General Medical Information

Medical information from our School Nurse, Ebony Johnson

IF YOU SUSPECT YOU OR YOUR CHILD HAS COVID -19, contact your healthcare provider prior to going to the office to ask about their testing process. 

Buncombe County communicable disease department: 828-250-5109

If You Feel Sick.pdf


Drive thru COVID-19 Testing Location: 

UNCA and Biltmore Church off Long Shoals Road in Arden.   

Testing Schedule:   3/18-3/20 10 am- 6 pm


For information about COVID-19, please visit and text “BCALERT” to 888-777 for updates.

This website: has very good information about keep yourself and your family safe and prepared during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 

Additional Health Care Suggestions:

If your student has a chronic medical condition; check your medical supplies and stock extra supplies.

If your student is Diabetic- make sure your student has enough supplies to last a several weeks, consider contacting mail order supply companies when possible

Parents with students with any chronic conditions please be mindful of what you need to take care of your child at home for a few weeks.  This could include checking with your pharmacy to see if they have an option to mail supplies to your home.

Community Medical Resources

MAHEC, all locations

Blue Ridge Community Health

Multiple locations


Leicester Community Health

711 New Leicester Hwy

Asheville, NC 28806


WNCCHS/Minnie Jones

257 Biltmore Ave 

Asheville, NC 28801



Multiple locations 

If your student has a chronic health conditions and you have specific questions of concerns feel free to contact Ebony Johnson, BSN, RN school nurse for Oakley at 828-767-2149.  

She is available for questions only related to specific conditions and is not available to answer COVID-19 questions or provide advice.