East Yancey Middle School

285 Georges Fork Rd

Burnsville, NC 28714-9604

Tel: (828)682-2281
Grades: 6-8

298 students

East Yancey Middle School serves 298 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
East Yancey Middle School operates within the Yancey County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 298 students
East Yancey Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
East Yancey Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade East Yancey Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
East Yancey Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
12%
14%
East Yancey Middle School Hispanic (1993-2013)
White
86%
52%
East Yancey Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups East Yancey Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.25 0.45
East Yancey Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
51%
47%
East Yancey Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
12%
7%
East Yancey Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,281 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Yancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 2,281 1,330
Yancey County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $19 MM
District Spending $26 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,521 $11,105
Yancey County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,321 $10,880
Yancey County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BurnsvilleBurnsville Elementary School
    395 Burnsville School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-4515
    0 mi | 393 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BurnsvilleMicaville Elementary School
    112 State Hwy 80 South
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)675-4161
    2.3 mi | 176 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    4 mi | 117 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.2 mi | 677 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    1128 Cane River School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.5 mi | 265 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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