Buncombe County Schools District

  • 175 BINGHAM RD
  • ASHEVILLE, NC 28806
  • (828) 255-5921
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate71.9%72.8%
Dropout Rate4.9%5.2%
Per Pupil Spending$8,038$7,987
Students Per Teacher15.413.6
Number of Schools41-
Number of Students25,847-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,677-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment25,84715.4
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students1,788
1st Grade Students1,937
2nd Grade Students1,965
3rd Grade Students2,016
4th Grade Students2,059
5th Grade Students2,058
6th Grade Students1,918
7th Grade Students1,918
8th Grade Students2,009
9th Grade Students2,250
10th Grade Students2,129
11th Grade Students1,942
12th Grade Students1,636
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native101
Asian or Pacific Islander402
Hispanic2,324
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,768
White (Non-Hispanic)20,030
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male13,124
Female12,501

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,67715.4
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers--
Elementary Teachers793-
Secondary Teachers868-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes16-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides591
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors27
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors91
Elementary28
Secondary59
Other5
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians47
Library Support Staff31
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,165
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators15
LEA Administrative Support Staff91
School Administrators87
School Administrative Support Staff98
Student Support Services151
Other Support Services Staff724

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$244,803,000-
Total Local Revenues$81,700,00033.4%
Parent Government Contributions$70,825,00028.9%
School Lunch$5,624,0002.3%
Non-Specified$189,0000.08%
Rents and Royalties$232,0000.09%
Sale of Property$765,0000.3%
Interest Earnings$828,0000.3%
Fines and Forfeits$1,487,0000.6%
Private Contributions$133,0000.05%
Miscellaneous$1,617,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$142,263,00058.1%
General Formula Assistance$137,246,00056.1%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$1,681,0000.7%
Non-Specified$281,0000.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$3,055,0001.2%
Total Federal Revenues$20,840,0008.5%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$6,093,0002.5%
Non-Specified$12,768,0005.2%
Direct - Other$1,979,0000.8%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$203,900,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$126,508,00062.0%
Total Support Services Expenditures$65,281,00032.0%
Student Support$11,313,0004.6%
Instructional Staff Support$5,920,0002.4%
General Administration Support$1,556,0000.6%
School Administration Support$13,212,0005.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$17,682,0007.2%
Student Transportation Support$8,160,0003.3%
Other Support Services$7,438,0003.0%
Total Other Expenditures$12,111,0005.9%
Food Services$12,111,0004.9%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 71.9%
Total Diploma Count 1,536
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 15
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123704.9%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Buncombe County Schools District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 41
  • Students: 25,847
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,677
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A C REYNOLDS HIGH SCHOOL
1 Rocket Dr
Asheville, NC
Public | 9-12
1,367 16.8

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
A C REYNOLDS MIDDLE SCHOOL
2 Rocket Dr
Asheville, NC
Public | 6-8
610 14.6

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AVERY'S CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
15 Park South Blvd
Arden, NC
Public | KG-5
744 17.1

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BARNARDSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
20 Hillcrest Dr
Barnardsville, NC
Public | PK-4
185 14.0

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BLACK MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Flat Creek Rd
Black Mountain, NC
Public | 4-5
230 14.8

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BLACK MOUNTAIN PRIMARY SCHOOL
301 East State St
Black Mountain, NC
Public | KG-3
502 16.7

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BUNCOMBE COMMUNITY-EAST SCHOOL
235 Old Us 70
Swannanoa, NC
Public | 9-12
177 10.3

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BUNCOMBE COUNTY EARLY COLLEGE SCHOOL
340 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | 9-12
226 15.8

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BUNCOMBE COUNTY MIDDLE COLLEGE SCHOOL
175 Bingham Rpad
Asheville, NC
Public | 11-12
76 19.0

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CANDLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
121 Candler Sch Rd
Candler, NC
Public | PK-5
603 17.1

4 out of 5
1 Review
CANE CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL
570 Lower Brush Creek Rd
Fletcher, NC
Public | 6-8
816 16.5

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CAREER EDUCATION CENTER SCHOOL
175 Bingham Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | Unknown
- -

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CHARLES C BELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
90 Maple Springs Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
298 14.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CHARLES D OWEN HIGH SCHOOL
99 Lake Eden Rd
Black Mountain, NC
Public | 9-12
874 16.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
CHARLES D OWEN MIDDLE SCHOOL
730 Old Us 70
Swannanoa, NC
Public | 6-8
640 13.9

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CLYDE A ERWIN HIGH SCHOOL
60 Lees Creek Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | 9-12
1,233 16.1

2.5 out of 5
11 Reviews
CLYDE A ERWIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
20 Erwin Hills Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | 6-8
1,058 16.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
EMMA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
37 Brickyard Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
521 15.6

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ENKA HIGH SCHOOL
475 Enka Lake Rd
Candler, NC
Public | 9-12
1,262 16.8

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ENKA MIDDLE SCHOOL
390 Asbury Rd
Candler, NC
Public | 6-8
1,061 16.7

2.5 out of 5
12 Reviews
FAIRVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1355 Charlotte Hwy
Fairview, NC
Public | PK-5
769 16.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
GLEN ARDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
50 Pinehurst Circle
Arden, NC
Public | PK-5
668 16.0

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HAW CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
21 Trinity Chapel Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | PK-5
440 16.3

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HOMINY VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
450 Enka Lake Rd
Candler, NC
Public | KG-5
521 16.8

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JOHNSTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
230 Johnston Blvd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
395 14.7

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LEICESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
31 Gilbert Rd
Leicester, NC
Public | PK-5
624 16.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH BUNCOMBE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
251 Flat Creek Church
Weaverville, NC
Public | PK-4
758 16.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH BUNCOMBE HIGH SCHOOL
890 Clarks Chapel Rd
Weaverville, NC
Public | 9-12
1,141 17.9

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NORTH BUNCOMBE MIDDLE SCHOOL
51 North Buncombe School Rd
Weaverville, NC
Public | 7-8
579 14.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH WINDY RIDGE SCHOOL
20 Doan Rd
Weaverville, NC
Public | 5-6
606 18.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
OAKLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
753 Fairview Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
447 14.9

4 out of 5
7 Reviews
PISGAH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1495 Pisgah Hwy
Candler, NC
Public | KG-5
227 15.2

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SAND HILL-VENABLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
154 Sand Hill School Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | PK-5
766 16.1

1 out of 5
1 Review
T C ROBERSON HIGH SCHOOL
250 Overlook Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | 9-12
1,601 16.3

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VALLEY SPRINGS MIDDLE SCHOOL
224 Long Shoals Rd
Arden, NC
Public | 6-8
790 14.5

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W D WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
161 Bee Tree Rd
Swannanoa, NC
Public | PK-5
486 14.5

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WEAVERVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
129 South Main St
Weaverville, NC
Public | 2-4
354 16.3

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WEAVERVILLE PRIMARY SCHOOL
39 South Main St
Weaverville, NC
Public | PK-1
224 14.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
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WEST BUNCOMBE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
175 Erwin Hills Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
773 14.7

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WILLIAM W ESTES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
275 Overlook Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | PK-5
802 14.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
WOODFIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
108 Elk Mountain Rd
Asheville, NC
Public | KG-5
171 12.7

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