Search: Bobbi Snow
March 28, 2016
Some seven months after the Community Public Charter School took up residence at Murray High School, proponents of the Albemarle County school say the move is not everything they had hoped it would be. The school, which serves grades six through eight, is at its capacity of 50 students. In ...
February 12, 2016
Did you know we have two public charter schools in our neighborhood? During a recent student government meeting for the Community Public Charter School in Albemarle County an eighth grader passionately announced, “People don’t realize that this school changed my life.” We are a small middle school, dedicated to ...
December 03, 2015
Bobbi Snow - City of Charlottesville Tell us about your volunteer activities. I volunteer at the Community Public Charter School in Albemarle County. It is a school I co-founded with Sandy Richardson eight years ago. Our school is for students who have not been successful in their previous schools and are ...
July 19, 2015
The Community Public Charter School, a charter middle school in Albemarle County that operates on both public and private funds, is facing a cloudy financial forecast. The school’s leadership has told the Albemarle School Board that securing the funds needed to maintain innovative programming and, in part, to pay ...
December 12, 2014
Some of Albemarle County’s students are learning on their own terms. During a School Board meeting Thursday, Ashby Kindler, principal of the Community Public Charter School, provided an update on Albemarle’s alternative middle school. “Many students don’t have an opportunity to shine in large schools, and middle ...
June 23, 2014
Students sit quietly in Kathryn Durkee’s dimly lit middle school classroom, studying an element from the Periodic Table. The room in Albemarle’s Community Public Charter School feels more like a spa than a classroom: soft music chimes in the background, a fish tank’s running water produces a ...