Top Stories
Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow! Here are some of our top stories from our 45 schools and 6 districts.

               
Update #14. BCS Virtual Days Grading Procedures

BCS Virtual Days Grading Procedures from March 16 - May 15, 2020 …

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Dedicated Staff Deliver Meals to Families

Ms. Roberson is one of hundreds of Child Nutrition and BCS Transportation staff who have delivered more than 115,000 meals to …

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#BCSstrong: A Message from Supt. Baldwin

Dr. Tony Baldwin speaks from our Family Resource Center, where many are working daily to meet the many needs in our community …

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The Meals on the Bus Go 'Round and 'Round

Daily meals are safely delivered across Buncombe County thanks to the tireless work of Transportation mechanics and staff. …

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Update #13. Special Announcement

Buncombe County Government has issued a ‘Stay Home, Stay Safe' declaration beginning Thursday, 3/26 at 8 p.m …

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SROs Show Up for Students

SROs like Deputy Stroupe have packed lunches at BCS schools, coordinated traffic for buses, and joined Child Nutrition and su …

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Meals that Matter: Nutrition Efforts Continue Countywide

With schools closed for students through 5/15, meal service continues to be a vital part of BCS’ response efforts. …

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Virtual Days Keep BCS Connected

It’s been almost a week since Virtual Days online classes started, and BCS families are building new routines and schedules a …

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Update #12: Special Announcement

Please read this important announcement for families and staff. …

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The BCS Week in Review: March 23, 2020 (Special Edition)

As an educational community, we aim to rise to the occasion in this dynamic and changing environment. …

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Social Snapshots


Don't miss our Social Snapshots, where you can find original stories, important announcements, and photo albums that our community loved on social media. We're proud of the everyday efforts of our students and educators that make Buncombe County Schools a special place to learn and grow.

               
Underground Science: Adventure Club Goes Caving

A caving adventure for North Buncombe High involved exploration of science and the outdoors deep underground! …

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Leicester Goes Global

Leicester Elementary students went on a “tour” of the world during their Global Fair on Wednesday. …

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Twelve Perform with Western Region Orchestras

Twelve talented BCS orchestra and band students performed in the Western Region Honors Orchestra and Repertory Orchestra. …

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NC Science Olympiad: Student Scientists Shine

Over 600 middle and high school students competed in this year’s North Carolina Science Olympiad hosted by UNC-Asheville. …

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Lady Rockets Help Children 'Sleep Tight'

In an effort to give back, the team is collecting items for Sleep Tight Kids. This will provide needed bedtime items like paj …

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Learning the Facts through Fiction

Fifth-graders from Joe P. Eblen Intermediate School learned that fiction can be a memorable way to get the facts across! …

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Hitting the Right Notes

The Haw Creek Elementary STEM lab hosted a unique concert this week! …

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Wins Add Up at Charleston Math Meet

The wins added up at this year’s Math Meet for the Martin L. Nesbitt, Jr. Discovery Academy. …

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Celebrating Positivity and Confidence

"We can all agree that when we love something, we treat it with respect and take care of it.” …

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Why Cheer?

The Warhorse Cheer Squad tells us what it takes to be a high-flying cheerleader in their school. …

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The BCS Week in Review


Every day, students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review brings you stories of educational achievement and success in Buncombe County Schools. Within each edition, be sure to find the Post of the Week, which is the story or topic with the highest weekly engagement on social media!

               
March 23, 2020

Our BCS Week in Review highlights the successes of our local public schools. Together, we are #BCSstrong. …

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March 23, 2020

As an educational community, we aim to rise to the occasion in this dynamic and changing environment. …

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March 9, 2020

Post of the Week: 'Prima Volta' Sings National Anthem …

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March 2, 2020

Post of the Week: Graeber Earns Band Director 'Award of Excellence' …

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February 24, 2020

Post of the Week: Candler Students Inspire Pencil Donation …

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February 17, 2020

Post of the Week: Grand Opening of North Buncombe Preschool …

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February 10, 2020

Post of the Week: 'Little Pisgah' Brings Vision to Forgotten Camp …

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February 3, 2020

Post of the Week: 2020 School Counselors, Social Worker of the Year …

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January 27, 2020

Post of the Week: Mid-Year Graduates 'Strive for Realness' …

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January 21, 2019

Post of the Week: School Announce 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year. …

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Top Stories, Social Snapshots, and the BCS Week in Review are created and compiled by the Communications Department

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