great turnout for this years March of Dimes. April 25th members from the JYMS team walked for babies at the Constance Wharf Marina in Suffolk.
Celebration of Earth Day 2015:
The Chrome Club hosted a car wash fundraiser April 18th. Throughout the day JYMS CHROME students led tours of the SoWHy! Energy and weather alternative energy mobile indoor/outdoor classroom. Electric and hybrid cars were displayed along with raffles, free massages, and a bake sale.
The Future of Engineering:
20 students from John Yeates Middle School’s Chrome and TSA Club recently went to ODU for an Engineering Design Competition. We had several winners in the competition and are extremely proud of our gifted designers. To read more about the winners and the competition, click here!
Scientists in the Making:
Congratulations to the winners of the Science Fair. Great job Anica Stark and Ryan Andino! Many 7th grade students showcased their projects and all did a fantastic job!
Spreading the Cheer:
JYMS students and staff enjoy the season before a nice Winter Break.
A Living History Museum:
Mrs. Halvorson’s 6th grade history classes took us back in time to uncover truths about famous people in history.
7th grade Science students ventured to the James River to discover the diverse marine life in the area and learn about conservation efforts.