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Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School was recognized at the Monday night board meeting for receiving 
a third re-designation as a Schools to Watch by the NC Association for Middle Level Education.
 Congratulations to East Yancey faculty and staff.

Congratulations Dawn Proffitt
East Yancey Teacher of the Year
Yancey County Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Mike Miller
Yancey County Support Person of the Year

Special Announcement

Congratulations East Yancey
2013-2014 Toe River Conference Cup Winner
Soccer undefeated season
Girls volleyball; runner-up conference
Boys football; conference champs & tournament champs -undefeated
Boys basketball; conference champs & tournament champs - undefeated
Boys baseball; conference champs & tournament champs - undefeated
Girls softball; runner-up conference & tournament champs
Boys track; conference champs
Girls track; runner-up conference

Congratulations Erika Tyner and Jenny Martin

They were selected for the Governor’s Teacher Network.

Beginning this summer, these teachers will serve for one year developing

 projects that support key RttT initiatives in their schools and districts.

Erika was selected for Pathway I: Professional Development.

 Jenny was selected for Pathway2: Instructional resources.

East Yancey Middle School

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a nurturing educational environment where students develop academic, physical, social, and emotional skills necessary for a lifetime of learning. 


  • Parent Powerschool Thank you to all parents who joined us at our open house on Monday, September 15. If you could not join us, you will be receiving a letter in the mail with your information to set up your parent powerschool account.  The parent powerschool link and tutorial link are located under Parents. Or by clicking on the following links:Parent Powerschool Portal LinkParent Powerschool Tutorial
    Posted Sep 16, 2014, 8:30 AM by Gail Branton
  • Parent PowerSchool Portal/Open House Please join us on Monday, September 15 at 6:30 pm for a parent open house.Parents please report to the North Lab next to the Media Center at 6:30 pm.We will be giving out information about the new parent Powerschool Portal and how to create your account.Teachers will also be here from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.For a tutorial video please click on the following link:Parent Tutorial
    Posted Sep 15, 2014, 6:22 AM by Gail Branton
  • Ingles Tools for School Please remember to register your Ingles card for East Yancey Middle School or change it to East Yancey Middle School.Use The Ingles Advantage™ Card and help your local school. When you make purchases using The Ingles Advantage™ Card, Ingles will give back to the school a portion of those sales. The portion can be used by the school to purchase computers and school supplies.Click on the following link to learn more:Ingles Tools for Schools
    Posted Sep 4, 2014, 7:14 AM by Gail Branton
  • Tdap Immunization Reminder This is a reminder to all  6th grade parents. If your student did not receive their Tdap booster immunization this summer you have 30 days from the first day of school to get this for your student in order to comply with state law. If your students has already received their Tdap in North Carolina before school started we do not need a copy of the shot record, we have access to it.Thank you for taking care of this as soon as possible
    Posted Aug 26, 2014, 1:36 PM by Tamara Presnell
  • PICTURE DAY Picture day will be August 21
    Posted Aug 18, 2014, 12:13 PM by Gail Branton
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East Yancey Middle School
285 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville NC, 28714.
Phone: 828-682-2281
Fax: 828-682-3513

Site is maintained through a collaborative effort of East Yancey Staff and Faculty

Website leads: Gail Branton, Tamara Presnell