- Asheville, North Carolina is home to two tradition boarding schools, each founded the same year, 1900.
- Christ School, with 230 boys from throughout the United States and from around the world, sits on a beautiful 500-acre campus with a full complement of facilities.
- Affilliated with the Episcopal Church, the School welcomes students all faiths.
- Christ School is about place, it's about academic offerings, it's about athletic and extracurricular offerings, but, most importantly, it's about people.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)|
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Other school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades 8-12|
|Total Students||286 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 16%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||45 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Number of AP Courses||18 courses|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 15 / Feb. 10 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$49,995|
|Tuition Notes||Day Tuition is $26,550|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$17,342|
|Admissions Director||Palmer Straughn|
|Admissions Associate||Eric Thorp|
|Total Sports Offered||12 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, Winter TrackBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Football,
Freestyle Skiing, Golf,
Track and Field, Winter Track,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Asheville Grades: 9-12 | 295 students
360 Asheville School Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828)254-6345 10.2 9-12
- Asheville Grades: PK-12 | 639 students
1345 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
(828)407-4442 4.6 PK-12
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