Homes Near Walker Upper Elementary School in Charlottesville VA

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Homes Near Walker Upper Elementary School in Charlottesville VA

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Homes Near Walker Upper Elementary School in Charlottesville VA

Walker Upper Elementary School
1564 Dairy Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Ph: 434-245-2412

this part Copied From the Charlottesville City Schools website:

Welcome to Walker!

 


Walker Upper Elementary School is focused squarely on academics in the context of the crucial age group it serves. Children in grades 5-6 enjoy a balanced curriculum that maintains a focus on learning, while also nurturing spontaneity and curiosity. Since early attitudes about school often pave the way to higher education, Walker teachers guide students in their progress toward high school graduation and beyond, delivering support and challenges as needed by the student.

Students at Walker are organized into teams so that students strengthen relationships with teachers and peers. Staff continually assesses what children are learning and what can be done to support them. Midterm tests, benchmark assessments, and reading inventories regularly gather information on student progress and mastery.

Meet the Principal

Principal Vernon Bock joins Walker after serving as Principal of Johnson Elementary since 2007. He has a B.S. from Shenandoah University in Mathematics, an M.S. from Shenandoah University in computer science and educational technology, and an M.S. from Shenandoah University in Educational Administration and Supervision. He taught math for five years and was an assistant principal prior to becoming principal. He is married and has two daughters and a son. He enjoys spending time rock climbing, backpacking, and hiking with his family.

Guidance, Counseling, & Registration Page

Parent Involvement

The Walker PTO supports the school in fostering community and providing financial assistance for community-based initiatives. Community Night is an opportunity for parents and kids to socialize and share a meal. Open mike session offers kids a chance to perform. Bingo/Silent Auction nights help raise funds for school projects. Math and Science Night engages parents and kids in math games and science experiments that their children have used in class.

Volunteering helps parents connect with their child's school and teachers. As one parents says, “My engagement in the PTO truly helped provide me with a sense of what was going on at the school--to get to know teachers, the administration, and many of the children. The school was no longer a building, but a positive learning environment with committed teachers, administrators and great kids."

Fine Arts

Fine arts are important at Walker! Each child chooses one enriching art as a focus. Over 2000 art works have been posted on Artsonia (www.artsonia.com). Students enjoy the benefits of a very active music program, including orchestra, band, jazz band, and chorus. Drama acquaints students with performing and production skills.

Walker is the After-School Place to Be!

Walker offers an exceptional variety of activities as part of the EDGE (Extended Day Generates Excellence) program, an after-school program that offers recreational and academic activities.

What Parents Say about Walker

My daughter feels empowered and supported at Walker and it seems tailor-made for her needs.”
"Walker has been a great school for our kids. My child's teachers were excellent and communicated very effectively via e-mail and in person.”

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Graduates of Walker Upper Elementary then proceed to Buford Middle School and finish their school years at the 9-12th grade Charlottesville High School.

  Super Convenient Charlottesville
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  Walker Upper Elementary School in Charlottesville VA is conveniently located just inside the City Limits of Charlottesville - the home of UVA (the University of Virginia). This location offers quick and easy access to several parks, trails, restaurants, grocery stores, golf courses, and shopping malls, as well as a host of services and specialty providers.

1 miles to the Downtown Mall

1.1 miles to the UVA Medical Center

7.4 miles to CHO - The Charlottesville Airport

3.1 miles to Martha Jefferson Hospital (in Pantops)

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Comments (2)

Andrew Payne Realtor® Richmond VA Homes For Sale~804-938-5257~
Piedmont Real Estate - Richmond, VA
Richmond, VA, Real Estate, SRES®, NAR Green

Fulton,

 

It's great that you found a niche market working with first-time home buyers in your area.  Charlottesville is a reasonable distance from Richmond.  Your post is very imformative!

Dec 04, 2013 04:18 AM
Fulton Gaylord
Keller Williams Realty - Charlottesville, VA
1st-Time Home Buyer Realtor - Charlottesville, VA

Thank you, Andrew!

I'll check your posts, too!

Happy Holidays.

Dec 05, 2013 11:13 PM