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Buncombe County Early College
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  • Public
  • ASHEVILLE, NC

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Buncombe County Schools’ faculty and staff are excited about our school year of in-person learning. The pandemic has shown us that change is the only constant we’ve faced. We will continue to monitor the health situation in our schools and across our county and make any safety modifications necessary to ensure we can maintain a healthy, in-person learning environment. Learn More

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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340 VICTORIA ROAD
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801
About Buncombe County Early College...

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Buncombe County Early College is changing possibilities and changing the future – for students who will graduate well-prepared for a world that needs confident thinkers, effective collaborators, and engaged citizens like never before. This small, innovative school sets expectations high for all students, with an accelerated approach that blends high school with the first two years of college. Students have the opportunity to graduate with a high school diploma and an associate’s degree or college credential – all at no cost to their families.

Buncombe County Early College Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
75%
Percent Proficient - Math
75%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1220
19 responses
Average ACT
24
30 responses
AP Enrollment
No data available  

Unique, Supportive Learning Environment

We believe in providing our students with rich learning experiences in a variety of environments. From diverse class offerings to clubs and field trips, our students are at the center of what we do each day.

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$53,621
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,084
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$291,800
National
$229,800

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 4 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 4 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 3 responses
  • Various interest groups
    67%
  • Spirit Week
    33%

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Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
285
Free or Reduced Lunch
28%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 4 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 4 responses
25%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 4 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$44,924
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.8%
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 7 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 7 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 7 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$10,508 / year
National
$12,239
29%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 7 responses
43%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 7 responses
29%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 7 responses

Buncombe County Early College Reviews

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