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.

               
Army Honors Buncombe Schools for Hurricane Help

Uniformed representatives of the U.S. Department of the Army had a special message for the Board of Education …

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BCS Ranked 17th in Nat'l Board Certified Teachers

High standards for teachers result in effective learning for students. …

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Carolina Panthers/Toshiba Coach of the Week

Coach Shane Laws of A.C. Reynolds High has been chosen for a special honor. …

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BCS Math Innovators

We’re proud of innovative math educators like K12 mathematics specialist Stefanie Buckner and elementary/intermediate mathema …

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Ag Students Shine at State Competition

Buncombe County Schools' agriculture students impressed the judges at this year’s statewide livestock judging competition in …

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Roberson Trombonist Among Nation's Best

Jeffrey Whitenack is one of the most talented high school musicians in the country, according to the National Association for …

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2018 North Carolina Honors Choruses

Talented student singers were showcased at the forty-second annual North Carolina Music Educator’s Association (NCMEA) gather …

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Leading the Way to a Cleaner Future

BCS energy conservation efforts gain attention of NC Dept. of Environmental Quality Secretary Regan. …

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Educators Honored by Gardner-Webb University

Joseph Hough and Debbie Presnell were inducted into the GWU Gallery of Distinguished Alumni. …

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BCS Health Specialist Wins State Honor

Adolescence can feel like an awkward time for both girls and boys. But BCS students are in luck, because they have specialist …

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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.

               
Robots and Poetry at N. Windy Ridge

Truly imaginative teachers work for Buncombe County Schools – pros like AIG Specialist Angela High, who found a way to combin …

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Weaverville's Mini-Mentors

A new mentorship program is teaming up students from Weaverville Elementary and Primary Schools! …

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Holiday Strings at Reynolds High

Strings students from Cane Creek Middle and Reynolds High came together for a festive evening of collaboration. …

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Enka Jet Back in Action

Enka Middle School students aren’t just proud to be Jets; they’re proud to HAVE a jet. …

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Portfolio Day for Visual Arts

Junior and Senior Visual Art students got a taste of college life as they participated in the First Annual BCS Portfolio Day …

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Bright Holidays for Hospice Patients

Black Mountain Elementary students are making the holidays special for hospice patients in the area. …

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Local Author Visits Owen Middle

This week, students at Charles D. Owen Middle School (OMS) heard a fascinating presentation from local author Amy Cherrix, wh …

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Career Day at Haw Creek

It was Career Day at Haw Creek Elementary and students met dozens of professionals from around #Asheville. …

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Daybreak with Dad

Fairview Elementary School dads have come together to form a unique club that benefits their children and the school. …

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Drumming Up Character

At Weaverville Elementary, music is helping students learn to work together, both in performance and in life. …

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