Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

2016-2017 East Yancey Faculty

Congratulations EY on being a NCMLE School to Watch

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.


  • Memorial Day, May 29th  There will be no school on Monday, May 29th in observance of  Memorial Day.
    Posted by Gail Branton
  • Sports Physicals Sports Physicals will be at Mountain Heritage on Thursday, May 11th.Please see link below if you need the necessary forms. You will have to have these forms filled out and signed in order to receive a physical.
    Posted May 10, 2017, 10:51 AM by Gail Branton
  • Spring Pictures Spring Pictures will be on Friday, April 28th
    Posted Apr 25, 2017, 12:30 PM by Gail Branton
  • Spring Concert Videos
    Posted Apr 13, 2017, 9:37 AM by Gail Branton
  • Spring Break Friday, April 14th is a half day for students.There will be no school April 17-April 21.
    Posted Apr 12, 2017, 10:39 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