To ensure appropriate placement for a student and to provide proper support for a student and her family, all applicants are screened through an application process and must meet the admitting criteria for Asheville Academy. Each student is screened on a case-by-case basis to ensure that she is an appropriate candidate for admission.
At times, a student may meet all admitting criteria but also exhibit concerns of identified exclusionary criteria. The school must be able to assure safety and growth. Therefore, Asheville Academy may require a 90 day assessment period to allow for determination of a child’s appropriateness for our program.
Student may be exhibiting one or more of these behavior, emotional or academic challenges:
Students may have been diagnosed with one or more of the following and may or may not be on medication for:
Asheville Academy is a therapeutic boarding school for girls based in Asheville, North Carolina. Built on a strong foundation to help troubled youth and troubled girls, we have become one of the best girls academy programs in the US. Families come from all over the country, including Raleigh, North Carolina, Atlanta, Georgia, Miami, Florida, the D.C. area, Maryland, New York, Texas, Virginia, Connecticut, and New Jersey.