Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

2016-2017 East Yancey Faculty

                                                Congratulations Michelle Geouge                         
                                                 East Yancey Teacher of the Year       

To our Bright Ideas Grant Winners
Keli Miller
Beryl Carroll
PE Department (Aaron Young, Jeremy Sink, Jennings Vess) 


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.


  • 8th Grade Vision Screenings 8th grade vision screens will be completed the week of Oct 17th, 2016. If you have any questions or do not wish for your child to be screened please call the school nurse at (828) 682-6152.
    Posted Oct 17, 2016, 8:29 AM by Gail Branton
  • Tutor.Com Students give your brain a boost with homework help powered by tutor.com.1: Go to www.tutor.com/appstate2. Sing in:  username: your powerschool ID    password: gearup (initial password)3. Choose your subject4. Connect with a tutor
    Posted Oct 14, 2016, 10:09 AM by Gail Branton
  • Golden Apple Award Nomination Information WYFF News 4 and Ingles are proud to continue the strong tradition of presenting the Golden Apple Awards Program.  The Golden Apple Awards are a way for others to recognize the excellent  work taking place in the classroom throughout this area. Each week, an outstanding educator will be featured during the Thursday 5:00pm newscast on WYFF News 4.If you would like to nominate an outstanding educator, stop by your local neighborhood Ingles store and pick up a Golden Apple nomination form. Using the form, you can share why your favorite teacher should receive this honor.
    Posted Sep 19, 2016, 12:09 PM by Gail Branton
  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens East Yancey Middle School has taken the initiative to develop a building-wide implementation plan for our students to learn and use The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. We want to create a common language within our schools, built on proven principle-based leadership skills found in Dr. Stephen R. Covey’s best-selling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. These skills include implementing the following habits: For parents who want to help implement these good habits at home and school, we encourage you to check out our resources under the PARENTS link. East Yancey is confident that we will achieve positive results in both the short and long term with the implementation of these 7 Habits ...
    Posted Sep 14, 2016, 11:00 AM by Gail Branton
  • School Picture Day School Picture Day, Tuesday, September 13
    Posted Sep 6, 2016, 8:48 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