Community High School

Community High School is a small, secular independent college preparatory high school grounded in the liberal arts, founded with a commitment to seminar based classes, and located in Roanoke's city center.
Our mission is to foster creative and independent problem solvers with diverse backgrounds and abilities into scientifically and culturally literate, globally conscious, locally engaged citizens.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 64 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / rolling

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Community High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
2002

Student Body

Total Students
64 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Community High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
2 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Apr. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Assistance Available

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
https://communityhigh.net/campus-life/clubs-activities/

School Notes

  • Community High School is a small, secular, independent school located in downtown Roanoke. Our curriculum emphasizes critical thinking in preparation for a rigorous liberal arts education. Classes operate in a college-seminar based format and are taught by a highly and widely qualified faculty committed to the progressive tradition.  The downtown campus allows our students direct access to many of Roanoke`s cultural institutions. Our students come from backgrounds diverse by faith, ethnicity, interest and economic position-we have never lost a student to financial need-and are committed to becoming responsible, culturally literate, globally conscious, and locally engaged citizens.
  • Our Mission is to develop creative and independent problem solvers with diverse backgrounds and abilities who will be scientifically and culturally literate, globally conscious, locally engaged citizens.
Profile last updated: 03/01/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 64 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / rolling

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