Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

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

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.


  • 6th Grade Band & Chorus Concert There will be a  6th grade Band & Chorus concert in the East Yancey Gym on Tuesday, November 18 at 1:00pm.If we have a weather delay it will be moved to Tuesday, November 25th.
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 6:54 AM by Gail Branton
  • Talent Show The Talent Show scheduled for November 21, at 7:00, has been cancelled!
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 6:42 AM by Gail Branton
  • RED RIBBON WEEK Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States.Red Ribbon WeekOctober 28- October 31Tuesday: Wear Red to support Red Ribbon Week, homeroom competitionWednesday: Wear Blue to speak out against Bullying, homeroom competitionThursday: Wear Cam-o to win the fight against Drug & Alcohol abuse, homeroom competitionFriday: Wear Halloween Costume to say Boo against Drugs & Alcohol
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 6:36 AM by Gail Branton
  • BOOK FAIR We will be having our Book Fair  October 27 through October 30.Monday: 8:00 - 6:00 pm (we will be open during parent day)Tuesday: 8:00 - 3:30 pmWednesday: 8:00 - 3:30 pmThursday: 8:00 -3:30 pm
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 9:50 AM by Gail Branton
  • Boys Basketball Tryouts Boys Basketball Tryouts:Monday, October 20th 3:30 - 5:30Tuesday, October 21st 3:30 - 5:50
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 6:51 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