East Alexander Middle School is affiliated with the Alexander County Schools. It offers a variety of educational and cocurricular programs to more than 600 students in grades six through eight. The school offers various programs, including English as a second language, physical education, art, English, language arts and writing. It also offers vocational education, band, guidance, chorus, drama, media and speech. East Alexander Middle School also offers technology and exceptional children programs. The school also offers a variety of sports activities, including baseball, basketball, cheerleading, soccer and football. It also offers softball, volleyball, wrestling and track and field activities. East Alexander Middle School is located in Hiddenite, N.C.