Eastern Elementary School

August 17, 2007

1320 Yale Drive

Principal: Ellen Hayes

Phone: 301-766-8122

Fax: 301-739-5066

Web site:

Start time: 9 a.m.

Dismissal: 3:30 p.m.

Grades: K-5

Date of construction: 1992

Age of building: 15 years


Size of building: 58,280 square feet

State-rated capacity: 567

Projected 2007-08 enrollment: 633

From the principal

Q. What are your goals for the school year?

A: My main goal for the 2007-08 school year is to make certain that every child at Eastern Elementary has the opportunity to learn in a safe, rigorous and challenging environment.

Q. What will help ensure a successful school year?

A. Children experience success in school when families and the school community work and communicate as a team.

Q. Can students and staff expect any changes this school year?

A. Many new professionals will be joining the staff at Eastern this coming school year. They bring with them a wealth of potential, talent and expertise.

Q. What message would you like to send as the school year begins?

A. The best gift that we can give our children is to provide them with the opportunity for an excellent education.

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