Blue Ridge Educational Foundation
The Blue Ridge School Education Foundation provides supplemental resources for the Blue Ridge School, located just a few miles north of Cashiers. We invite you to explore this web site and learn more about the difference the Foundation is making and facts about Blue Ridge School you may not know about! Read our complete Mission Statement - [Click Here]
The Cashiers Songwriters’ Round, a unique gathering of Nashville’s core musical talent - is our Foundation's largest fund raising event.
It’s an irresistible evening that features great entertainment, and some insight as to how these songs came to life from the songwriters’ perspective. [More Info]
Learn more about the Blue Ridge School Education Foundation, how to volunteer, and even about Estate Planning and options you have to help us!
You can designate any one of many programs to support! Music, Science, General Scholarship - just let us know!
Cashiers Crossroad's Chronicle: We gratefully acknowledge the images and content provided by Cashiers, NC's own newspaper - The Cashiers Crossroads Chronicle. Many pictures and content are from the paper and we encourage you to subscribe to the paper to read more in depth coverage of Blue Ridge School and Blue Ridge Early College that is available in print and online! [Visit the Cashiers Crossroads Chronicle Here]
In the News: Blue Ridge School, Cashiers, NC: February 1, 2016:
Student assembly for BREC (Blue Ridge Early College) for the presentation of student assigned laptops. 180 units to students in 7th thru 13th grades. With the help of the Blue Ridge School Education Foundation, Blue Ridge School is the only school in Jackson County where all students in grades 7 and higher have a laptop computer.
(Computers are customized to prevent access to approved student content only and with security.)
Important Fact about the Blue Ridge School Campus
The Blue Ridge School campus is the only campus in North Carolina housing pre-school, kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school and the 13th year (BREC) of education! This creates a unique environment where younger children can see [in the older students] where the advantages of hard work results in the rewards of improved learning experiences and scholarships.
Blue Ridge School Music Department
After a 12 year absence, music has returned to Blue Ridge School! The hiring of Sarah Hall as the School's Music Instructor last year is already having major benefits and local students are finding an outlet for their skills. [Read More in our In the News Section.]