RCS/OMS COVID-19 Updates

Beginning April 19, 2021 RCS/OMS will b operating fully in-person:

  • in-person learning
  • grades Pk-8 meet in person 5 days a week

  • facial coverings both indoors and outdoors for all staff and students

  • outdoor learning classrooms
  • extensive sanitation throughout campus
  • small class sizes
  • after school care is offered by grade level cohorts for k-5th grade
  • 50% tuition reduction if we engage in remote learning for a month or more

Rainbow Community School is a holistic private school based in Asheville, North Carolina.

Rainbow Community School is a private school serving about 200 students, preschool through eighth grade in Asheville, North Carolina. For over 40 years, we have been a national leader in holistic and mindful education. Learn more.

Omega Middle School

Our Omega Middle School is part of Rainbow Community School, consisting of grades 6-8. Our program continues to build upon the Seven Domains model, and also includes programming that support the adolescent years. Our students graduate with confidence and the skills needed to find success in high school and beyond.

Omega Middle School

Our Omega Middle School is part of Rainbow Community School, consisting of grades 6-8. Our program continues to build upon the Seven Domains model, and also includes programming that support the adolescent years. Our students graduate with confidence and the skills needed to find success in high school and beyond.

Parent Testimonials

Feedback from Omega and Rainbow families.

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Years Established

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Location: 574 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806

Telephone: (828) 258-9264

School Office Hours: M-F: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Summer Office Hours: M-F: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Faces to greet you

Some of our administrative staff

Susie Fahrer

Susie Fahrer

Executive Director

Sheila Mraz

Sheila Mraz

Director of Admissions

Kate Chassner

Kate Chassner

Office Manager

Recent Awards

National and regional recognitions.

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Please consider supporting our hive by donating today!

Our annual campaign helps bridge the gap between annual tuition and operating costs. These funds also help with special projects on campus.

We have much more information and a downloadable FAQ on our Annual Campaign page.

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