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  • 1994 - Tuxedo Extended Day School opened
  • 2004 - Tuxedo Education Center moved to Balfour and became Balfour Education Center
  • 2009 - Henderson County Early College opened on the Blue Ridge Community College campus
  • 2014 - Balfour Education Center became Henderson County Career Academy
  • 2017 - New Innovative High School Building opened at Blue Ridge Communty College, (HC Career Academy and HC Early College moved into it)
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