write a review

Buncombe Community-East School

Preschool | Grades 9-12 | Buncombe County Schools
235 Old US 70
Swannanoa, NC 28778
(828) 686-7734

About This School

Buncombe Community-East School is located in Swannanoa, NC and is one of 10 high schools in Buncombe County Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 202 students in grades 9-12.

Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Buncombe Community-East School's test results to learn more about school performance.

In 2011, Buncombe Community-East School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The North Carolina average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)


Students Per Teacher (2011)

Female/Male (2011)

44% 56%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)


District Spending (2010)

per student
See All Test Scores

All Grades Reading Performance

EOG Results
write a review

Buncombe Community-East School Reviews

By , a Former Student on

i love BCS i use to go there but i'm 18 now, and yes i loved the school, i loved the teachers, and mostly love the work. I mean yeah, i would totally do better now then i did then, but who doesn't wish they knew then what they know now?

Buncombe Community-East School Photos

There are no photos for this school yet. Be the first to add a photo.