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|
|Total Students||77 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||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$10,500|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition varies based on classroom: K-1 = $9,800, 2/3 = $10,150, 4/5 = $10,500, 6/7/8 = $11,000|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,500|
|Admissions Director||Holly Baumgartner|
|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.||knitting, science fair, theater|
Arts and Music Programs:
guitar, school musical, xylophone
- 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.
- 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 | 76 students
64 W T Weaver Boulevard
Asheville, NC 28804
(828) 258-3600 13.3 6-8
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