North Buncombe High School in Flat Creek Township, NC - Niche

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North Buncombe High School is a public school in Flat Creek Township, North Carolina. It has 1,092 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 86% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 57 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

890 Clarks Chapel Rd
Weaverville, NC 28787
(828) 645-4221

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 57 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Almost all of them are good, most of the math teachers are not great and science can use some work. Social studies, English and arts teachers are good though...
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: They have everything, it's just that they give almost no money to anyone except for sports
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Educational Outcomes: I felt very prepared for college after attending high school.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: So many extra actives, amazing teachers/students.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Food: The school lunch's have been getting better but by the time fourth lunch rolls around at 1:00 all the good food is gone and we get basically known as the left overs its like they run out of the good stuff most of the time.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 North Buncombe Elementary School Public
3.00 North Windy Ridge School Public
3.00 North Buncombe Middle School Public
2.66 Weaverville Primary School Public
3.00 Weaverville Elementary School Public
The New Classical Academy Private, Montessori
Mt. Sheba Christan Academy Private, Religious
Bread of Life Learning Center Private, Religious
North Asheville Christian School Private, Religious
2.66 Mars Hill Elementary School Public
3.00 Barnardsville Elementary School Public
Asheville Catholic School Private, Religious
3.33 Woodfin Elementary School Public
3.66 Ira B. Jones Elementary School Public, Magnet
2.00 Madison Early College High School Public
Odyssey Community School Private, Alternative
Carolina Christian School Private, Religious
Asheville Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.66 Claxton Elementary School Public, Magnet
3.00 West Buncombe Elementary School Public
Maccabi Academy Private, Religious
Buncombe County Middle College Public, Alternative
2.66 Clyde A. Erwin Middle School Public
2.33 Clyde A. Erwin High School Public
Adonai Christian Academy Private, Religious
Randolph Learning Center Public, Alternative
Hanger Hall School Private, All-Girls
3.66 Isaac Dickson Elementary School Public, Magnet
3.00 Emma Elementary School Public
2.00 Madison High School Public
4.00 Evergreen Community Charter School Public, Charter
2.66 Leicester Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 North Buncombe Elementary School 1 mi. 706
3.00 North Windy Ridge School 1 mi. 648
3.00 North Buncombe Middle School 1 mi. 616
3.00 West Buncombe Elementary School 9 mi. 611
2.66 Clyde A. Erwin Middle School 9 mi. 749

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

North Buncombe High School United States Clyde A. Erwin Middle School North Buncombe Elementary School North Buncombe Middle School North Windy Ridge School West Buncombe Elementary School
White 89.0% 51.6% 71.0% 80.0% 86.0% 85.0% 77.0%
Hispanic 7.0% 24.5% 13.0% 14.0% 9.0% 11.0% 14.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 5.0% 3.0% 2.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
African American 0% 15.2% 7.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.1%
Grade 10 26.5%
Grade 11 24.3%
Grade 12 22.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Yes
  • 38% Not sure.
  • 12% No