Hi! I'm proud to be your child's teacher this year. My name is Angela Yates. I usually go by Angie. I grew up in Kansas, but have lived in Lindsay for the past 35 years.
I am married to Dennis Yates. He is the high school Spanish teacher here in Lindsay. He is also a minister. We have four children. Our eldest son graduated from OU and works in Tulsa. One daughter is a pharmacist in Weatherford. Her husband is a High School Assistant Principal in Weatherford. They both graduated from SWOSU. They have blessed us with three grandsons. Our other son is the Communications Director and Gallery Manager for the Norman Arts Council. His wife is an interior designer. They are both OU grads. Our youngest daughter also graduated from OU. She is a graphic designer for a firm in New York City. She lives in Ohio. She is able to do most of her work from her home computer.
I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, photography, playing tennis, walking , growing plants and reading.
My teaching experience includes:
Two years teaching Pre-school at a daycare in Edmond.
Four years teaching Kindergarten in Lindsay.
Seven years running a daycare/pre-school in my home.
This is my twenty-first year teaching Pre-K in Lindsay.
My qualifications are:
Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood and KG-8th--Elementary/Middle School Education UCO--Edmond, OK
Associate's Degree in Journalism Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson, Kansas
I am a teacher because I think children are very special!! They add joy to our lives. They love to learn and I really enjoy teaching them. This is my twenty-fifth year of teaching at LES and I still love it!!