Transportation Archive 2022-23 School Year

We are facing a significant shortage of school bus drivers as we begin the 2022-23 school year. While the City continues to recruit bus drivers, it is time for us to try new strategies such as: Supporting walking in expanded walk zones Encouraging use of public transportation Collaborating with community partners to support biking Adding … Continue reading Transportation Archive 2022-23 School Year

Schools on Regular Schedule Tuesday, 11/15

Message sent to families 4pm, Monday, November 14: Dear Charlottesville Schools staff and families, It is truly difficult to formulate the right words to express how we are feeling as a school community after the shootings at UVA. People in our community are grieving the loss of their family members, classmates, and friends, as well … Continue reading Schools on Regular Schedule Tuesday, 11/15

School Transportation

We are facing a significant shortage of school bus drivers during the 2022-23 school year. While the City continues to recruit bus drivers, we have also been implementing new strategies such as: Expanding our walk zones and supporting children who walk Working with the City to identify and implement safety improvements for pedestrians Creating community … Continue reading School Transportation

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Updates and Safety Reminders from Dr. Gurley for Returning to School, 1/9

Dear staff and families– We are looking forward to welcoming students and staff back to school. After reviewing current road conditions and the forecast, we expect to start school on time tomorrow. As always, please have a plan for any unexpected delays or closures announced in the morning by 5:30am. As a reminder, bus-riders will have … Continue reading Updates and Safety Reminders from Dr. Gurley for Returning to School, 1/9

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October 2020 News and Highlights

Superintendent’s Message Dear families and staff — Thanks for your continued partnership in online learning. As I mentioned earlier, I’m so proud of our teachers for rising to this occasion, and I’m so proud of our students for engaging so meaningfully. We know it’s not perfect, but we are continuing to modify how we offer … Continue reading October 2020 News and Highlights

First Day of School Guide

This first-days guide will help you get off to a great start this week! Remember, Friday is a half-day of mostly asynchronous (independent) learning. Still, log in for live instruction at Walker and the elementaries.   Step 1: Students, log into your Chromebook or device. You can log in with the first part of your … Continue reading First Day of School Guide

Coronavirus Archived Page

This page contains the original coronavirus content focused on information that families needed to know when schools were open (prior to March 16). Visit charlottesvilleschoolsorg.coronavirus for more recent information related to school closures. Updated: March 13, 2020 Charlottesville City Schools is working with the regional and state health department to monitor and make plans for … Continue reading Coronavirus Archived Page

Five areas of concentration for Charlottesville Tiered Systems of Supports: 1) Attendance, 2) Behavior, 3) Math, 4) Literacy, 5) Mental Wellness

Virginia Tiered Systems of Supports (VTSS) / Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

Virginia Tiered Systems and Supports (VTSS) and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) At Charlottesville City Schools, we’re committed to helping all our students succeed.  This happens in a positive school culture where students are supported according to their needs. Primary Areas of Support For students in need, we offer supports in five main areas: Attendance … Continue reading Virginia Tiered Systems of Supports (VTSS) / Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

Time To Re-Register Your Student

It’s time to complete your online re-registration forms. Update your bus requests, phone numbers, and more to get ready for next year. (This process does not guarantee a spot on the bus next year, but it will help the City make plans for next year’s school bus routes since the bus driver shortage continues.) Help … Continue reading Time To Re-Register Your Student