Churchland High School

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4301 Cedar Ln

Portsmouth, VA 23703

(757) 686-2500

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,720

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

30 Parent Reviews for Churchland High School

I recently graduated from churchland high school. Most of my classes were out of control and I felt like the students had more control than some of the teachers. I did not feel this was fair to the students that were actually working hard in the class rooms. I rarely went to the cafeteria because the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/01/14

I have one son who graduated from Churchland in 2011. My third son is currently a freshman there. We have had a wonderful experience. My husband is an alumnus and teacher in the building. We are very pleaseed with Dr. Bechtol and appreciate her hard work and strong leadership ethic. Many people ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/13

Both of my children attended Churchland High School. My oldest graduated with honors and my youngest will be graduating this year with honors as well. Dr Bechtol runs a tight ship and has done a tremendous job with this school. My children have had wonderful teachers that were more than willing to stay ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

This school I great! Our orientation is tomorrow and I'm ready for school to start again!

Posted by a other on 08/22/13

As a 33 year veteran teacher, I can say that Churchland is one of the best. The administration and staff work hard to allow educators to do what they do best - Teach! Yes, there are problems; all schools have problems. We are not a school of perfect students, perfect teachers, perfect administrators ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/09/10

I am currently a freshmen at this school. The staff at churchland ensure that each and every student has the opportunity to do any and every thing they can to further their education. Even the guidance counselors meet with each student individually to help with goal planning. Churchland offers a program ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/04/09

My daughter is a senior at Churchland High School. She has had an awesome experience. Her teachers are skilled and very caring. The administration is very structured. The students get along well. My daughter participates in the First College program. First College students take college courses ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/09

I am A former student and I would like to say that the best years of my life were in Churchland High. I had many friends and the teachers worked with me every step of the way. Class of 2007!!!!!

Posted by a other on 06/21/08

Churchland High School has a fantastic art department offering students the opportunity to study art at a foundations level or in advanced classes to include their Magnet Program, Ceramics, Graphic Design, Photography, and A/P Art.

Posted by a teacher on 04/19/08

As a current senior at CHS I feel that are school is average. People have done very well for themselves by attending our school while other students just do not care. There is a lot of opportunity here at Churchland if you choose to go after it. As for the parents who complain about our, you are not ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/19/07

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Test scores for Churchland High School

SOLEOC* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Churchland High School
Portsmouth Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) End-of-Course tests to assess students in reading, writing, math, science and history/social science subjects at the end of each course, regardless of the student's grade level. The SOL End-of-Course tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Portsmouth schools — Churchland High School is located at 4301 Cedar Ln, Portsmouth VA 23703. 4301 Cedar Ln is in the 23703 ZIP code in Portsmouth, VA The school district for Churchland High School is the Portsmouth Public Schools. Churchland High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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