Covid-19 Advisory Committee Updates

October 28, 2020 Update about the Decision-Making Process Dear families and staff– This is an update about the decision-making process for an in-person learning option in Charlottesville City Schools. Briefly, the model under consideration would give families a choice for their children to either continue learning online-only or return to in-person instruction for either four … Continue reading Covid-19 Advisory Committee Updates

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

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CHS receives Blue Star School Award for financial literacy among students

For the fifth time, CHS students have earned the W!SE Financial Literacy Blue Star School Award by demonstrating financial literacy on a national, standardized Financial Literacy Certification Test. Additionally, three CHS teachers were recognized by W!se as Gold Star Teachers for achieving a 93% pass rate or higher in 2018-19–Hank Sohn, Yumeca Webb-Jordan, and former … Continue reading CHS receives Blue Star School Award for financial literacy among students

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Fine Arts Upcoming Events

At Charlottesville City Schools, we value the fine arts.  We invite you to come see our students’ talents this winter, whether in band, choir, dance, theater, orchestra, the visual arts or more (see calendar below). Upcoming Events January 10, Buford Middle School student art exhibit at City Hall January 18,  Walker Stage Left Theatre presents: The Trial … Continue reading Fine Arts Upcoming Events

Students visit Fralin Art Museum at UVA.

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

Gifted Program

Gifted Education New Pathways for Gifted Education With equity as a top priority, Charlottesville’s gifted education staff implemented new pathways in 2019–2020, and our work continues despite the interruptions of the pandemic. We begin with the conviction that giftedness is distributed equally among all groups. With this in mind, we have made changes to both … Continue reading Gifted Program