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.

Students Deliver Professional Child Care

Dozens of BCS students are training to become child care professionals. …

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BCS a Leader in National Board Certified Teachers

Buncombe County Schools is happy to celebrate National Board Certified Teacher week! …

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STEM School Seniors Shine

There’s only one place in Asheville to see a talking mechanical barn owl, organic irrigation systems, mixed martial arts, and …

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Cane Creek Mock Trial Second in State

Cane Creek Middle students know how to argue their case, finishing second in the state for Mock Trial. …

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STEM Labs Bring Science to Students

Buncombe County Schools’ new STEM labs are changing the way students learn! …

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A 'Fair' Bit of Science at Enka Middle

‘Tis the season for tri-fold poster boards at Enka Middle School, where students gave presentations on Friday for the annual …

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Innovative Energy Management

Each year, Buncombe Schools' Countywide LED Initiative saves enough energy to power 132 homes. …

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Holiday Wishes for Community High

The students at Community High School know first-hand about the wonderful generosity of the holiday season! …

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Clubs Offer Enrichment at Eblen Intermediate

Fifth- and Sixth-graders at Eblen Intermediate don’t just learn reading, writing, and math; these students have the opportuni …

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Farm to School

BCS once again raises the bar in school nutrition through its work to bring locally sourced foods to the cafeteria. …

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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.

Emma Prepares Boys to be Men

BCS teachers and administrators go beyond academics to teach the whole child. Their tireless work ensures that our students a …

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'Bad Kitty' Author Visits Leicester Elementary

Students at Leicester Elementary enjoyed a special presentation. The author of the popular Bad Kitty series, Nick Bruel, gave …

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Sphero Heroes

Miniature robots are roaming the halls of Valley Springs Middle School thanks to a generous grant from Duke Energy, the BCS F …

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Kitchens Create Career-Ready Students

Students in the North Buncombe High School (NBHS) ProStart program are hard at work scrambling eggs, sautéing hash browns, an …

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Erwin Elves Fight Cancer

Clyde A. Erwin High School students have shown their leadership and compassion this holiday season as they support a former s …

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Hearts with Hands

A special thanks to Hearts With Hands for donating some much-needed supplies to our BCS Crisis Closet. …

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2017 Cheerleading Champions

Hundreds of fans cheered on their squads, and when the dust settled, four BCS high school teams were holding trophies! …

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Koontz Designs Robot to Fight Fires

It was the innovation of Koontz Intermediate students that earned their robot a chance to compete in the state finals. …

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W.D. Williams Students Sing!

The theater at W.D. Williams Elementary School reverberated with old mountain tunes as students performed a Grade Level Conce …

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Community Connections

“We wanted to take the curriculum into the community, providing greater access to parents and students,” said Principal Danny …

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