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.

Buncombe Commissioners Honor '19 Teacher of the Year

Pisgah Elementary's J.B. Halpin was honored by Buncombe County commissioners on August 20. …

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Teachers of the Year: DeLana Parker

DeLana Parker believes in authenticity and empathy. …

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17 Teachers Honored for Arts Education Excellence

LEAF Community Arts honored 17 teachers during this summer's LEAF Downtown AVL festival. …

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Teaching Meets Tech at STEAM Conference

“These technologies are powerful tools that will increase our teachers’ effectiveness and ability to prepare every student fo …

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Teachers of the Year: Aubrey Cripps

Aubrey Cripps believes in the “magic” of learning. …

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Summer Strings Camp for Buncombe County

The sounds of stringed instruments echoed through the halls of Valley Springs Middle School this week during the first annual …

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Science on the Move

Science on the Move, an eight-day summer camp at UNC-Asheville, serves sixth- through 12th-graders in the Migrant Education P …

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Warhorse Volunteers with Bookmobile

For his summer vacation, rising Owen High senior Sean Henderson decided to make a difference in his community and prepare for …

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Teachers of the Year: Leslie Anderson

Leslie Anderson’s favorite words are “I get it!” …

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This Summer: What's Happening?

There's still plenty of time for summer learning and activity before the new school year starts on August 19. …

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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.

Sustainability at Erwin High

At Clyde A. Erwin High School, science teacher Lily Dancy-Jones is helping students connect with nature through green spaces …

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Enka Coach Nationally Recognized for 500 Wins

Enka's Coach Harris was recognized for his outstanding career by the National Wrestling Coaches Association. …

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Students "React" to Summer Science

Curious kids "reacted" to chemistry and physics this summer at two exciting science camps hosted by Roberson High. …

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Popsicle Party at Fairview Elementary

The Kindergarten Popsicle Party is a fun and exciting event that kicks off the final countdown to Kindergarten. …

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NDA's New Mural

Recent Nesbitt Discovery Academy (NDA) graduate Leslie Reynalte wanted to leave a mark while beautifying her alma mater. …

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BCS Teachers Study Abroad

"Our teachers' participation in Go Global NC - Mexico 2019 gives them a unique opportunity to expand their scientific knowled …

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Art Camp Unlocks Creativity

T.C. Roberson High School art teacher Nerina Patane started Art Camp eight years ago to raise money for the school’s fine art …

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How to Get Kids to Eat Vegetables

Weaverville Primary School's Ms. Heather Gast has a solution to an age old dilemma! …

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Erwin's Hospitality Camp

It may be summer break, but motivated students at Clyde A. Erwin High School spent the last week learning the ins and outs of …

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