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Community Partnerships During the 2020-21 School Year

We appreciate all the community partners who have worked with us to support families. Virtual Learning Centers This fall, several organizations are offering safe learning spaces during the day. Families will have to provide their own transportation. Boys & Girls Club of Central Virginia Hours- 8 am- 5:30pm Location- Buford Available spaces as of August … Continue reading Community Partnerships During the 2020-21 School Year

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Kindergarten Registration Information

We’re always excited to meet our new kindergarten students and their families! If you have a child that will be 5-years-old by September 30, you can register for the 2021-22 year in April.  Not sure which elementary school your child will attend?  Find out here. To Register Complete the online forms — they’ll be posted here in … Continue reading Kindergarten Registration Information

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Walker school counselors to visit current fourth graders in coming weeks

The Walker Upper Elementary School school counselors are busy planning their annual visits to all city elementary schools to provide information and guidance to rising fifth graders. For a full calendar of related-events, see important dates below. “We want to make the transition to a new school as seamless as possible for our current city … Continue reading Walker school counselors to visit current fourth graders in coming weeks

November 2019 News and Highlights

  A Word from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins  Dear staff, family, and community: Recently, CHS celebrated “I’m First Day,” a nation-wide initiative to support students who will be the first in their family to graduate from college. The event included hand-written notes of encouragement and a photo wall featuring CHS staff and students who were (or … Continue reading November 2019 News and Highlights

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Elementary School Highlights

The start of 2019 has been a busy one for our creative and innovative elementary students in Charlottesville City! Keep reading for some of our recent elementary activities. And looking ahead, mark your calendars now for Parent University! All PK-Grade 4 families are welcome to attend either night for parent workshops, information booths, and a … Continue reading Elementary School Highlights

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CHS earns triple gold in 2019 Advocacy in Action Awards

The Charlottesville High School music program is a triple-gold winner in the 2019 Music for All Advocacy in Action Awards for its 2018 music collaboration with students from Metro Nashville Public Schools. Recognized for excellence in three categories, Community Service Project, Community Engagement, and Community Event, members of the CHS Orchestra and CHS Choir joined … Continue reading CHS earns triple gold in 2019 Advocacy in Action Awards

“Concert for Charlottesville” Video Earns National Awards

 A music video collaboration by musicians from Charlottesville High School and Metro Nashville public schools has earned 2018 Advocacy in Action Awards from the music education non-profit organization, Music for All. The musical remake of Bebe and CeCe Winans’ song, “Right Now (We Need One Another),” was recorded by Charlottesville High School and Metro … Continue reading “Concert for Charlottesville” Video Earns National Awards

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Highlights and News November 2018

A Word from Superintendent Dr. Rosa Atkins Dear families – As we look ahead to our second Community Forum on Equity on November 27 at 7:30 p.m. at CHS, I wanted to give you a few updates. Thanks to all of you who came to our first forum in October. With more than 400 community … Continue reading Highlights and News November 2018