What’s Happening at CHS

What’s Happening at Charlottesville High School

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    9th-Grade Link Crew Orientation

    Ninth-graders: Come meet new classmates, get your schedules, and tour CHS! Date: Monday, 8/14/2017 Time: Orientation begins promptly at 9:05am and will finish at 1:30pm. What: This is a required — but fun — program for all incoming freshmen. Students will receive their schedules, tour the school, and meet with their upperclassmen mentors, Link Crew Leaders. Lunch is provided. Transportation: School buses will be running their regular fall routes to transport students to the building. Buses will drop students off at the MLK Performing Arts Center entrance. Buses will transport students back home at the conclusion of the orientation program at 1:30pm. Students are encouraged ...

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    PowerSchool Open for Schedules, Registration, and More

    Learn your schedule, complete back-to-school forms, and more! Starting August 14, you can log in or create your account to see teacher assignments or schedules, complete your back-to-school paperwork online, and more. Bus schedule information will be posted in PowerSchool beginning around August 19. A personalized letter giving you information about your PowerSchool account (and other updates) was mailed the week of 7/31. If the letter does not contain codes, you already have an account and can log back in.  See letter for more information. If you did not receive a letter and you need codes for one or more student, call your school. If ...

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    CHS Fall 2017 Information

    The first day of school is Wednesday, August 23. Open House Information: The CHS open house is Monday, August 21 from 5-7pm. Virtual education orientation is August 21, beginning at 1pm. To find your session’s start time, find information here. CATEC orientation is  Wednesday, August 16, from 5-7pm. Save-the-Dates for Rising 9th-Graders: August 14,  Link Crew 9th Grade Orientation, 9am -2pm August 21, Open House, 5-7pm August 22, 9th Grade Meet/Greet, 3pm August 23, 1st day of school, 9:05am Bus Routes: Bus Routes (click here) Key Fall Dates at CHS: PowerSchool reopens August 14 around noon. List of key fall dates at CHS. Fall Sports Information: Visit gocville.org to follow CHS sports and activities, including try-out info and parent meetings. Senior Portrait Information: Thursday, August ...

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    Summer Reading at Charlottesville City Schools

    Reading never takes a vacation!  Make this important and fun activity a part of your summer.  Below is information about our summer reading programs. Also, you and your family might enjoy meeting up with Books on Bikes, a group of Charlottesville City Schools teachers, librarians, staff, and even trained doggie pals as they make summertime deliveries of books and freezy-pops. Summer Reading Recommendations and Information: Preschool Kindergarten Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 2017 Middle School Reading Recommendations CHS Reading Recommendations Academic Summer Reading Challenge AP Summer Reading Challenge 2017 Honors Option Summer Reading Challenge 2017

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    Online Back-to-School Forms with InfoSnap

    The online service for doing returning students’ back-to-school forms for the 2017-18 year will be available on August 14. To access your forms, please log into PowerSchool and click on InfoSnap or (PowerSchool Registration).  (The buttom will look like this: Need help logging into PowerSchool? Current account users: there is a username and password retrieval tool on the PowerSchool login page. Make sure ALL your students are connected to your account (see the letter you received for codes). New users: you received a letter with the codes and instructions you need to set up your account. Be sure to connect ALL your students to ...

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    Black Knights on Twitter

    Tweets by CHSBlackKnights | Welcome to the Black Knights Twitter feed.  We hope you will follow us for updates and news about CHS! – Charlottesville High School (@CHSBlackKnights)

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    Upcoming Key Dates at CHS

    There’s a lot going on — mark your calendar! May 31 AVID Family Night in B-Commons, 5 – 7pm Engineering Expo in SIGMA Lab, 5:30 – 7pm Boys Soccer Game vs. Harrisonburg for Regional Semifinals and State Quarterfinals, 6:30pm, $7 Theater Awards in Black Box, 7pm June 1 Senior Clearance in Small Gym. 9am – 12noon School Board meeting in Library, 5pm June 2 Parkside Cookout, 11:30am – 1:30pm ESL Awards Dinner in B-Commons 5:30 – 8pm June 5 Underclassmen exams (1st and 2nd) — see complete exam schedule and bus info here. June 6 Underclassmen exams (3rd and 4th) June 7 Underclassmen exams (5th and 6th) Class of 2017 Graduation Rehearsal at JPJ, 10-11am Senior Class Picnic at ...

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    CHS Exam Schedule Spring 2017

    It’s almost time for exams! Check out the exam schedule and bus info here. Exam Schedule 2016-2017

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    Graduation 2017

    Graduation will be Thursday, June 8, and it’ll be here before you know it! It’s time to order your cap and gown. If you haven’t done so already, you can still order your graduation cap and gown unit for only $50 by using this link directly to Josten’s.  Pricing may go up as time passes.  If you are concerned about meeting this graduation obligation, please contact your counselor. Questions? Call 1.800.JOSTENS or CHS at 245.2410 Check back here for more graduation information to come Link to Josten’s for other CHS senior gear, including graduation announcements

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    Yearbook and Prom 2017

    The school year will be over before you know it! It’s time to buy your yearbook and get your prom tickets! Yearbooks For a limited time yearbooks and yearbook ads can be purchased online directly from Balfour. For $80, payable by check to CHS or cash, yearbooks can also be ordered by seeing the CHS bookkeeper in the main office.  All yearbook inquiries can be emailed to toolea1@charlottesvilleschools.org. Prom WHAT:  CHS Prom  “A Knight in Nature” WHEN: Saturday, April 29th from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.  WHERE: Carver Recreation Center, 233 4th St NW, Downtown Charlottesville  COST OF TICKETS: $10 per ticket; Photo id is required of all participants for entry.  HOW TO PURCHASE ...

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