Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

Gold Card Sales
Click above link for information on Gold Cards
and to purchase other items online

Panther Newsletter

Tasty Tuesday
Please join us in supporting Yancey County Middle School Health Centers
by visiting these restaurants on the dates below.
They will donate a portion of the proceeds collected on that date.

Garden Deli - - March 5, 2019
Bubba's Good Eats - -  March 12, 2019
Twisted Laurel - - March 26, 2019
Babe's Pizza - - April 9, 2019
Ye Olde Country Store - - April 16, 2019
Pig & Grits - - April 30, 2019
Subway - - May 7, 2019
Hog Hollow Pizza Kitchen - - May 15, 2019
(Wed Evening 5-8 across from Town Center)
Appalachian Java - - May 21, 2019

East Yancey Panthers
Click on this link Student Athlete Registration to complete online

Attention Parent/Guardians of EYMS Spring Athletes
(baseball, softball, track, golf, & girl's soccer)
You are now able to register your student athlete online
If you have previously registered for fall you still 
need to sign up for your spring sport in your account
You must be a parent or guardian in order to create this account

Your student athlete must be registered and
 have a complete physical on file to tryout for their sport.

Physical forms are available in the office at EYMS

Congratulations to 
Yancey County Schools
Principal of the Year 2018
Mrs. Tamara Presnell
Principal Tamara Presnell


Congratulations to our French Broad EMC 
Bright Ideas Grant Winners
Mr. Chris Brocci
Mrs. Beryl Carroll
Mrs. Jenny Martin
Mrs. Keli Miller


For School Closings and Delays Download our EY Mobile APP

YCS Parents,
As a convenience, you now have the ability to make secure online payments to your child's school. You can easily add money to your child's lunch account as well as other school payments. Select the icon below to access.

Pay School Fees Online

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  • Half Day for Students & Staff Friday, April 19th will a half day for students and staff with regular dismissal times of elementary 11:30 am, high school 11:45 am and middle schools 12 noon.
    Posted Apr 15, 2019, 6:51 AM by Gail Branton
  • Last Student Day & MHHS Graduation Date Set The last day for students will be Friday, June 7th.  Mountain Heritage High School graduation will be Saturday, June 8th at 10:00 am in the school gymnasium.
    Posted Apr 10, 2019, 8:22 AM by Gail Branton
  • Baseball Doubleheader - Tues. April 9th Baseball will play a doubleheader with Avery at East Yancey beginning at 3:30 on Tuesday, April 9th.
    Posted Apr 8, 2019, 9:42 AM by Gail Branton
  • April 9th; Rising Freshmen/Parent Night “Attention parents of eighth graders.  On Tuesday, April 9th at 6:00 p.m., Mountain Heritage will host a Freshman Enrollment Evening. The April 9th event will be the first step for parents and guardians to enroll their eighth graders for the 2019-2020 school-year at Mountain Heritage. You will receive materials that must be completed before eighth graders are permitted to register for ninth grade classes.  Of utmost importance to parents and students is the information that will be presented about requirements for graduation and NC High School Exit Standards.  In order for you to fully understand these state-mandated requirements and standards, it is essential that you attend this meeting.” 
    Posted Apr 8, 2019, 8:15 AM by Gail Branton
  • April 8th Baseball & Softball Games April 8th, Baseball & Softball Games have been canceled
    Posted Apr 8, 2019, 8:14 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