Dr. Christine Darden, who is featured in Margot Lee Shetterly's best-seller "Hidden Figures," was hired at NASA in 1967 as a Computer/Data Analyst and over the course of her career became the first African-American woman promoted into the Senior Executive Service at the NASA Langley Research Center. Join us on January 11 for her talk, "From Monroe, N.C. to NASA," in the Walker Arts Center's Graham Theater. Reserve your ticket.
Every other Saturday, the Asheville School community joins together to work on projects both on campus and throughout the Asheville area. One of Asheville School's service groups works with the Energy Savers Network, an organization that helps low-income families complete home improvements that will save energy and lower their heating bills in the winter.
As Thanksgiving approaches and fall winds to a close, the winter sports season at Asheville School is officially underway.
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Students living on campus
We benefit from talented day students, but our student body is dominated by boarding students, and this concentration creates a vibrant, lively, and close-knit community that fosters the development of every student.Learn More
Accepting Our Recent Graduates
At Asheville School, we offer a rigorous college preparatory program. Many of our graduates are accepted to the most prestigious schools in the country. In fact, the majority of our recent graduates are attending colleges and universities that Barron's rates as “highly selective" and “most selective."Our 5 Year College List
"Asheville School prepares kids for life. If the kids take it seriously and really try, it creates in them a sense of life skills early on that will carry them through college and the workplace.Gary Dickinson, Class of 1974
Father of Meredith 2014 and Hudson 2017 (Sarasota, FL)
"Because of the spirit of Asheville School and the support from all of the faculty and staff, my child has been given the desire and the tools to become the student and the citizen that she wants to be. Joanna has developed friendships that will be with her a lifetime."Lisa Cromartie
Mother of Joanna, Class of 2017 (Leesburg, GA)
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Truly Unique Journey
Asheville School has long been transforming the lives of the bright, motivated students who attend. Because of its intentionally small student body, Asheville School boasts a magnetic, purpose-driven school community, where every student is known, loved, challenged, nurtured and celebrated.