Follow along as City and Schools discuss Walker/Buford Redesign

Brief Summary Charlottesville City Council and the School Board have unanimously approved moving forward with the design process for a $75 reconfiguration plan that would renovate Buford Middle School to serve the City’s 6th- through 8th-graders and would also complete an light, initial renovation of Walker Upper Elementary School  as the first steps toward creating … Continue reading Follow along as City and Schools discuss Walker/Buford Redesign

Time To Re-Register Your Student

Please help us by completing your back-to-school forms now! Help us help you! To give our partners in Pupil Transportation the best chance to serve as many students as possible, we ask you to complete the forms by June 15! Back-to-School Forms: Back-to-school forms have been posted to PowerSchool (select the child you want to update … Continue reading Time To Re-Register Your Student

Summer 2021: Inspire others to save energy & water

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 2021: Inspire others to save energy & water

Dr. Rosa Atkins to Join VDOE

Atkins to Serve as Assistant Superintendent for Talent Acquisition and Development Dr. Rosa S. Atkins will be joining the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) in the role of Assistant Superintendent for Talent Acquisition and Development starting in July 2021. In this role, Dr. Atkins will serve as the chief human resource officer for the Department … Continue reading Dr. Rosa Atkins to Join VDOE

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Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins announces pending retirement from Charlottesville City Schools

After 15 years of exemplary leadership and service, Dr. Rosa S. Atkins, superintendent of Charlottesville City Schools, has announced her pending retirement from the school division. She is currently among the longest-serving superintendents in Virginia. The resignation will become effective May 31, 2021.  “I’m so honored to have served the students, families, staff, and community … Continue reading Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins announces pending retirement from Charlottesville City Schools

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Charlottesville High School graduation rate again exceeds state at 94.5 percent

Specific Highlights Include Black Students and Students with Disabilities Charlottesville High School’s 2020 on-time graduation rate remained high at 94.5 percent overall, surpassing the state’s rate of 92.3. This comes after a school-high graduation rate of 95.7 in 2019. Charlottesville has one of the state’s highest graduation rates among cities. “We couldn’t be more proud,” … Continue reading Charlottesville High School graduation rate again exceeds state at 94.5 percent

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

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Online Learning for the First Quarter of the 2020-21 Year

Updated: July 31, 2020  This landing page will answer your questions about Charlottesville City Schools’ coronavirus closure  and reopening plans and point you to other school resources. We are continually updating this page to respond to new information. Need translation? See video below. ¿Necesitas traducción? Ver video a continuación. هل تحتاج إلى ترجمة؟ انظر الفيديو أدناه. Related … Continue reading Online Learning for the First Quarter of the 2020-21 Year