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.

Hurricane Recovery Supply Drive- Extended

Buncombe County Schools has teamed up with multiple local agencies to collect items to assist victims of recent hurricanes. …

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BCS a National Leader in School Nutrition

According to the USDA, a Buncombe County School is one of the nation's healthiest places to learn. …

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Mr. Haynie: Mix 96.5 Teacher of the Month

Congratulations to Mr. Phillip Haynie, Choral Director at A. C. Reynolds High School, for being chosen as the Mix 96.5 Teache …

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2018 BCS Teacher of the Year

It was all about celebrating BCS teachers Wednesday night! Elizabeth Love, a 9th grade English teacher at A.C. Reynolds High …

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High Schools Get Homework Hotspots

Buncombe County Schools and Sprint have teamed up to make sure all of our high school students have the connectivity to do th …

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2018 Principal of the Year

Enka Middle School principal Leland Blankenship has been named the BCS 2018 Principal of the Year, but he says the teachers a …

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Emma Elementary School’s Project Learning Garden, the first of its kind in North Carolina, is growing minds along with nutrit …

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2017-18 Math Teacher of the Year

Third-grade Haw Creek Elementary School teacher Sara McGee is the Buncombe County Schools 2017-18 Math Teacher of the Year! …

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Thursday Night Lights

Thanks to WLOS and WMYA for featuring BCS Athletics in their Thursday Night Lights coverage. …

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First Day of School, 17-18

Students and teachers quickly got right into the swing of having fun and learning on the first day of school! …

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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.

Guatemalan Culture at Avery's Creek

Students at Avery'S Creek Elementary spent the week learning about Guatemala and music thanks to a residency program made pos …

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Parkour Playground at North Windy Ridge

The students at North Windy Ridge Intermediate School are growing by leaps and bounds with their new Parkour Playground. …

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Johnston's Playground Project

The mighty Bears of Johnston Elementary can't wait for recess since they proudly celebrated the dedication of their new playg …

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Hominy Valley Gets Colonial

Hominy Valley Elementary students spent a little time back in the 18th century at the second annual Camp Flintlock activity d …

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Two Wheel Skills

BCS Physical Education instructors are rolling out a bicycle curriculum for their classes, but they got their own schooling f …

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Big Toys for Good Behavior

Johnston Elementary School students reaped the benefits of good behavior with a tour of some “big toys.” …

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Distinguished Young Women

BCS students swept the Distinguished Young Women of Buncombe County awards earlier this month! …

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Glen Arden's Eco-Librarian

Kids care about the environment at Glen Arden Elementary School! …

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Stocking the STEM Labs

BCS is hard at work making sure our students have what they need for new STEM Labs at our elementary schools. …

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Destination: Space

BCS students are reaching new heights this summer as they build components for tiny satellites that will orbit Earth next yea …

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