Henderson County Early College

Welcome to HCEC, home of the Roadrunners!

Congratulations to the students and staff at Henderson County Early College. Our school has been named an Honor School of Excellence by the state of North Carolina Department of Instruction based on the performance of our students and staff.

NC Academic Growth Award for Exceeded Growth 2018-2019

Vision:  Inspiring Success

Mission: Henderson County Early College provides a personalized, goal-oriented, rigorous educational program.  Our unique environment allows us to truly know our students so that we may help them define and reach their college, career and life goals.

School hours: 8:10 a.m.- 2:35 p.m.
Office hours:  7:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Get to know the early college

HCEC School Promo Video

Early college students group in front of red brick building

Henderson County Early College Recruitment

Early College Recruitment visits for the Middle Schools will begin soon. Please take a look at the following dates and times for your student’s Middle School Visit.

Flat Rock Middle School, Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 11:15 a.m.

Mountain Community School, Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

Apple Valley Middle School, Friday, January 24, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

Hendersonville Middle School, Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.

Rugby Middle School, Wednesday, January 29, 2020 time to be announced.

HCEC Parent Information Session and Campus Tour will be Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
Prospective student interviews will be on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 beginning at 4:30 p.m.

Applications may be picked up at the front office of the Innovative High Schools building or an electronic copy is available by emailing spheath@hcpsnc.org. More information may be found under Prospective Student Information.


Update your Ingles and Harris Teeter store cards

Use the links below to update your cards:

Ingels Tools for School Cards

School code: 30295

Harris Teeter Together in Education Cards

School Code: 8480


blue and gold letters

New Student Drivers

Please click on the link below for important information from the DMV regarding the REAL ID Act.

NC Real ID

Here Comes the Bus

Please take a look at the Peachjar Flyer about the new “Here Comes the Bus” application. Peachjar is located under General Information on our website.

“Here comes the Bus allows you to view the real-time location of your child’s school bus on your smartphone, tablet or computer. With it, your will have the information…..”

See the rest on the flyer.

This page was last modified by Sherry Carroll on Jan 13, 2020 @ 9:34 am