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Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

To all of our Sports Teams
East Yancey 2015 Toe River Conference Cup Winner

                                                                                                    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.


  • East Yancey Cheerleading Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in cheerleading this school year needs to see Ms. Cindy Tipton or Ms. Michelle Geouge any day the first week of school to receive an information sheet.  A cheer tryout clinic will be held Saturday, August 22 at East Yancey from 9:00-1:00.  The clinic will consist of learning cheer material in the morning with actual tryouts being held around noon.  Any student planning to tryout must have a current physical on file at East Yancey.  If you have any questions, call Ms. Tipton or Ms. Geouge at 682-2281. 
    Posted Aug 13, 2015, 10:32 AM by Tamara Presnell
  • 6th Grade Orientation 6th Grade Orientation will be Tuesday, August 11, from 9:00-11:00.This will be an opportunity for students to "experience" a typical day at East Yancey.  It is not a drop-in event, so please have your student here by 9:00.  They will find out what homeroom they are in and actually spend the morning in that class.  They will also meet 6th grade teachers, learn about and practice with their locker, and  get further information about supplies needed to be successful for the 2015-2016 school year. Parents, we will also have informational sessions for you to learn about our brand new schedule as well as other things to help your student have a great three ...
    Posted Jul 29, 2015, 10:00 AM by Tamara Presnell
  • Panther Football Camp Panther Football CampJuly 27 - July 31Cost $40.00Rising 7th & 8th Graders at East YanceyJuly 27 8:30-Registration; schedule handed outJuly 28th Parent meeting 6:00-6:30
    Posted Jul 21, 2015, 7:16 AM by Gail Branton
  • VetCard A small version of this VetCard appears in the latest edition of one of thecountry'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.    
    Posted Jun 12, 2015, 11:00 AM by Gail Branton
  • Free Summer Math Program TenMarks is again offering their free summer math program.Visit www.tenmarks.com to learn more about this program to help your child with summer math retention.
    Posted May 26, 2015, 6:39 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

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Website leads: Gail Branton, Tamara Presnell