Best High Schools in the Asheville, NC Area
Carolina School Hub provides school rankings and test data on the best high schools in Asheville, NC and its suburbs. See student growth information, assessment data and independent ratings on 24 high schools in the Asheville area including Nesbitt Discovery Academy, Henderson County Early College, and School of Inquiry and Life Sciences. Here you'll find information on high schools in Asheville and some of its key suburbs including Arden NC, Asheville NC, and Barnardsville NC.
The list below is not meant be used as a definitive guide to which area high school would be best for any individual student. For schools that are close to one another in rankings, differences in available data are in most cases very small.
On this site, you'll find SAT data and/or other assessment information for the best high schools in Asheville and its suburbs - as well as in other major metro areas in the Carolinas. Use Carolina School Hub as your starting point for researching public high schools in North Carolina and South Carolina. Here you'll also find rankings of the best elementary schools in Asheville and the best middle schools in Asheville and its suburbs.
Ranking of Asheville Area's Best High Schools
|1||Nesbitt Discovery Academy||Asheville, NC|
|2||Henderson County Early College||Flat Rock, NC|
|3||School of Inquiry and Life Sciences||Asheville, NC|
|4||Haywood Early College||Clyde, NC|
|5||Asheville High School||Asheville, NC|
|6||Roberson High School||Asheville, NC|
|7||Hendersonville High School||Hendersonville, NC|
|8||Buncombe County Early College||Asheville, NC|
|9||The Franklin School of Innovation||Asheville, NC|
|10||West Henderson High School||Hendersonville, NC|
|11||North Buncombe High School||Weaverville, NC|
|12||Pisgah High School||Canton, NC|
|13||Tuscola High School||Waynesville, NC|
|14||Reynolds High School||Asheville, NC|
|15||North Henderson High School||Hendersonville, NC|
|16||Buncombe County Middle College||Asheville, NC|
|17||Owen High School||Black Mountain, NC|
|18||Madison Early College High School||Marshall, NC|
|19||Enka High School||Candler, NC|
|20||East Henderson High School||East Flat Rock, NC|
|21||Madison High School||Marshall, NC|
|22||Erwin High School||Asheville, NC|
|23||Balfour Education Center||Flat Rock, NC|
|24||Community High School||Swannanoa, NC|
Rankings for the best high schools in the Asheville area were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.
You can click on a specific school name above for more information on test scores, student data and more.
High Schools in Asheville NC Area - Click any of the pushpins below to see more details on each school
High Schools on this page were drawn from the following counties:
Deciding on a High School
Deciding which Asheville area high school is best for your child requires consideration of a number of factors. Most area high schools offer a well-rounded curriculum, without an area of true specialization. Others may be more specialized in terms of their curriculum.
In addition, some high schools in Asheville and its North Carolina suburbs offer a wide range of sports and other extracurricular activities, while others offer a more limited set of opportunities. One size does not fit all when it comes to choosing a high school in the Asheville area.
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