Is located in the mountains of Western North Carolina.
Serves a local community made up of predominately middle class families.
Was established in 1888 as Hominy Valley Institute.
Was renamed Candler High School in 1906.
Was renovated in 1922.
Tar Heel Building- built in 1952
Cardinal Building - built in 1959
Dogwood Building - built in 1979
The Candler School Promise
At Candler School we are a family of learners. We respect and care about each other. This is who we are even when no one is watching.
121 Candler School Rd. Candler, NC 28715
In compliance with Federal Law, Buncombe County Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.