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Meet the Principal

I am honored to have the opportunity to lead a school with such a strong community and commitment to achievement for all its students! I look forward to working with all of the Johnson staff, families, and students and building on their successes. --Georgette “JoJo” Mickens, Principal

Georgette "JoJo" Mickens


Charlottesville City Schools is an interconnected, equity-focused school community committed to providing the skills and knowledge needed for lifelong learning, engaged citizenship, and personal fulfillment


Recent Updates

Take a Survey about Possible Updates to . . .

Dear Charlottesville City Schools staff, families, and CHS students– The School Board has requested feedback about three possible updates to our current safety model. If approved, any of the chan . . .

Posted Date: 02/21/2024

February 2024 News & Highlights

Thursday, February 15, 2024 A Word From Dr. Gurley  Hello and welcome to our February newsletter!  In light of Valentine’s Day yesterday, I wanted to reflect on love and connection and how I’v . . .

Posted Date: 02/15/2024

Come See "SpongeBob: The Musical" at CHS . . .

TheatreCHS Presents Family-Friendly "SpongeBob: The Musical" More than 70 students at Charlottesville High School will present “SpongeBob: The Musical” this Thursday, February 15 through Su . . .

Posted Date: 02/13/2024

Time to apply for free fall preschool an . . .

TIME TO APPLY FOR FREE FALL PRESCHOOL & CHILDCARE It's time to apply for free preschool and childcare for this fall! Programs in our schools and in our area serve qualifying children who will sti . . .

Posted Date: 02/06/2024