Asheville School (North Carolina)
Asheville School is a private coed school in Asheville, North Carolina. If you don’t count Asheville School, there are 28 private schools in Buncombe County. Their campus is set in a small city, which is just one important piece of information to consider when looking at boarding schools. In terms of religious orientation, Asheville School is nonsectarian.
The academic school years lasts 185 calendar days and each day students spend 9 hours in class. In 2011, 100% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.
36.8 full-time equivalent teachers are on staff to educate the student body of 275 students in grades 9-12. That’s a student-teacher ratio of 7.47. We look more closely at students and teachers in several charts below.
Associations & Organizations
- National Association of Independent Schools
- State/Regional Independent School Association
- The Association of Boarding Schools
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