On April 6, 2017, Asheville School will welcome Frances Jensen to speak about adolescent brain development as it relates to risk-taking behavior, with an emphasis on adolescent substance abuse.
Mountain Xpress recently released their annual "Kids Issue," which features creative work by K-12 students from the Asheville area. For 2017, their theme was "What Matters to Me?" The two-part issue featured work from several Asheville School students.
During the week of March 20 to 24, Asheville School will welcome Kelly Bartnik, who will lead discussions and workshops with Asheville School students and the larger Asheville community.
On Thursday, March 23, Asheville School will host alumni artists Betsey Ambler '77 and Leslie Keller '77 for their exhibition, "Two Friends, Two Visions." The opening will be in the Walker Art Center's Crawford Art Gallery from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
On February 25, Harlan ran in his first-ever marathon: the notoriously difficult Black Mountain Marathon. He came in 8th place out of the 218 runners who completed the race!
On Friday, March 3, Asheville School will host the school's annual World Awareness Day, a day of special programming that encourages students to explore a variety of topics on global issues.
Asheville School's boys and girls swim teams took third place at the NCISAA State Championship meet on February 20. While competing in Greensboro, NC, the Blues earned three state championships and shattered seven school records.
Asheville School junior Paul Hill, in his first year of wrestling, earned a third place finish in the 220-pound division at the NCISAA State Tournament.
Whitney Ranson has embarked on a career in Architecture. She now lives in Portland, Oregon and is on the design staff at SRG Partnership, a firm that specializes in architecture planning and interiors.
Brookshire has been selected from riders across the country to represent the United States in three international races in March and April 2017.
Athletes on the Varsity Swimming team broke several records during their performance in the CAA Conference meet on Feb. 10, and now they are headed to the Feb. 20 NCISAA state meet.
Asheville School hosted the National Players, a dramatic ensemble based in Washington, D.C. They performed Shakespeare's "Hamlet" for the Asheville School community and conducted a workshop with students in drama.
If you have always wished directors would listen to your theories on how your favorite shows should have ended, this musical is for you. In this hilarious murder-mystery, the audience gets to vote on the ending based on evidence presented throughout the course of the show.
Come to campus this Friday and Saturday to show your support for the Blues!
The Alliance for Young Artists and Writers recognized nine Asheville School students in the 2017 WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards.
The latest Alumni Profile catches up with Hyechang Rhim '10, who is busy with medical school, running ultramarathons, and coaching in his spare time.
Asheville School's annual Fifth Form College Weekend is scheduled for Friday, February 10 and Saturday, February 11. The weekend will give parents and students a chance to talk to college admissions professionals to get a better understanding of the college search and admissions process.
Every January, students at Asheville School pause their standard curriculum studies to reflect on and learn about the multifaceted topic of civil rights.
Kuehn had great seasons in golf and tennis in 2016 and earned honors in both sports. This January, she was named to the 2016 North Carolina All-State Golf Team!
Students and faculty members who help with Asheville School's gardening service group recently decided to begin delivering produce to the MANNA FoodBank in Asheville.
Two Asheville School seniors were recently named semifinalists for two prestigious scholarships in North Carolina. Chris Amoroso '17 is a semifinalist for the Morehead-Cain Scholarship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Mitchell Frisch '17 is a semifinalist for the Park Scholarship from NC State University.
Conor Fenn '16 steps on to the mat for Davidson College wrestling wearing the customary Wildcats uniform. But there is one addition—Fenn is always sure to go out in his blue knee pads, which he carries from his time wrestling for the Blues.
Asheville School will host an art opening featuring Asheville artist Douglas Lail on Thursday, January 12, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Walker Art Center's John M. Crawford Gallery.
The annual Asheville School Open House is set for January 16, 2017. This event is perfect for families who are interested in an initial glimpse into student life at Asheville School.
This semester, six students in the Visual Arts Afternoon Activity took weekly trips to the Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center to learn from local arts professionals.