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Student-led conference at Burnley-Moran, Spring 2023

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Recent Updates

Board to Vote on Possibility of Adding Y . . .

At the Saturday, May 18, School Board work session, the Board reviewed information about the possibility of adding to our current safety model several “youth resource officers” from the Charlot . . .

Posted Date: 05/22/2024

Celebrating Winners of 2024 Golden Apple . . .

✨This week we were honored to celebrate the 10 educators in our division to win a Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Teaching. —Matthew Miller, CHS, Engineering Teacher —Alton Coleman, Bufor . . .

Posted Date: 05/10/2024

Learn About Restorative Justice in Our S . . .

Learn how our schools take a "restorative justice" approach to resolving conflicts. This Saturday, Family Engagement Coordinator Bianca Johnson will lead two community sessions: Restorative Justic . . .

Posted Date: 05/09/2024

Walk, Bike, & Roll to School: Wednesday, . . .

This Wednesday, May 8, is National Bike, Walk & Roll to School Day!  As a part of Charlottesville Bike Month, students and families are encouraged to get to school by foot, bike, scooter, an . . .

Posted Date: 05/07/2024

C-VILLE Weekly features alternative ed p . . .

"Educational Opportunities" at Lugo-McGinness and Knight School  Pick up a copy of this week's C-VILLE to learn all about Lugo-McGinness Academy and Knight School, two of our division's alternati . . .

Posted Date: 05/01/2024

Art Connections Returns to Downtown Mall

2024 All-Division Student Art Show Now Exhibiting in Downtown Mall Windows! Building on last year's success, the Cville Schools "ArtConnections: Jeff Suling Annual Art Exhibit" has returned to bu . . .

Posted Date: 04/30/2024

April 2024 News & Highlights

Thursday, April 25, 2024 A Word From Dr. Gurley  Dear Cville Schools community – As educators, we endeavor to teach our students how to respond to challenges with grace and innovation.  This p . . .

Posted Date: 04/25/2024

Summer Learning Opportunities!

Summer Learning Opportunities for Students in Charlottesville City Schools Summer is an important time for both rest and learning. Our schools and community offer a wide array of opportunities for ca . . .

Posted Date: 04/25/2024

Charlottesville Middle School Mascot Fin . . .

Charlottesville Middle School needs a new mascot!  Thanks to the strong feedback we received from more than 1000 people on a survey this fall, we have our finalists:  Black Knights another type o . . .

Posted Date: 04/18/2024