What's Happening at Charlottesville High School

  • Winter Sports Feb 2020 colleage (basketball, wrestling, track). Call 245-2962 with questions.

    CHS February 2020 Sports Update

    Congrats to our winter athletes, and good luck in the post-season! Our boys’ and girls’ hoops teams both captured the Jefferson District Tournament Championship! See highlights for boys (winning again with ...

  • A painted violin by Aaron Eichorst featuring a pair of luna moths on a purple background.

    Silent auction for CHSO Painted Violin Project begins February 21

    The Charlottesville High School Orchestra (CHSO) has officially launched its 2020 Painted Violin Project, a special fundraising effort to support the CHSO String Ensemble’s performance at the Lisbon International Youth ...

  • CHS students in Sigma Lab with visiting UVA Link lab mentors.

    Sigma and Link Labs partner for UVA-CHS collaboration

    The CHS Sigma Lab and the UVA Engineering Link Lab share a commonality–students serving their communities by solving real problems through engineering solutions. UVA Today recently highlighted the unique partnership ...


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Principal’s Message

Principal CHS Dr. Eric Irizarry staff photo 2018Welcome to Charlottesville High School! We serve approximately 1,200 students in grades 9-12.  The CHS Black Knights have received national and international recognition for our academics, fine arts, athletics, and more. I’m eager to meet you all and work together for another great year.  — Dr. Eric Irizarry, Principal

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