Welcome to East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

East Yancey Middle School

Special Announcement

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UNCA Explore the Tour Featuring EY and CR Students

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

East Yancey Middle School

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.


  • 6th Grade Transition Night All upcoming 6th graders are invited to drop by from 1:00 to 6:00 pm on Thursday, April 16 to meet 6th grade teachers and tour the school.Hope to see you there Class of 2022!
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 5:53 AM by Gail Branton
  • Gold Cards On Sale NOW!
    Posted Mar 26, 2015, 8:11 AM by Gail Branton
  • Q&A session for 8th Grade Parents Do you still have questions about information for your 8th grader at the high school and their class choices?There will be a question & answer session for 8th grade parents with the freshman counselor from the high school at East Yancey Middle School on Thursday, March 26 at 5:30 to 6:30 pm.
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 7:13 AM by Gail Branton
  • Tasty Tuesday For Student Health Centers Please join us in supporting Yancey County Middle School Student Health Centers by visiting these participating restaurants on the dates below. The listed restaurants will donated a portion of the proceeds collected on the specified dates to the YCS  Student Health Centers.Bubba's Good Eats - March 24, 2015   Appalachian Java - March 31, 2015Pig & Grits - April 21, 2015Garden Deli - April 28, 2015East Yancey Middle School Student Health Center285 Georges Fork Road - Burnsville NC 28714 - 828-682-6152Cane River Middle School Student Health Center1128 Cane River Road - Burnsville NC 28714 - 828-682-4758
    Posted Mar 12, 2015, 12:20 PM by Gail Branton
  • 8th Grade Parent Night All 8th grade parents are encouraged to attend the Parent night at Mountain Heritage High School on Tuesday, March 17th.  You will receive very important information regarding your incoming freshman.  The Parent Night begins at 6:00 pm
    Posted Mar 10, 2015, 6:38 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