CHS PTO Meeting- Monday, October 12th 5:30-7pm

Please join us for our second virtual PTO meeting of the school year!


  1. Introduction by Dr. Irizarry, CHS Principal
  2. School Counseling Department Chair Shamika Terrell and Counselor David Wilkerson will talk about
  • Coping skills for teens in times of Covid
  • Warning signs for parents to watch out for

We expect a lively discussion, but please be patient and wait your turn. If you have questions, topics, or concerns you would like to include in the discussion, please feel free to send us an email before the PTO meeting so the counselors can prepare at

The PTO will report about the following topics

  1. Update on the PTO CACF Reopening Fund (Nancy Hopkins)
  2. Information on Sticks Kebob PTO Fundraiser (Volker Antes)
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CHS Virtual College Day

Greetings Black Knight Students and Families,

On behalf of Charlottesville High School’s Counseling Department and the Virginia College Advising Corps, we’d like to welcome you to attend our “Virtual College Day” event that will be held on Friday, October 2, 2020 from 10:00pm-4:00pm.

The purpose of this event is to promote our college-going culture at CHS and inform students and families about some of the processes that go into college planning, as well as the resources we have that can help get you there!

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

All students, parents, and CCS staff are welcome to attend. Students are required to attend the welcome session at 10AM, but can then choose from there which sessions they’d prefer to watch. Please see attached flyer for more registration details. We look forward to seeing all of you at “Virtual College Day”- Go Black Knights!


10-10:30: Opening Session: The Importance of College
10:30-11:30: University and Community College Panel
11:30-12:00: Lunch
12:00-12:30: HBCU Information Session
12:30-1: PVCC Information Session
1-2: How to Navigate FAFSA & Scholarships
2-3: College Essay Writing Workshop
3-4: Parent Workshop: College Day Summary and How to Support Your Student

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CCS Reopening Fund- Press Release

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Charlottesville High School PTO- 1st Meeting of the 2020-2021 School Year

Monday, 9/14/20 at 5:30pm- Zoom Link will be in your email. Hope to see you there!

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CHS Return to Learn Plan

Click below for more information on the CHS Return to Learn:

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