Yucca Mesa Elementary School Home

Office Hours


8:00am - 4:00pm



Matt Gay



Sheri Enochs


 Attendance Clerk

Debbie Hammer

Upcoming Events


Friday, October 14:

Haunted House

6:30pm - 8:30pm

YMES Library



Saturday, October 15:

Harvest Festival

10:00am - 2:00pm

YMES Campus



Wednesday, October 19:

Minimum Day

11:00am Start



Mon-Fri, October 25-28:

Red Ribbon Week

See Calendar for Daily Events



Thursday, October 27:

1st Grade Field Trip

During Regular School Hours



Wednesday, November 2:

Male-Up Pictures




Thursday, November 3:

Color Run

Time TBD

YMES Campus



Highly Qualified Teachers


Lori Anderson, HQT 
Dana Bailey, HQT
Jodi Bailey, HQT
Patricia Beck, HQT
Jennifer Buma, HQT
Victoria Chambless, HQT
JoAnn Ehrke, HQT
Marjie Estes, HQT
Jamie Ficara,HQT 
Matthew Gay, HQT
Abby Geoghegan, HQT
Summer Harrington, HQT
Jennifer Kelley
Evelyn Kerr, HQT
Brian McMahon, HQT
Elysia Medrano, HQT
Claire Nazario, HQT
Cori Ressler, HQT
Cherise Slayden, HQT
Frances Rubio, HQT
Leanne Villamero, HQT


We would like to welcome all of our students and family members to our website. We hope that you find this site useful as we continue to add important information for your convenience. If you have any additional questions, please call the school at (760) 228-1777. The staff welcomes you!


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Through a collective effort, valuing collaboration and mutual respect, we are committed to providing a caring, safe, learning community. In partnership with our staff and families, we will facilitate, motivate, and prepare students to learn, as well as take ownership of their education.


To report your child's absence, e-mail our attendance clerk Debbie Hammer. Provide your students name, teacher, and reason for their absence.

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YMES Calendar

Today: 10/22/16

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YMES Location


3380 Avalon Ave.

Yucca Valley, CA 92284

YMES Mailing Address


P.O. Box 1209

Twentynine Palms, CA 92277

(760) 228 -1777  FAX (760) 365 - 2467 

School Hours


Kindergarten - 6th Grade  

 9:00 - 3:00

Lunch Times


11:20-11:55  6th Grade

11:35-12:10  3rd Grade

11:55-12:30  4th Grade

12:05-12:40  1st Grade

12:10-12:45  Kindergarten

12:20-12:55  5th Grade

12:40-1:15    2nd Grade

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