Mission Statement: To serve as a model rural school of excellence where all stakeholders prepare and excel.
The Lady Dragons will be having their first home game this Thursday Aug.
24 @ 6:30. All YAI students will get in free for the first home game! Come
out and support the Lady Dragons.
FCCLA is Here!
Anyone who wishes to join the FCCLA club dues are $14 and will be taken up
on the following activity periods:
Please see Mrs. Gammon to pay club dues.
Dragon Renaissance Night
The School Meet and Greet shall be held Thursday, Aug. 31 from 5-8 p.m.
5:00-Hot dogs in the cafeteria!5:30-Parents visit the
classrooms.7:30-Renaissance Drawings and Recognition
Year Books are on Sale!
Yearbooks are on sale again. Right now, save 60% by ordering online at
YEARbookforever.com. This special online only price of $20 will only last
until Labor Day, so don't miss out. Again, the website is
Campus yearbook sales will begin at the regular back to school price of
$30 after Labor Day.
Book Club will begin meeting around the middle of September after books
Sophmore Class Officers are Here!
Congratulations to this year's Sophomore class officers!
President: Lily Conatser
Vice President: Autumn Robers
Secretary: Tiffany Cockrell
Treasurer: McKinley Waters
Reporter: Nathan Pratt
Sgt-At-Arms: Kathryn Lamb
Seniors Taking ACT!
Any Senior who wishes to retake the ACT on October 17th please sign up outside of guidance.
This is a one time no cost to you and will be given during the school day.
Deadline to sign up is August 31st. You must sign up. No late names can be added.
Hit the ground running this school year and get involved in one of our
awesome clubs and organizations. Check out the "Clubs" page on our website
for a full list and description.
Join the Pep Club!
Pep club dues will be taken up in the front lobby during lunch on Thursday and Friday.
Dues are $20.00.
Dues are $10.00 for athletes of any YAI sport. Students must be on a roster.
Pep club members get a free shirt, $2.00 discount to all home football and basketball games,
and get to ride the pep bus to all away football games and any basketball away game that a pep bus is available
Get Those Forms In!
The beginning of the school year means lots of forms to get completed, signed and turned in.
Here are quick links to forms you might need in the first few days.
Math tutoring will be available in the library beginning Monday August 14 beginning at 7 am each morning. Students should only be in the library for tutoring during this time.
Every day is a great day to be a Dragon!
Faculty, Staff and Students took a short break on first day back to school
so the faculty could take on the seniors in a friendly game of volleyball!
The faculty battled their way to victory over the seniors, Go Dragons!
Alvin C. York Institute is a public high school founded in 1926 by World War I hero Alvin York and later transferred to the state of Tennessee in 1937.
It is the only school in the United States that is financed and operated by the state and government.