Asheville School's App Camp is underway; instructors Charles Long and Bob Williams help campers build an understanding of Swift, Apple's open source programming language. This year, they are also teaching Apple's ARKit, a brand new augmented reality coding software that enables developers to create apps that integrate with device cameras to overlay interactive digital animations with the real world.
This June, eight members of Asheville School's 2017-18 boys basketball program traveled to Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina to participate in the Mike Young Basketball Team Camp.
The latest Alumni Profile catches up with Michael Holowesko 2014, who will serve as team captain of the Men's Soccer Team at Washington College next season.
All current Asheville School families and alumni families are invited to join us for a fun-filled evening of Asheville Tourists Baseball on Monday, July 17.
Asheville School graduate Mitchell Frisch 2017 has earned All-Academic honors from US Lacrosse, the national governing body of lacrosse.
A generous donor is matching every June Cody Fund gift up to a total of $100,000 with a contribution towards our capital initiatives. To help us reach $100,000 donate here.
Congratulations to Rachel Kuehn 2019, who won the Carolinas Women's Amateur Championship on June 4!
Photo courtesy of the Carolinas Golf Association.
This year, Asheville School Science Instructor Laura Lawrence launched a course in which students apply engineering concepts to create projects that benefit the community.
During the 2017 Commencement Ceremony, the Asheville School chapter of the Cum Laude Society honored 14 seniors who became members during the 2016-2017 academic year.
Asheville School celebrated Graduation Day on Saturday, May 27, as 69 seniors received their diplomas on the Boyd Chapel lawn during the school's 117th commencement.
Asheville School senior Elizabeth Thomas has been awarded a prestigious four-year Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarship. Master Sargent Shepard from Furman University presented the scholarship to Thomas on May 24.
An essay by Asheville School senior Richard Baek has been accepted for publication in The Concord Review, a prestigious academic journal that showcases excellent research papers written by secondary school students.
The Asheville School Track and Field Team traveled to the 3A NCISAA Championships on Saturday, May 20. The Blues came away with two state champions: S'Khaja Charles in shot put and Moss Rerkpattanapipat in the 300m Hurdles.
Asheville School senior Chris Amoroso is a recipient of Davidson College's esteemed John Montgomery Belk Scholarship. There are only eight Belk Scholars named each year from applicants across the world.
Asheville School seniors Ben Adair, Liz Campbell, and Cordelia Gaupo were three of the four winners of the 2017 Junior Achievement Business Ethics Luncheon essay contest. The contest is open to area high school students and winning essays are named in four separate categories.
Congratulations to senior Kechelle Robinson on signing to play field hockey at Newberry College!
Asheville School seniors Mitchell Frisch and Sarah Jane "SJ" Kline have been selected to play on North Carolina high school lacrosse exhibition teams which showcase the best high school senior lacrosse players in the state. Frisch has been invited to play in the Bull City All Star's Cullen Classic for Cancer. Kline has been selected to play in the Girls NC Senior Showcase.
Last week, four Asheville School students traveled across the country to Kansas City, Missouri to participate in the Youth Action Project, which aims to build community and self-efficacy through the understanding and exploration of diversity.
The Asheville School community is excited to welcome Lynn Gilliland to the Office of Advancement beginning this summer. Gilliland will take on a new role as the director of parent engagement, serving as the point of contact for all Asheville School families, both current and past.
Asheville School junior Alec Sands is from the Bahamas and recently returned home to represent his country in the CARIFTA 2017 Swimming Championships.
Rachel Kuehn '19, Abby Kriegler '19, Rashad Morrison '17, and the boys swim team have been invited to the May 7 Western North Carolina Sports Award Banquet hosted by the Mountain Amateur Athletic Club.
Congratulations to Christina Pyfrom, who has committed to the swim team at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky!
This May, Asheville School's Fine Arts Program will present "Fragments of Frankenstein," an original multimedia adaptation of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" imagined through dance, original music and poetry, film, and large-scale art installation.
Congratulations to Nathan Alleyne '18, who has been named the winner of Asheville School's annual Shakespeare Recitation competition, a school tradition that now goes back more than 30 years.
Asheville School will welcome Margaret Edson, who won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for her play "Wit," to speak at the annual Founders' Day convocation. She will speak in the Walker Art Center's Graham Theater on Thursday, April 27 at 7:15 p.m.