How good are the schools in Asheville, NC?

Asheville encompasses 22 public elementary, middle and high schools. Asheville also has 43 private schools. Four high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.9 /10

How we calculate this.


Asheville has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
19,876
Total Teachers
1,518

Student-Teacher Ratio

13:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Asheville

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.