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Day of Play for staff, students, and families promotes fun, fitness, and play

Charlottesville City Schools held its first ever division-wide Day of Play for city schools staff, students, and their families on December 5. To encourage families and friends getting together for fun, fitness, and play, participants could choose from a variety of options including dance classes, arts and crafts, fitness, cooking, skateboarding, yoga and mindfulness, and more. Thanks … Continue reading Day of Play for staff, students, and families promotes fun, fitness, and play

“Concert for Charlottesville” Video Earns National Awards

 A music video collaboration by musicians from Charlottesville High School and Metro Nashville public schools has earned 2018 Advocacy in Action Awards from the music education non-profit organization, Music for All. The musical remake of Bebe and CeCe Winans’ song, “Right Now (We Need One Another),” was recorded by Charlottesville High School and Metro … Continue reading “Concert for Charlottesville” Video Earns National Awards

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BME staff “Stepping Out” in neighborhoods near you!

The Burnley-Moran staff is coming to your neighborhood to say “Hi!” Come out to these locations on Friday, August 17, 2018 to meet the bus and staff. Hope to see you there! Stepping Out Schedule for August 17, 2018: 1:10-1:25 Meet and Greet at Westhaven 1:35-1:50 Meet and Greet at First Baptist Church 1:55-2:10 Meet … Continue reading BME staff “Stepping Out” in neighborhoods near you!

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CHS earns triple gold in 2019 Advocacy in Action Awards

The Charlottesville High School music program is a triple-gold winner in the 2019 Music for All Advocacy in Action Awards for its 2018 music collaboration with students from Metro Nashville Public Schools. Recognized for excellence in three categories, Community Service Project, Community Engagement, and Community Event, members of the CHS Orchestra and CHS Choir joined … Continue reading CHS earns triple gold in 2019 Advocacy in Action Awards

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News and Highlights December 2018

A Word from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins and the Charlottesville School Board    Dear community members— Thanks to so many of you who have shared your voice and time with us during our conversations about equity at Charlottesville City Schools. At our second forum this past week, we reflected back some of the action items … Continue reading News and Highlights December 2018

Concert for Charlottesville features CHS music video

 A music video collaboration produced by Charlottesville High School and Metro Nashville Public Schools  was featured among the long line-up of musical performers at the Dave Matthew’s Band Concert for Charlottesville in September . “To see all of us up on the jumbotron at the Dave Matthews concert was truly a thrill,” said CHS Orchestra … Continue reading Concert for Charlottesville features CHS music video

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NJHS donates money to local non-profit

Buford members of the National Junior Honor Society are living the five tenets of the NJHS: Everyday Scholarship, Service, Leadership, Character, and Citizenship! Recently, they presented SARA Executive Director Becky Weybright with more than $300 from funds raised in their holiday candygram sale. Weybright says the fund “We want to make sure everything we do … Continue reading NJHS donates money to local non-profit