Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Volleyball - Conference & Tournament Champs
East Yancey Football - Conference & Tournament Champs
East Yancey/Cane River Soccer Team - Conference Champs

East Yancey Middle School was recognized at the Monday night board meeting for receiving 
a third re-designation as a Schools to Watch by the NC Association for Middle Level Education.
 Congratulations to East Yancey faculty and staff.

Special Announcement

Congratulations Dawn Proffitt
East Yancey Teacher of the Year
Yancey County Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Mike Miller
Yancey County Support Person of the Year

Congratulations East Yancey
2013-2014 Toe River Conference Cup Winner
Soccer undefeated season
Girls volleyball; runner-up conference
Boys football; conference champs & tournament champs -undefeated
Boys basketball; conference champs & tournament champs - undefeated
Boys baseball; conference champs & tournament champs - undefeated
Girls softball; runner-up conference & tournament champs
Boys track; conference champs
Girls track; runner-up conference

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 Middle School


  • Talent Show The Talent Show is scheduled for November 21, at 7:00.You must sign up, then audition and be selected by the arts teachers to participate.Check with your homeroom teachers or the arts teachers for a sign up form and other information.Audition day is October 24!
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 6:36 AM by Gail Branton
  • RED RIBBON WEEK Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States.Red Ribbon WeekOctober 28- October 31Tuesday: Wear Red to support Red Ribbon Week, homeroom competitionWednesday: Wear Blue to speak out against Bullying, homeroom competitionThursday: Wear Cam-o to win the fight against Drug & Alcohol abuse, homeroom competitionFriday: Wear Halloween Costume to say Boo against Drugs & Alcohol
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 6:36 AM by Gail Branton
  • BOOK FAIR We will be having our Book Fair  October 27 through October 30.Monday: 8:00 - 6:00 pm (we will be open during parent day)Tuesday: 8:00 - 3:30 pmWednesday: 8:00 - 3:30 pmThursday: 8:00 -3:30 pm
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 9:50 AM by Gail Branton
  • Boys Basketball Tryouts Boys Basketball Tryouts:Monday, October 20th 3:30 - 5:30Tuesday, October 21st 3:30 - 5:50
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 6:51 AM by Gail Branton
  • CONFERENCE & TOURNAMENT CHAMPS CongratulationsEast Yancey Volleyball - Conference & Tournament ChampsEast Yancey Football - Conference & Tournament Champs
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 6:48 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