• Asheville High School & SILSA Counseling

    We Are Committed to Success for All Students

    Our goal is to provide a comprehensive School Counseling program that supports the academic, personal, social, and post-secondary planning needs of all students. We are masters-level trained School Counselors that maintain current licensure and credentials to meet the ever-changing needs of our students.


    Looking for your Counselor? Visit the Counseling Staff page!

    Important Announcements:

    NEW: AB Tech Dual Enrollment Procedures for Spring 2022 (deadline to enroll is December 10, 2021)

    College Visit Schedule



    Cap and Gown orders for the Class of 2022 are now open! **At this time, we do not have a date scheduled for graduation. School and district leadership are working on confirming a final date. That will be communicated out as soon as it is decided.**

    Orders are due by December 31, 2021

    All final payments are due by March 15, 2022

    Please see these links for more info about available products:

    Senior Graduation Assembly - English

    Senior Graduation Assembly - Spanish

    Grad Celebration Guide

    Class Ring Design Guide

    To place your cap and gown orders, please follow these instructions:

    1. Visit www.wncgrad.com

    2. Click "Click to order online"

    3. Search for your school name: Asheville High School or SILSA, click "Next"

    4. For caps and gowns, click "Shop Grad Products"

    5. View packages. For cap, gown, and tassel package only, scroll to the bottom and click the green button "Continue Shopping"

      • Continue clicking "Continue Shopping" until you get to the "Graduation A La Carte" tab

      • The cap, gown, tassel, and diploma set is available there for $55

      • Price will increase, so please order now for the lowest price!

    6. Any questions about your orders and payments should be directed to WNC Grad via the contact info on their website. AHS and SILSA do not handle orders or transactions. 

    Mr. Radford will be here in the Counseling Center Breezeway on Friday, December 10 between 11:30-1:30 for any questions or to take orders in person.