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Meet the Principal

Dr. Justin Malone is a respected educator who has served Charlottesville City Schools since 2013. He comes to Charlottesville High School as principal in 2024 after serving for seven years as the principal of Jackson-Via Elementary. Prior to that, he was an assistant principal at CHS from 2013-2017. Dr. Malone began his career in education in Greene County Public Schools, where he served as a special education teacher, a special education coordinator, and an elementary and middle school assistant principal. He received his B.S. and M.S. at Old Dominion University before earning his Ed.D. at the University of Virginia. He has also served as a doctoral advisor and adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University. 

Dr. Justin Malone


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Recent Updates

June 2024 News & Highlights: Last Week o . . .

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 A Word From Dr. Gurley  Dear Cville Schools community – I want to say happy "This should be principals week." During this last week of school, we can't say thank you enou . . .

Posted Date: 06/05/2024

Schedule for Next Week, Including Delaye . . .

Good morning, I am writing to make sure you are aware of our schedule for the last week of school, especially since CHS will now have a delayed start of school on Wednesday to allow staff to assis . . .

Posted Date: 05/31/2024

'Unfinished Jigsaw' Anthology Celebrates . . .

See the world through the eyes of Charlottesville City Schools students! Poems, stories, essays, and artworks by students in pre-K through 12th grade are featured in our division's annual Unfinis . . .

Posted Date: 05/29/2024

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

Graduation Information and Senior Dates

A MESSAGE FROM THE PRINCIPAL  Graduation We are excited to announce that the Graduation ceremony for our seniors will take place on June 6 at 7:00 pm at the Ting Pavilion (gates open at 6:15 pm). . . .

Posted Date: 05/13/2024