East Yancey Middle School

285 Georges Fork Rd

Burnsville, NC 28714-9604

Tel: (828)682-2281
Grades 6-8
316 students
East Yancey Middle School serves 316 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
East Yancey Middle School operates within the Yancey County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 316 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 316 students
East Yancey Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Yancey Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
East Yancey Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East Yancey Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
East Yancey Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
13%
15%
East Yancey Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
84%
51%
East Yancey Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
East Yancey Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.28 0.65
East Yancey Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
47%
East Yancey Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
East Yancey Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Yancey County s School District's student population of 2,318 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,180 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Yancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 2,318 834
Yancey County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM n/a
Yancey County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $25 MM n/a
Yancey County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,180 n/a
Yancey County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,246 n/a
Yancey County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mountain Heritage High School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cane River Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burnsville Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • BurnsvilleBurnsville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 394 students
    0 miles
    395 Burnsville School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-4515
    0KG-5394
  • BurnsvilleMicaville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 177 students
    2.3 miles
    112 State Hwy 80 South
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)675-4161
    2.3KG-5177
  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 126 students
    4 miles
    1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    4KG-5126
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 676 students
    4.2 miles
    333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.29-12676
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 275 students
    6.5 miles
    1128 Cane River School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.56-8275

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