Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

A small version of this VetCard appears in the latest edition of one of the
country's premier magazines on WW2 (America in WW2).
The card is a watercolor of the elite P-51 Mustang. It was drawn by an East Yancey Middle School student.

To all of our Sports Teams
East Yancey is the 2015 Cup Winner

Congratulations Wade Shehan
East Yancey Teacher of the Year

2014-2015 Softball Team
Conference & Tournament Champions

2014-2015 Baseball Team

UNCA Explore the Tour Featuring EY and CR Students

East Yancey Middle School

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.


  • Testing Testing will begin June 1.Please make sure your child has a good breakfast, plenty of sleep, and arrives on time.
    Posted May 19, 2015, 9:47 AM by Gail Branton
  • Sports Physicals Sports Physicals are on Tuesday, May 12. 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmStudents can ride the bus to Mountain Heritage gymnasium but they must have a permission form, their physical form completed and their money.Cost is $20.00 per physical - All proceeds go to Mountain Heritage Athletics.Sponsored by: Southeastern Sports MedicinePlease use the attached form.
    Posted May 7, 2015, 7:58 AM by Gail Branton
  • 6th Grade Transition Night All upcoming 6th graders are invited to drop by from 1:00 to 6:00 pm on Thursday, April 16 to meet 6th grade teachers and tour the school.Hope to see you there Class of 2022!
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 5:53 AM by Gail Branton
  • Gold Cards On Sale NOW!
    Posted Mar 26, 2015, 8:11 AM by Gail Branton
  • Q&A session for 8th Grade Parents Do you still have questions about information for your 8th grader at the high school and their class choices?There will be a question & answer session for 8th grade parents with the freshman counselor from the high school at East Yancey Middle School on Thursday, March 26 at 5:30 to 6:30 pm.
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 7:13 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

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Website leads: Gail Branton, Tamara Presnell