Graduates at the CHS Victory Lap

Charlottesville High School graduation rate again exceeds state at 94.5 percent

Specific Highlights Include Black Students and Students with Disabilities Charlottesville High School’s 2020 on-time graduation rate remained high at 94.5 percent overall, surpassing the state’s rate of 92.3. This comes after a school-high graduation rate of 95.7 in 2019. Charlottesville has one of the state’s highest graduation rates among cities. “We couldn’t be more proud,” … Continue reading Charlottesville High School graduation rate again exceeds state at 94.5 percent

ArtQuest spring exhibit postcard

Spring fine arts performances and exhibits …and reasons to celebrate!

  Upcoming spring fine arts performances include: 4/24 CHS Chorus Spring Concert, 7pm 4/29 Johnson Spring Concert, 6pm 4/30 Walker Orchestra Spring Concert, 7pm 5/1 Buford Orchestra Spring Concert, 7:30pm 5/6 CHS Band Spring Concert, 7pm 5/8 Walker/Buford Chorus Spring Concert, 7pm 5/9 Buford Band Spring Concert, 7pm 5/16 Burnley-Moran Spring Concert, 6pm 5/20 Venable … Continue reading Spring fine arts performances and exhibits …and reasons to celebrate!

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CHS Graduation 2021: Videos and Photos

Thanks to everyone who worked hard to make the 2021 graduation such a special day. We are pleased to offer you the following videos and photos: Video (editing courtesy of David Dillehunt of the City of Charlottesville) Gallery 1: by official photographer Erin Edgerton Gallery 2:  courtesy of  our own amazing photography teacher, Rachel Wilson! … Continue reading CHS Graduation 2021: Videos and Photos

Special Education Advisory Committee to meet 2/24

Charlottesville City Schools Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) will meet on February 24, 2021 from 5-6:30 p.m. via Zoom. The meeting topic will be Understanding Executive Functioning and Strategies for Supporting Virtual Instruction at Home with a presentation by Diane Talarico-Cavanaugh. There will also be a presentation from the Parent Education Advocacy and Training Center (PEATC). Whether … Continue reading Special Education Advisory Committee to meet 2/24

Charlottesville High School Graduation Rate Hits All-Time High of 96.4% in 2021

Charlottesville High School’s already-high four-year graduation rate hit an all-time high of 96.4%, surpassing the state rate of 93%. Similarly, the school’s 2021 drop-out rate of 2.2% was well below the state’s (4.3%). For three years, Charlottesville has maintained rates that are among the highest in the state, especially among cities.  “We are so proud … Continue reading Charlottesville High School Graduation Rate Hits All-Time High of 96.4% in 2021

School Safety Plan Archive

Superintendent Committee on School Safety/Security Resources In the fall of 2020, then-superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins appointed a number of superintendent committees to provide recommendations in three areas (COVID-19, school names, and school safety).  The committee for school safety/security resources was prompted in part by the schools and the Charlottesville Police Department jointly ending our 2016 … Continue reading School Safety Plan Archive