East Middle School

To provide an education for each scholar that is aligned to their individual needs and development.

We further endeavor to equip our scholars to meet a changing and challenging world with zest and anticipation of achievement.

Operating as usual

Photos from East Middle School's post 02/28/2024

Thank you to Wonderstruck and The United Way of the Mahoning Valley for helping to make our Pretty Girls Rock Paint and Snack Party a success!!

Timeline photos 01/16/2024

Attention YCSD Scholars and Families: Due to the wind chill advisory, YCSD will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17th. School will resume on Thursday. Please stay safe and stay warm!


Mark your calendar! YCSD schools will have a two-hour early release day on Friday, January 19, for the end of the second nine weeks.


Check out these photos from our recent scholar advisory council and parent and community advisory council meetings. We are working together for our .


EMS Basketball Toy Giveaway - Christmas Eve

Photos from East Middle School's post 11/20/2023

Join us for our Parent Chat on Friday, December 15th at 9:00. This month we will focus on the importance of respecting our mental health.


Join us for our monthly Parent Chat on Thursday, November 9th at 4:00, then stay and meet your scholar's teacher at Parent/Teacher conferences to discuss their academic progress. We hope to see you there!


We hope you can join us for our Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on November 3rd!


Just a reminder—The original calendar has Wednesday as a PD day, however, with the revised calendar, October 25th is no longer a Professional Development Day, and there is school. Thanks for sharing!

Photos from East Middle School's post 10/16/2023

Join us tomorrow morning for our EMS Parent Chat at 9 a.m.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Photos from East Middle School's post 09/26/2023

Join us tonight, September 26th at 4:00 to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. This event will include dances and poems, as well as a meet and greet with our TESOL teacher.


If your scholar receives transportation, please check their updated busing information on the E-link parent portal or Progress Book. Routes may have been changed and adjusted, and pick-up times may differ from a month ago. Visit the transportation department web page for more information at https://www.ycsd.org/o/ycsd/page/transportation. Thanks for sharing!


We are excited to welcome our scholars and teachers back to the classroom on Monday, September 18. Additional information will be forthcoming from the district.


Attention families: You can now view your scholar's busing information in ProgressBook! Https://parentaccess.access-k12.org Scholar’s bus number and pick-up/drop-off times are in the schedule tab. We also highly encourage families to utilize the busing information portal, E-Link. If you run into any issues, call the transportation department or click this link to comeple the E-Link assistance form https://bit.ly/elinkhelpform and a team member will connect with you.

The transportation department has also established a call center (330-744-5905) to go live on Monday, August 23, from 7am-3pm for the first two weeks of school. Check out the transportation 101 fact sheet below, and visit the transportation website for more https://bit.ly/ycsdtransportation.

Photos from East Middle School's post 08/18/2023

We had a great turnout for our Golden Bear orientation and expo tonight! Thanks for coming out! Great job East Middle School administration and staff for making this a great event! We look forward to a great school year!

Photos from East Middle School's post 08/17/2023

See you Thursday! 6th grade starts at 330. All grades 400!!

Photos from East Middle School's post 08/15/2023

We welcome back our wonderful East Middle School teachers and staff to kickoff the school year!
Believe and Achieve! Don't forget our orientation and expo is Thursday 8/17!! See you there!

Photos from East Middle School's post 08/11/2023

We look forward to greeting our scholars and their families at our Orientation and Expo next Thursday, August 17th. A special orientation for 6th grade ONLY will occur from 3:30-4:00. The entire school population, grades 6th-8th will be from 4:00-6:00. Please plan to join us. See attached fliers for additional information! Go Golden Bears!

Photos from East Middle School's post 08/04/2023

The East Middle School leadership team is looking forward to seeing everyone soon! To prepare for an outstanding year, they got together for a team building and bonding activity at Escape Boardman! While they didn't conquer the escape room, they had a lot of fun and laughs while doing it! See you all soon! Go Golden Bears! 🐻🐾


We hope you are enjoying summer! In the meantime, save the date for our Back to School Orientation and Expo! August 17th. 4-6 pm!


On behalf of East Middle School, we want to wish everyone a safe and fun summer! We look forward to welcoming some scholars back for an engaging summer school experience starting on June 5th at East Middle School! Have a wonderful summer Golden Bear Family!



We have a few more photos to share from East Middle School’s recent Shop Talk event! Community organizations, including FVDE Barbershop, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and local pastors, came together to help build relationships with young men through the medium of haircuts. “Shop Talk” is about building boys into men with critical conversations and relationship building. Thank you to these community leaders for joining forces to impact the lives of scholars!

Photos from East Middle School's post 05/16/2023

The 8th grade promotion ceremony preparation is underway! The ceremony is at 9:00 am on Thursday, May 18th! Arrive early to get your seat! Please note the marked entrance for the ceremony, which will be the gym entrance. Staff will be there to guide you!

On Wednesday, the scholars will be at ceremony rehearsal from 815-9 and again from 130-215!

We can't wait to see you there! We are so proud of our Golden Bears! 🐾🐾🐻🐻

Photos from East Middle School's post 05/12/2023

East Middle School held its 2nd annual "Beauty and Brains" event. Selected scholars got the full beauty treatment with hairstyles, manicures and more. We welcomed our neighbors from the Choffin cosmetology program, and the students did a wonderful job! The scholars were also treated to goodie bags with beauty products and sweet treats! The girls look beautiful! Thank you to the Choffin cosmetology students and their instructors for making this happen! Thanks also to our wonderful EMS social worker who organized this wonderful event!🐾🐾🐻🐻❤️❤️💇‍♀️

Photos from East Middle School's post 05/10/2023

Oh what fun we had at the Pro Football Hall of Fame today in Canton! The 8th grade scholars as well as a few 6th/7th grade ambassadors got to take part in a "Get Fit Skills Training Camp" followed by a tour of the NFL Hall of Fame Museum! As the pictures show, fun was had by all! We are excited to offer fun trips for our scholars! We ❤️ our Golden Bears!

Photos from East Middle School's post 05/03/2023

We were treated to a special visit from East High School JROTC! The scholars learned about the program, watched a drill and participated in learning the steps. They then took part in their own competition. Thank you Sargeant Moon and Colonel Alessi for bringing your cadets!

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940 Bryn Mawr Avenue
Youngstown, OH

Opening Hours

Monday 7:45am - 4pm
Tuesday 7:45am - 4pm
Wednesday 7:45am - 4pm
Thursday 7:45am - 4pm
Friday 7:45am - 4pm
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