Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
Starting Friday, May 1, we will resume allowing boarding students and their families to move out of their dorm rooms through a specific, socially distanced focused procedure. Please see the letter with details here.
Governor Cooper announced Thursday (4/23) that the Stay at Home order in North Carolina has been extended through May 8.
On March 27, Governor Cooper announced a statewide Stay at Home order to North Carolina residents until April 29 in another step to to slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The executive order takes effect on Monday, March 30 at 5:00 pm.
Buncombe County and the City of Asheville have issued a Stay at Home order for 14 days. This will begin tomorrow, March 26 at 8:00 pm. Faculty will continue to provide online learning during this time. Our campus is closed to all visitors.
Effective March 23, 2020, Asheville School will deliver learning in an online distance learning format through the end of the academic year.
Institutions across the United States are reacting to calls for social isolation in an effort to reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). We have taken action in order to ensure the safety and health of all our students, faculty, staff and their families.
- Is the Admission Office open for prospective students and their families?
- How did Asheville School make the decision to switch to online classes?
- What are the storage and shipment options for my student’s belongings?
- How can families access their dorm and gather belongings?
- Will the Class of 2020 have a graduation ceremony?
- Will there be a credit for boarding tuition for this year?
- How will student leadership be decided for next year?
KEY PHONE NUMBERS
Main Line: 828-254-6345
Head of School's Office: 828-254-6345 x4017
Dean of Students Ben Williamson: 828-712-5536
Full Faculty/Staff Directory
COMMUNICATIONS REGARDING COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS
May 26 Letter to Class of 2020 and Families
April 29 Letter to the Community re 2020-21 School Year
April 29 Letter to Families re Graduation
April 28 Letter to Boarding Families re Dormitory Move-Out Updates
April 8 Facebook Live with Dr. Sgro
April 6 Email to Families re Tips and Suggestions for Distance Learning
March 25 Email to Families re Stay Home Declaration
March 25 Letter to Families from Dr. Scott Miller
March 25 Video Message from the Director of Counseling
March 24 Email to Day Families
March 23 Email to Boarding Families
March 20 Letter to Families
March 20 Letter to Families from The Academic Dean
March 20 Video Message from The Academic Dean
March 18 Letter to Families
March 17 Letter to Alumni
March 13 Letter to the Asheville School Community
March 11 Letter to Families
March 9 Letter to Families
Key Changes, Cancellations, and Events We are Monitoring
College Fair, March 18: Cancelled.
Art Opening, March 19: Cancelled.
Comeback Day, March 28: Cancelled.
Alumni Weekend, April 24 - 25: Cancelled.