CHS students in Sigma Lab with visiting UVA Link lab mentors.

Sigma and Link Labs partner for UVA-CHS collaboration

The CHS Sigma Lab and the UVA Engineering Link Lab share a commonality–students serving their communities by solving real problems through engineering solutions. UVA Today recently highlighted the unique partnership formed between CHS engineering teacher Dr. Matt Shields and UVA professor Dr. Jonathan Goodall. Here is the full story, reprinted with permission courtesy of UVA … Continue reading Sigma and Link Labs partner for UVA-CHS collaboration

Canvas — Pairing Codes and More

Charlottesville City Schools uses Canvas, a widely used online “learning management system,” an interactive classroom web site. This page has links and information to help you  get started.     How Students can Generate a Pairing Code   Creating a Parent Account Instructions for parent sign-up with Canvas and how to generate Student Pairing Codes Instrucciones … Continue reading Canvas — Pairing Codes and More

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College Scholarship Information

This page contains a link to current scholarship information related to Charlottesville High School, with deadlines occurring throughout the school year. For questions and additional information about planning for college, visit the Charlottesville High School Counseling website. Link to current scholarship opportunities for CHS students Link to CHS Counseling web site This page may also … Continue reading College Scholarship Information

Where to Find Your Student’s Grades Online?

A note from the Principal: Parents, we appreciate your support as we transition to Canvas as our primary learning management system. Teachers have the option to use two different grading platforms, Canvas and PowerSchool. Regardless of whichever grading platform they use, PowerSchool grades are updated every two weeks. Please reference the below document to see … Continue reading Where to Find Your Student’s Grades Online?

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Information and Agreement for In-Person Instruction

For families who will have a student begin in-person instruction on March 8, please review our new safety practices for in-person instruction, below. Then complete the agreement form  online (one per household using the link below) or at your school(s). New Safety Practices for In-Person Instruction Ready to Sign the Agreement? Print-ready versions:  Safety Rules/Agreement … Continue reading Information and Agreement for In-Person Instruction

Important Info

January 8 Update for Families

The following message was shared with staff and families on January 8, 2021. Dear Staff and Families– We’re writing with an update to the timeline for online learning, as well as several other important updates about: next year’s draft academic calendar,  next year’s budget development,  Tuesday’s forum on school safety, and  a reminder about the … Continue reading January 8 Update for Families

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October 2020 News and Highlights

Superintendent’s Message Dear families and staff — Thanks for your continued partnership in online learning. As I mentioned earlier, I’m so proud of our teachers for rising to this occasion, and I’m so proud of our students for engaging so meaningfully. We know it’s not perfect, but we are continuing to modify how we offer … Continue reading October 2020 News and Highlights

November 2019 News and Highlights

  A Word from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins  Dear staff, family, and community: Recently, CHS celebrated “I’m First Day,” a nation-wide initiative to support students who will be the first in their family to graduate from college. The event included hand-written notes of encouragement and a photo wall featuring CHS staff and students who were (or … Continue reading November 2019 News and Highlights