Carolina Day School

1345 Hendersonville Rd,
Asheville, NC, 28803-0288
Tel: (828)274-0757
Grades: PK - 12 | 639 students
Carolina Day School is Asheville's premier comprehensive independent school.
Our goal is to discover the promise, inspire the journey, and celebrate the achievement of every student in our school.
We are independent and non-sectarian.
Carolina Day School is a dedicated, caring community, working together to educate the mind, open the heart, strengthen the body, and kindle the human spirit.
Working in partnership with parents, Carolina Day School challenges young people to pursue their personal quest for excellence by engaging them in a rigorous, college preparatory program, and offering them opportunities to educate the mind, the heart, the body, and the human spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 639 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Average SAT score 1248

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Robin Goertz
Admissions Associate Tiffiny Roberson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christ School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nativity Preschool & Kindergarten (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rainbow Mtn Childrens School (4.9 miles away)
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    (828)687-8381
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    170 Forest Hill Dr
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    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    500 Christ School Rd
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    (828)258-9264
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