East Yancey Middle School

285 Georges Fork Rd

Burnsville, NC 28714-9604

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

293 students

East Yancey Middle School serves 293 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% 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 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 293 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
7%
13%
Black
1%
27%
White
88%
52%
All Ethnic Groups East Yancey Middle School Sch Ethnicity East Yancey Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.22 0.44
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.
54%
45%
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.
11%
8%
East Yancey Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Yancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 2,361 1,682
District Total Revenue $26 MM $19 MM
Yancey County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $18 MM
Yancey County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
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 | 424 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MicavilleMicaville Elementary School
    112 Hwy 80 South
    MicavilleNC 28755
    (828)675-4161
    2.3 mi | 191 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BurnsvilleHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Clearmont Elementary School
    1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    4 mi | 115 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.2 mi | 717 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    1128 Cane River School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.5 mi | 256 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Yancey County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.20, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Yancey County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.