Our Schools

The Charlottesville Schools

The City of Charlottesville values education highly and the Charlottesville City School Division offers the very best in curriculum and community.


CHSbldg2_edCharlottesville High School

CHS serves approximately 1,200 students in grades 9–12. CHS students are accepted by top colleges around the world and are honored with many awards and recognitions.

Principal: Dr. Eric Irizarry
1400 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901
charlottesvilleschools.org/chs
434-245-2410  |  Attendance: 434-245-2697 | Fax: 434-245-2610


IMG_2902_edBuford Middle School

Through a comprehensive program of study and extra-curricular activities, Buford prepares students for success in high school and beyond.

Principal: Eric Johnson
1000 Cherry Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903
charlottesvilleschools.org/buford
434-245-2411 | Fax: 434-245-2611


Walker-with-kidsWalker Upper Elementary

Walker offers children in grade 5–6 a balanced curriculum that bridges the gap between lower elementary grades and middle school.

Interim Principal: Kenneth Leatherwood
1564 Dairy Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903
charlottesvilleschools.org/walker
434-245-2412 | Fax: 434-245-2612


BurnMor BldgBurnley-Moran Elementary

Nestled in city neighborhood convenient to the historic downtown mall, Burnley-Moran has a mission to nurture the academic and social potential of each of its students.

Principal: Dr. Dawn LoCasale
1300 Long Street, Charlottesville, VA 22901
charlottesvilleschools.org/burnley-moran
434-245-2413 | Fax: 434-245-2613


Clark---10_edClark Elementary

Named for American frontiersman George Rogers Clark, our school provides a safe, friendly, and caring environment conducive to learning academic and effective life skills.

Principal: Anna Isley
1000 Belmont Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22902
charlottesvilleschools.org/clark
434-245-2414 | Fax: 434-245-2614


Greenbrier_edGreenbrier Elementary

Greenbrier has a long history of family involvement and student success, and consistently performs at high levels, having been named a Title I Distinguished School for nine consecutive years.

Principal: Mr. Pat Cuomo
2228 Greenbrier Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901
charlottesvilleschools.org/greenbrier
434-245-2415 | Fax: 434-245-2615


Jackson-Via_edJackson-Via Elementary

Jackson-Via is known for its welcoming atmosphere and nurturing culture. We focus on meeting the needs of each individual student and providing quality learning experiences.

Principal: Dr. Justin Malone
508 Harris Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903
charlottesvilleschools.org/jackson-via
434-245-2416 | Fax: 434-245-2616


Johnson2Johnson Elementary

Johnson Elementary offers small class sizes and steady focus on achievement to create a climate for academic excellence.

Principal: Summerlyn Thompson
1645 Cherry Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903
charlottesvilleschools.org/johnson
434-245-2417 | Fax: 434-245-2617


Ven-Bldg_edVenable Elementary

Venable has an established history of enriching student lives through high academic standards and a strong connection to the surrounding U.Va. community.

Principal: Erin Kershner
406 14th Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
charlottesvilleschools.org/venable
434-245-2418 | Fax: 434-245-2618