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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.

               
Student-Athletes Honored at 59th WNC Sports Awards Banquet

The WNC Sports Awards Banquet honored accomplished student-athletes from Buncombe County's high schools. …

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'Careers on Wheels' Inspires Students to Plan for Future

Fifth- and sixth-graders from across Buncombe County gathered on Oct. 19 to learn about career paths straight from the pros. …

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Above & Beyond: Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Boyd, Honey

On Oct. 20, the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce recognized local humanitarians who have assisted the community. …

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Symposium Supports School Safety and Security

The safety and security of students and staff always takes priority in Buncombe County Schools. …

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Celebrating Public Education with Many Voices

The 2022 North Carolina Teacher of the Year paid a visit to Buncombe County Schools last week. Eugenia Floyd, who is a 4th-gr …

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Drone Obstacle Course Trains Future Pilots at Reynolds High

Drone Technology students turned the A.C. Reynolds High School football field into a 100-yard obstacle course. …

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BCS Celebrates Hispanic American Heritage Month

National Hispanic American Heritage Month is Sept. 15-Oct. 15, and classes across the Buncombe County Schools district have h …

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Music Technology Brings Art and Culture Together

Music technology lessons at A.C. Reynolds Middle gave eighth graders a chance to experience a new side of the music. …

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2021 School Counselors, Social Worker of the Year

Congratulations to the 2020-21 BCS School Counselors and Social Worker of the Year, who tirelessly support and advocate for t …

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BCS Foundation Awards Grants to Teachers

The Buncombe County Schools Foundation has awarded 15 grants to help teachers maximize learning in their classrooms. These 15 …

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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.

               
Erwin High Students Study Forensic Science

Welcome to CSI: Erwin High – as Mr. Isaac Rockoff’s forensic science students conducted a DNA analysis that could potentially …

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Discovering Science at C.D. Owen High

AP Biology teacher Ryan Smith wants students to learn science by experiencing it. …

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Community High Hosts LEAF Artists Skidoo and Banda

At Community High School, when students gathered outside to showcase their hip hop lyrics and dance moves. …

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A Middle School 'Whodunit' Mystery

A ‘whodunit’ mystery has sixth graders scratching their heads at A.C. Reynolds Middle School. …

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Erwin High Students Read to Pre-K Children

On Tuesday, Oct. 11, Erwin’s Career Academy freshmen and sophomores visited Eliada’s Pre-K program where they sat and read bo …

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LEAF Artists Jam at Owen Middle

Participants from Ethno USA, an international musical collaboration, jammed with students in Mr. Bill Feste’s eighth grade En …

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Cracking the Career Code at Owen High

C.D. Owen High students discover careers through a fun escape-room-styled puzzle lesson. …

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Lego Batman Visits the Progressive Education Program

Gotham City’s favorite hero took a break from fighting crime to visit Progressive Education Program. …

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Erwin Middle Art Students Celebrate Día de Muertos

To celebrate Hispanic American Heritage Month and Día de Muertos, her seventh grade students created calavera (sugar skull) p …

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River Science Exploration at C.D. Owen Middle

Owen Middle eighth graders recently learned about river science while investigating the causes of erosion. …

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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!

               
Week in Review: October 18, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: October 11, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: October 4, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: September 27, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: September 20, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: September 13, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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The BCS Week in Review: September 7, 2021

Every day, our students learn through exploration, engage the community, and prepare for tomorrow. Our BCS Week in Review bri …

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Week in Review: August 30, 2021

In place of our traditional Week in Review, we're sharing various stories from the Summer Academy! …

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Summer Academy Highlights

In place of our traditional Week in Review, we're sharing various stories from the Summer Academy! …

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Week in Review: July 12, 2021

Our BCS Week in Review brings you stories of achievement and success in Buncombe County Schools. …

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