L. B. Yancey Elementary School

A Title 1 School

"We are committed to Spreading Happiness And Practicing Excellence (S. H. A. P. E.) The Yancey Way!"

Our Mission

  • At L.B. Yancey we will work together to cultivate, motivate, and inspire lifelong learners and future leaders in our global community. At Vance County Schools we are committed to providing an adaptable educational setting where learning is a catalyst to the pursuit of dreams in an evolving society. Our community takes great pride in our schools and, through its financial support, provides opportunities for all students to experience success and prepare for the future.


Our Vision

  • We are a diverse community of learners who are nurtured and empowered by our values to achieve our dreams; this is the Yancey Way!

News & Announcements

  • The NC Office of State Budget & Management and the NC Office of Human Resources Visits Donates School Supplies to Vance County Schools

    On Friday, September 16th, North Carolina State Human Resources Director, Barbara Gibson, and North Carolina State Budget Director, Charles Perusse, visited Pinkston St. Elementary School, and read a book to students. They also visited the Center for Innovation. The NC Office of State Budget & Management (OSBM) and the NC Office of Human Resources (OSHR) donated school supplies to our students. To learn more about their visit, please read here: OSBM and OSHR to Donate School Supplies to Vance County

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  • Vance County Schools Announces New District Leader

    The Vance County Board of Education voted to appoint Mr. Rey Horner as the Executive Director of Student Services at the September 12th meeting. 

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  • Vance County Public Safety Expo to be held September 10th, 2022

    Vance County Public Schools is partnering with the Vance County Fire Department to host the Vance County Public Safety Expo on September 10th. The event will take place at the old Charles Boyd Chevrolet Lot on US 158 Bypass from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There will be informational booths, safety car seat checks, giveways & more. We hope to see you there! 

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  • Vance County Schools Accountability Scores Released

    Vance County Schools students made growth for the 2021-2022 school year based on accountability data released today by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. Fifteen of our district’s schools are meeting and/or exceeding growth in one or more areas. The results were made public today after the data was presented to the N.C. State Board of Education. 

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  • Learn more about our district!

    Click here to learn more about Vance County Schools.

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  • VCPSF Awards LEAP Grants

    The Vance County Public School Foundation (VCPSF) awarded eleven Vance County School teachers with Learning that Extends Actual Performance (LEAP) Mini-Grants at the 2022-23 Convocation on August 23 at McGregor Hall. A total of $20,000 was awarded, made possible through the VCPSF and a $10,000 donation from MAKO Medical.

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Student Safety

  • Ident-A-Kid Checkout/Check-in

    For the safety of our students and staff, please use this link to sign students in late or check them out early. Please be prepared to show your picture ID upon arrival at the school.

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2022-2023 School Supply List

Vance County Schools Student Registration


  • School Assignment/Bus Stop

    School Assignment/Bus Stop - New and existing parents can click the bus to search for school assignments and bus stops.  


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