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Asheville Christian Academy seeks to minister to the intellectual, physical, spiritual and social need of its students.
The course of study combines the best classical liberal arts and modern form and content with an authentic biblical worldview.
Teachers and students working together are key to creating a school culture that values excellence, hard work, brotherly love and a vision for the future.
Developing students who love learning, think deeply and communicate effectively is a hallmark of Asheville Christian Academy.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 647 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Asheville Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1958
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
647 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
Asheville Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Language & Composition, AP Latin, AP Literature & Composition, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP US History
Average SAT score
1330
Average ACT score
30

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
See http://www.acacademy.org/admissions/tuition/index.aspx for detailed tuition information.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director
Beth Ledford

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Chess Club, Marksmanship Program, Moot Court, Mu Alph Theta (Math Honors Society), National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Student Government

School Notes

  •  Asheville Christian Academy seeks to minister to the intellectual, physical, spiritual and social need of its students. The course of study combines the best classical liberal arts and modern form and content with an authentic biblical worldview. Teachers and students working together are key to creating a school culture that values excellence, hard work, brotherly love and a vision for the future. Developing students who love learning, think deeply and communicate effectively is a hallmark of Asheville Christian Academy.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 647 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Buncombe County, NC is $14,630 for elementary schools and $25,216 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Buncombe County, NC is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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