Johnson teacher sitting with student.

2021 Open House Schedules

Come meet your teachers and see your classrooms! Elementary schools invite families to meet-and-greets by appointment, while our middle and high school open houses will take place this year on Monday, August 23. School starts on Wednesday, August 25.

Elementary School Meet-and-Greet Appointments

  • Your teacher will be in touch to make an appointment with you for one of the following days:
    • Friday, August 20
    • Monday, August 23
    • Tuesday, August 24

Middle and High School Open Houses: Monday, August 23

  • Buford Middle School: 4-6pm
  • Lugo-McGinness Academy: 5-6:30pm
  • Charlottesville High School: 6-8pm

Click here for information about CHS Student Orientation for Grades 9-11

First Day of School: Wednesday, August 25

School hours:

  • Pre-K through 4th Grade: 8:00am-2:30pm
  • Buford and Walker: 8:30am-3:15pm
  • CHS: 9:05am-3:50pm
  • LMA: 9:15am-3:05pm

Need a school supply list? Click here.

For other Back-to-School details including how to register (or re-register) your student, click here.