Christ School

  • 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.

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School Overview

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)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1900

Student Body

Total Students286 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Christ School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / Feb. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$49,995
Tuition NotesDay Tuition is $26,550
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$17,342
Admissions DirectorPalmer Straughn
Admissions AssociateEric Thorp


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Freestyle SkiingGolf,
Track and FieldWinter Track,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Asheville
    Grades: 9-12 | 295 students
    10.2 miles
    360 Asheville School Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    10.2 9-12
  • Asheville
    Grades: PK-12 | 639 students
    4.6 miles
    1345 Hendersonville Rd
    Asheville, NC 28803
    4.6 PK-12
  • Charlotte
    Grades: PK-12 | 1048 students
    99.5 miles
    7301 Sardis Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28270
    99.5 PK-12
  • Durham
    Grades: NS-12 | 506 students
    198 miles
    4809 Friends School Road
    Durham, NC 27705
    198 NS-12
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-12 | 776 students
    211.7 miles
    801 & 1101 Buck Jones Road
    Raleigh, NC 27606
    211.7 PK-12

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Asheville, NC is $11,131 for elementary schools and $30,399 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Asheville, NC is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).