Students meet a professor's baby
Charlottesville Home
Family Time

Public schools

The Charlottesville-Albemarle region has some of the best public schools in the state, with graduates each year continuing their education at Ivy League and top public and private universities. Average SAT scores at local public schools rank higher than state and national averages. Charlottesville and Albemarle also feature AP classes and a diverse curriculum, with courses ranging from Chinese and classical Greek to art history. More than 50 percent of teachers hold advanced degrees. Dual enrollment agreements with the University of Virginia and Piedmont Virginia Community College allow students to enroll in college courses for credit.


Charlottesville Schools
www.ccs.k12.va.us
Contains links to school home pages and other information from the school district.


According to school district statistics, Charlottesville High School students are significantly ahead of the state and national averages for SAT Scores and AP test pass rates.  More

Charlottesville High School
website
245-2410
1400 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville


Charlottesville Middle Schools

Buford Middle School
website
245-2411
617 9th St. SW, Charlottesville

Walker Upper Elementary
website
245-2412
1564 Dairy Road, Charlottesville


Charlottesville Elementary Schools

Burnley-Moran Elementary
website
245-2413
1300 Long St., Charlottesville

Clark Elementary
website
245-2414
1000 Belmont Ave., Charlottesville

Greenbrier Elementary
website
245-2415
2228 Greenbrier Drive, Charlottesville

Jackson-Via Elementary
website
245-2416
508 Harris Road, Charlottesville

Johnson Elementary
website
245-2417
1645 Cherry Ave., Charlottesville

Venable
website
245-2418
406 14th St., Charlottesville


Albemarle School District

website
Contains links to school homepages and other information from the district. 

High School students in the Albemarle School District have also consistently scored higher than the state and national averages on the SAT.  More


High Schools in Albemarle School District

Albemarle High School
website
975–9300
2775 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville

Monticello High School
website
244–3100
1400 Independence Way, Charlottesville

Murray High School
website
296–3090
1200 Forest St., Charlottesville

Albemarle County's first charter school.

Western Albemarle High School
website
823–8700
5941 Rockfish Gap Turnpike, Crozet


Middle Schools in Albemarle

Burley Middle School
website
295–5101
901 Rose Hill Drive, Charlottesville

Community Public Charter School
website
972–1607
1200 Forest St., Charlottesville

J.T. Henley Middle School
website
823–4393
5880 Rockfish Gap Turnpike, Crozet

Jack Jouett Middle School
website
975-9320
210 Lambs Lane, Charlottesville

Mortimer Y. Sutherland Middle School
website
975-0599
2801 Powell Creek Drive, Charlottesville

Leslie H. Walton Middle School
website
977-5615
4217 Red Hill Road, Charlottesville


Albemarle Elementary Schools

Agnor-Hurt Elementary School
website
973-5211
3201 Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville

Baker-Butler Elementary
website
974-7777
2740 Proffit Road, Charlottesville

Broadus Wood Elementary School
website
973-3865
185 Buck Mountain Road, Earlysville

Brownsville Elementary School
website
823-4658
5870 Rockfish Gap Turnpike, Crozet

Paul H. Cale Elementary School
website
293-7455
1757 Avon St. Extended, Charlottesville

Crozet Elementary School
website
823-4800
1407 Crozet Ave., Crozet

Greer Elementary School
website
973-8371
190 Lambs Lane, Charlottesville

Hollymead Elementary School
website
973-8301
2775 Powell Creek Drive, Charlottesville

Merriwether Lewis
website
293-9304
1610 Owensville Road, Charlottesville

Virginia L. Murray Elementary School
website
977-4599
3251 Morgantown Road, Charlottesville

Red Hill Elementary School
website
293-5332
3901 Red Hill School Road, North Garden

Scottsville Elementary School
website
286-2441
7868 Scottsville Road, Scottsville

Stone-Robinson Elementary School
website
296-3754
958 N Milton Road, Charlottesville

Stony Point Elementary School
website
973-6405
3893 Stony Point Road, Keswick

Woodbrook
website
973-6600
100 Woodbrook Drive, Charlottesville

B.F. Yancey Elementary School
website
974-8060
7625 Porters Road, Esmont


Augusta County Public Schools

website

Greene County School District
website

Nelson County School District
website

return to top

Photo courtesy of the Charlottesville/Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau,

 

Public School Facts

Albemarle County Schools:

Charlottesville City Schools:

Tip

In the event snow or other activity that may interrupt school, you can access the Charlottesville City Schools School Closing Info Line at 245-2401 to check schedules. Albemarle County Schools has a Web page for school closings, which can be found here.

What's your opinion? Add to the C'ville guide, report new information and let us know what you think. We reserve the right to edit or reject submissions.