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Back to School 2022

We’re ready to welcome you back on Wednesday, August 24! This page is designed to help you have a great start to the year: Free Back-to-School COVID Testing Teacher Assignments/Student Schedules Re-Registration (Back-to-School Forms) School Supply Lists Free Back to School Bash Information from Your School Open Houses COVID Safety Transportation/Walk to School Updates Calendar … Continue reading Back to School 2022

School-Based COVID Testing

COVID Testing 21-22: Messages to Families

  Social Media: Message to Staff and Families: Hello, Charlottesville Schools staff and families — We’re writing now with an update on free school-based COVID testing for students and staff. We encourage everyone to participate for both their peace of mind and for the safety of others. We have partnered with the state to offer … Continue reading COVID Testing 21-22: Messages to Families

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School Safety Plan Archive

Superintendent Committee on School Safety/Security Resources In the fall of 2020, then-superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins appointed a number of superintendent committees to provide recommendations in three areas (COVID-19, school names, and school safety).  The committee for school safety/security resources was prompted in part by the schools and the Charlottesville Police Department jointly ending our 2016 … Continue reading School Safety Plan Archive

Summer 2022: Put Numbers to Your Actions and Calculate Your Savings at Home!

Charlottesville City Schools and the City’s Energy and Water Management Team are working together to reduce the energy and water footprint of all City schools. In 2019, the School Board approved an Energy and Water Performance resolution, showing a commitment to achieving and maintaining high performing school facilities. Continuing on past efforts, the City’s maintenance and … Continue reading Summer 2022: Put Numbers to Your Actions and Calculate Your Savings at Home!

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May 2020 News & Highlights

  A Word from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins  Dear staff, family, and community: It’s official — Charlottesville High School’s “Victory Lap” was triumphant! The drive-through graduation event featured several CHS-related selfie stations (including a mural painted by CHS teacher Nathan Alexander) and a Black Knights spirit station. And it concluded with the graduates walking across the stage … Continue reading May 2020 News & Highlights

Important Info

A Message from the Superintendent

A Message from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins to Charlottesville Schools Families, May 12, 2020 Dear families: Recently, we had to make some significant adjustments to our budget for 2020-21. Cuts are always challenging and disappointing. You can learn more about the details of these changes by viewing our May 7, 2020 School Board meeting amended … Continue reading A Message from the Superintendent