Our mission at L.B. Yancey Elementary School is to Spread Happiness And Practice Excellence (S.H.A.P.E.) so that all students and staff will become lifelong learners and future leaders in our global community.
We are a diverse community of learners who are nurtured and empowered by our values to achieve our dreams; this is the Yancey Way!
VCS Innovative Schools: Applications are being accepted from February 3 - February 28, 2023.
Vance County Schools celebrates Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month! CTE Education prepares students for careers in health care, information technology, hospitality and much more. In Vance County Schools, we offer a robust CTE program which includes opportunities in automotive, culinary, early childhood, business, carpentry, public safety, entrepreneurship and much more!
January 18, 2023 – Henderson, NC – Vance County High School freshman principal McShell Edmonds has been nominated for the 2022-23 National LifeChanger of the Year award. Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, LifeChanger of the Year recognizes and rewards the best K-12 educators and school district employees across the United States who are making a difference in students' lives by exemplifying excellence, positive influence and leadership.
ance County Schools puts a strong emphasis on providing students with experiences and opportunities. Vance County High School Public Safety 2 students had hands-on, live training with extinguishing a fire today.
Our Innovative Schools Application Period is open from Friday, February 3rd (12:00 am) through Tuesday, February 28th (5:00 pm).
Together, we can make a difference! We would like to send a huge THANK YOU to First Presbyterian Church of Henderson & MR Williams for their generous donations of nonperishable food items, toiletry bags and warm clothing to our students! It's because of support from our community partners that we are able to continue making a difference in our students' lives. Thank you!