Degrees and Certifications:
Cynthia Yates ~ SEARCH Teacher
(Seeking Educational Alternatives to Reach and Challenge Higher)
Mrs. Yates is the Search teacher at Leesburg and Frances Hazel Reid ElementarySchools. She lives in Charles Town, WV with her husband and two children. She loves to cook, bowl, shop, and spend time with her family. She has her Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Elementary Education with an endorsement in Gifted Education. She also has a master’s degree in Education Administration from WVU. Mrs. Yates has also received her national board certification. Prior to becoming a SEARCH teacher, she taught 5th and 6th grades in West Virginia for 17 years. She came to Loudoun County in 2000 to teach fourth grade at Guilford Elementary. In 2007 Mrs. Yates began teaching SEARCH. She looks forward to working with the students in Loundoun County and plans to provide challenges for students that will help them extend their thinking and metacognition skills.
Mrs. Yates teaches SEARCH at Leesburg Elementary on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, and at Frances Hazel Reid Elementary on Mondays and Tuesdays.