The Learning Community School
Tel: (828) 686-3080
The Learning Community School provides an outstanding education for Kindergarten through eighth grade students.
The unique needs of each child are met through experiential learning, visual and performing arts, outdoor education, service, and challenging academics paired with an emphasis on social and emotional intelligences.
We create community with multi-age classrooms, a team-building curriculum, all-school activities, and parent involvement that are integrated throughout each school day.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||83 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||12 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Must be able to safely and comfortably engage in a wide variety of outdoor activities)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$11,000|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition varies based on classroom: K-1 = $10,388, 2/3 = $10,759, 4/5 = $11,109, 6/7/8 = $11,659|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$4,000|
|Admissions Director||Holly Baumgartner|
|Admissions Associate||Robin Jacobs|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, SoccerBasketball, Cross Country,|
Flag Football, Soccer,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||6 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||science fair, theater|
Club or Organization:
Arts and Music Programs:
bucket drumming, school musical, Ukulele
- TLC is an innovative, private school serving Asheville, NC and the surrounding area. Students enjoy a child-centered, hands-on education that incorporates outdoor education and service learning.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Ahoskie Grades: PK-12 | 284 students
420 Nc Hwy 11 N
Ahoskie, NC 27910
(252) 332-2964 302 PK-12
- Asheville Grades: NS-7 | 152 students
531 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 575-2557 15.1 NS-7
- Asheville Grades: 6-8 | 78 students
64 W T Weaver Boulevard
Asheville, NC 28804
(828) 258-3600 13.3 6-8
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