Buford NJHS presents check to SARA Executive Director.

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

CHS orchestra director elected new VBODA president

For the first time, an orchestra director will lead the Virginia Band and Orchestra Director’s Association (VBODA), and it is our very own CHS orchestra teacher, Ms. Laura Mulligan Thomas!  This will be the third time a female has been elected president of the VBODA, an organization of high school, middle school, and elementary school band … Continue reading CHS orchestra director elected new VBODA president

Woodwind section of the Walker Elementary 5th grade band perform.

Fabulous Fine Arts @ Cville Schools

Here are just a few highlights of what has been happening lately in the Fine Arts program at Charlottesville City Schools. The annual CHS Symphony/Chorus/Fine Arts Celebration featured all of the Charlottesville High School fine arts in one evening.  The performance combined the talents of the CHS Symphony, CHS Choir, CHS Jazz Band, CHS Visual … Continue reading Fabulous Fine Arts @ Cville Schools