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Fast Facts

  • High school (grades 9-12) enrollment 551 (2017-2018)
  • Middle grades (grades 5-8) enrollment 453 (2017-2018)
  • Lottery to be held if more applicants than available spots for sixth and ninth grades
  • Middle grades are in the former Klaussner Furniture Showroom, located at 301 Lewallen Rd.,
  • Asheboro, NC (less than five miles from the intersection of US Highways 220 and 64 and NC Highway 49)
  • High school located in a new facility at 5326 US Highway 220 Business South, Asheboro, NC
  • Public school
  • Open to all NC residents in the applicable grades
  • Tuition-free
  • No religious affiliations
  • Operates on a modified year-round calendar from August to June with typical holiday breaks and periodic breaks throughout the school year
  • School day from 8:55am to 3:12pm (high school); 8:45am-3:00pm (middle school)
  • Semester classes for High School, Year long classes for Middle School
  • 4 Periods a Day
  • Friday hours are 8:55-12:30 for high school students; 8:45am-12:15pm for middle grades students
  • Honors and AP classes available
  • Weighted GPA credit
  • Athletics are available based on student interest and feasibility
  • Sports include basketball, cheer leading, golf, soccer, cross-country, baseball, softball, tennis
  • Social involvement in clubs is encouraged
  • Interact Club (Rotary), Mock Trial. Drama Club, Gaming Club, Sustainable Business Forum, Key Club and more
  • Randolph County’s only youth orchestra
  • We also offer Beginning Guitar, Recycled Art, Chorus, Mural Art, History of Rock 'n' Roll, and Intermediate Art
  • Students may bring lunch from home with access to a refrigerator and microwave
  • A hot lunch is offered for a small fee four days a week
  • Chick-fil-A, salads, subs, pizza and more
  • Internships in local businesses and institutions five days per year
  • Partnerships include the NC Zoo, Crossroad Retirement Home, Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen, Petty Garage, 99 Female Pilots Association, the CUOC, local potters and many more