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Magazine Rates Cary, Asheville High for Families

Posted September 7, 2007 11:33 a.m. EDT

— Cary and Asheville are among the Top 25 cities across the country for families to live and send children to school, according to a magazine ranking released Friday.

The annual Top 25 Places to Live to Go to School by RelocateAmerica.com rates communities for support and spirit for local schools, high parental involvement, strong academic achievement and performance, caring faculty and staff and successful extracurricular programs with opportunities for children to explore many areas of interest.

Cary and Asheville were the only North Carolina cities recognized in this year's rankings.