The Burnley-Moran staff is coming to your neighborhood to say “Hi!” Come out to these locations on Friday, August 17, 2018 to meet the bus and staff. Hope to see you there! Stepping Out Schedule for August 17, 2018: 1:10-1:25 Meet and Greet at Westhaven 1:35-1:50 Meet and Greet at First Baptist Church 1:55-2:10 Meet … Continue reading BME staff “Stepping Out” in neighborhoods near you!
A Word from Dr. Gurley Dear families, Good evening! As I begin my sixth month as the proud superintendent of Charlottesville City Schools, I am reflecting with gratitude on all the gifts of our community: the innovative teachers, the tireless staff, the amazing students. We have faced many challenges this year but we are … Continue reading March 2022 News and Highlights
Brief Summary/Update (June 2022) Good news! Charlottesville City Council and the School Board have unanimously approved moving forward with a plan to modernize and repurpose our facilities. Buford Middle School will be renovated to serve the City’s 6th- through 8th-graders. Walker Upper Elementary School will receive a light, initial renovation as the first steps toward … Continue reading City Approves Budget for Walker/Buford Redesign
Beginning April 13, we moved into the third phase of our learning plan, which means teaching new material until June 5. Our goals are to help students get prepared for the fall — whether the fall will bring first grade or the first year of college. Let’s stay safe. Stay connected. And let’s keep learning. … Continue reading Continuity of Learning Resources
As the @CHSBlackKnights Twitter feed suggests, our students and staff have been busy since the first day of school. Here are a few recent stories from the feed…
February 23, 2016 Dear families— “STEM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education is a big talking point in education today. What does STEM look like at Charlottesville City Schools? It starts in elementary and continues for the rest of our students’ lives. View previous editions of the Superintendent Message.
A Word from Dr. Gurley Dear families, Good evening! I want to make sure you are aware of an “update to the update” on make-up days, and that we’re seeing signs of hope with declining COVID cases in our schools and the area. Presidents Day is a Student and Staff Holiday. Per the Board vote … Continue reading February 2022 News and Highlights
Thanks to everyone who worked hard to make the 2021 graduation such a special day. We are pleased to offer you the following videos and photos: Video (editing courtesy of David Dillehunt of the City of Charlottesville) Gallery 1: by official photographer Erin Edgerton Gallery 2: courtesy of our own amazing photography teacher, Rachel Wilson! … Continue reading CHS Graduation 2021: Videos and Photos
Please review our safety routines for in-person instruction for the 2021-22 school year (see below). An agreement to follow the schools’ COVID safety protocols is part of each student’s registration or re-registration form. Safety practices are subject to change according to guidance from groups like the CDC or according to new best practices. If you … Continue reading Information and Agreement for In-Person Instruction
View our school art gallery to see the latest creative visual art projects. You can access the art gallery from the tabs at the top of our school web page or use the link below.