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.

               
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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Starting Smart with STEM Camp

The Class of 2033 is getting a solid start at West Buncombe Elementary School. …

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"Be Well" with Summer Meals

Striving to "Be Well," students at Wellington Estates in Arden fed their appetites for nutritious foods and creative expressi …

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Students Show Leadership at FCCLA Nationals

Congratulations to our ambitious FCCLA students, who earned the right to attend FCCLA’s National Leadership Conference in Ana …

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High-Flying Science at Glen Arden Elementary

Ornithology, Willa of the Wood, the NC Arboretum, and Cornell University helped turn fourth-graders into citizen-scientists. …

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July 7-13 Serafina Week Bookfair Supports Schools

A July 7-13 bookfair collaboration with Robert Beatty and Barnes & Noble supports literacy in the greater Asheville area. …

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Integrating the Arts

This year, students performed on stages, hosted international artists, played new instruments, and deepened their knowledge o …

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Mini-mester Helps Students Finish Strong

The Asheville Merchants Fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina awarded $50,000 to the Buncombe County Sch …

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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.

               
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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Roberson Chess: Check Mate Champions

When it comes to chess, this much is black and white: Roberson students know how to win. …

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2019 Class Day at Enka High

Enka High School’s Class Day is a tradition as old as the school itself. …

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Success After Graduation for Blackhawk Alumna

North Buncombe alumna and UNC-Wilmington student Karly Plemmons earns Pepsi scholarship through the NCRLA. …

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Field Day for Fairview Elementary

At Fairview Elementary, students slid on slip ’n slides, raced in sacks, competed in water-themed games, and more. …

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Paper Cranes For Peace

"As I walk through the halls adorned with paper cranes, it makes my heart happy to know that our school made a collective eff …

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Rocket Country's Biggest Fan

Rocket Country came together on Saturday, June 1, to dedicate the new Reynolds High Marching Band field in honor of the schoo …

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Reality of Money

“This is such an amazing program and opportunity for our students to participate in and see through a financial simulation ho …

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