Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

2016-2017 East Yancey Faculty

Congratulations EY on being a NCMLE School to Watch

Tasty Tuesday Information

Congratulations East Yancey Art Students

(H. Tipton, A. Tweed, C. Hughes, L. Higgins, R. Penland, O. Ray, L. Beinke, & N. Dust.)

Your work is on display at the Asheville Airport

The Student Artwork Showcase, part of the Art in the Airport program, is the newest exhibit at the Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) Art Gallery. The exhibit will be on display until March 5, 2017.

Show your school spirit
                                            Make sure to get your Custom EY Tumbler
                                                             Available in the office

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.


  • Rising Freshman Night Rising Freshman Night at Mountain Heritage High School will beMarch 21st at 6:30 pm.This is a very important information night for rising freshmanand their families.
    Posted Mar 16, 2017, 7:27 AM by Gail Branton
  • Tasty Tuesday Support the Health Centers
    Posted Mar 13, 2017, 11:26 AM by Gail Branton
  • Sports Pictures/Feb. 28th There will be sports pictures on Tuesday, February 28thThat is for wrestlers, softball, and baseball.
    Posted Feb 21, 2017, 5:58 AM by Gail Branton
  • Girls on the Run If you are interested in Girls on the Run, there will be a parent meeting/registration on Monday, February 13 at East Yancey Middle School from 5:00 to 6:00 pm.Come learn more about the organization and the program to inspire girls. Western NC GOTR Registration Site
    Posted Feb 13, 2017, 5:31 AM by Gail Branton
  • Flu Information & Resources Flu season is here.Influenza (flu) and other serious respiratory illnesses, like respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), whooping cough, and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), are spread by cough, sneezing, or unclean hands.To help stop the spread of germs:Avoid close contact with people who are sick.Stay home when you are sick.Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.Wash your hands often with soap and warm water for 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand rub.Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.Practice other good health habits. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces at home, work or school, especially when someone is ill. Get ...
    Posted Jan 31, 2017, 7:28 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