Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

Feb. 1st - 5th is National School Counseling Week
Thanks Mr. Carey for all your hardwork

School Bus Driver Appreciation Week: February 8-12
A special "Thank You" to our bus drivers

EY Year in Review

EY Supports Relay for Life

Pink Panthers; Painting the School Pink

                                                                                                    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.


  • Half-Day of School Friday, December 18 will be half-day of school for faculty & students.  We will dismiss at 12:00.
    Posted Dec 16, 2015, 7:40 AM by Gail Branton
  • Winter Band & Chorus Concerts The 6th grade band and chorus, 7th/8th grade jazz band and 7th/8th grade chorus will have their winter concert in the EYMS gym on Tuesday, December 8th beginning at 1:00pm
    Posted Dec 3, 2015, 8:51 AM by Gail Branton
  • Powerschool Parent Portal Parents please remember you can view your student's grades and attendance on the Powerschool Portal Link.  It is located under the top heading PARENTS.You can also add the Powerschool app to your phone.You will need a parent access number to set up your account.  If you need more information about this pleasecall the office at 828-682-2281.
    Posted Nov 5, 2015, 6:59 AM by Gail Branton
  • Box Tops for Education Keep collecting Box Tops for Education.  We will send them in around the first of March.Thanks so much!If you need more information see the link under parents.
    Posted Oct 29, 2015, 6:26 AM by Gail Branton
  • Pink Panther Friday               On Friday, October 23, we will be the Pink Panthers for the day!We are encouraging all students to wear Pink on Friday to support Cancer Awareness.
    Posted Oct 21, 2015, 8:42 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