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Asheville School

Asheville School is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Small City

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Overview

Overview

Asheville School says

Asheville School is one of the nation's leading boarding schools. What sets us apart? Academics - Our challenging academic program-including 17 Advanced Placement (AP) courses-helps give our students a competitive edge. They learn to reason and communicate clearly. They attend top colleges. Most importantly, they go on to lives of leadership and service... Asheville School is one of the nation's leading boarding schools. What sets us apart?Academics. Our challenging academic program-including 17 Advanced Placement (AP) courses-helps give our students a competitive edge. They learn to reason and communicate clearly. They attend top colleges. Most importantly, they go on to lives of leadership and service.Size. We're small-about 275 dynamic, talented students in grades 9-12. Students receive support from dedicated, inspiring faculty, most of whom live right on campus.Values and Opportunities. From our student-run honor system to our unwritten code of respect, values matter here. And students have many opportunities for leadership and participation in competitive athletics, the arts, and outdoor adventure.Campus. Our stunning 300-acre campus is in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains-on the outskirts of Asheville, NC, a city that mixes cosmopolitan style with southern culture. Our facilities combine gorgeous, historic buildings with 21st century technology.

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
High School $43,800 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (828) 254-6345
Email
  [email protected]

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 66th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

1740 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

2110 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1860 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 275
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 75
10 60
11 70
12 70

Asheville School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Asheville School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Average Class Size 12
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 80%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 73%
Multi-racial 7%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 9%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Chapel Choir
  • Chorus
  • Christian Fellowship Club
  • Environmental Club/ Environmental Awareness Association
  • Handbell Choir
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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