Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

School Fundraiser
Get your coupon books!
Students are selling coupon books to raise money for the school!
Ask your student about our coupon books. Or call the office. 
They must have signed permission to sell them. 
GREAT SAVINGS! $4,500 in coupons for Asheville Area for $20.00 

We are collecting Box Tops for Education.  We need all your box tops turned 
into Mrs. Patti by October 21st. This will be for the first round.  
Keep saving those box tops and turn them into her.  We will send in
another round in the spring. Thanks so much!
If you need more information see the link under parents.

Book Fair Coming the Week of October 26 - October 30

Red Ribbon Week
October 23rd-October 31st

2015 Theme: RESPECT YOURSELF, Be Drug Free

                                                                                                    Congratulations Wade Shehan                              Congratulations Dawn Silver                      East Yancey Teacher of the Year                                 2015 NC Teacher to Watch

UNCA Explore the Tour Featuring EY and CR Students

Best School In America
Recently our students were asked “Why is East Yancey the Best School in America?”
Click Here to see why our students at East Yancey Middle School
believe that we are the Best School in America.


  • East Yancey/Cane River Football Game The East Yancey/Cane River football game has been moved to Tuesday, October 6 at East Yancey.
    Posted Oct 1, 2015, 11:28 AM by Gail Branton
  • Volleyball for Thursday, Oct 1 Volleyball game scheduled at Cranberry for Thursday, October 1, has been moved up to 4:00 pm.
    Posted Sep 29, 2015, 7:50 AM by Gail Branton
  • Tuesday, September 29 Football Game The game scheduled for Tuesday, September 29 with Cane River has been cancelled.
    Posted Sep 29, 2015, 7:51 AM by Gail Branton
  • Half-Day of School Monday, September 28, will be a Half-Day for students.  We will dismiss at 12:00.
    Posted Sep 25, 2015, 6:20 AM by Gail Branton
  • School Pictures School pictures will be taken on Tuesday, September 15.
    Posted Sep 9, 2015, 5:46 AM by Gail Branton
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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. 
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