East Yancey Middle School

285 Georges Fork Rd

Burnsville, NC 28714-9604

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 declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 298 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
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
Hispanic
12%
14%
White
86%
52%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,281 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,521 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,321 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Yancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 2,281 1,330
District Total Revenue $26 MM $19 MM
District Spending $26 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,521 $11,105
District Spending / Student $10,321 $10,880
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 Grades Students
  • BurnsvilleBurnsville Elementary School
    395 Burnsville School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-4515
    0 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 393 students                      
  • BurnsvilleMicaville Elementary School
    112 State Hwy 80 South
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)675-4161
    2.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 176 students                      
  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 117 students                      
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 677 students                      
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    1128 Cane River School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 265 students                      

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