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New Parent Orientation 2021
We welcome our newest parents to an exciting year at Virginia Chance School!Uploaded Aug 03, 2021
So that we may help with your transition, please watch this recorded Parent Orientation. You will learn the specifics and how-tos that every parent needs!
Virginia Chance School
WHY A CHANCE EDUCATION?Uploaded Sep 12, 2022
Virginia Chance School offers a hands-on, collaborative environment focused on building self-motivation, growth mindset, and critical thinking skills with integrated outdoor learning for all students from preschool through elementary. A captivating childhood education awaits.
Eco-Snack and Lunch
How to pack an Eco-Snack and Lunch while also learning about Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.Uploaded Aug 10, 2020
Virginia Chance School Program
A quick program top-level overview.Uploaded Sep 13, 2022
Virginia Chance School Graduate Parents Perspective
In this season of gratitude, where we reflect on the past, the present, and what's to come, we are cheerfully offering you a look into the future! View a conversation with parents of recent Chance School graduates. This is an opportunity to hear first-hand from fellow Chance parents about the unique VCS learning experience and how it prepares our graduates for life and school beyond Chance.Uploaded Feb 19, 2021
Meet Betsy Fitch, Ed.D Head of School
Welcome Dr. Betsy Fitch as our Head of School at Virginia Chance School, effective June 7, 2021. Betsy will succeed Interim Head Stephanie Mutchnick, who will continue her current role through the end of the school year.Uploaded Jun 03, 2021
Betsy has already immersed herself in Virginia Chance School, meeting with Teachers, Directors, and Staff, observing and planning for a great year ahead.
Progressive Education Tenets at Chance School
The foundations of progressive education. Sue Musson, Lisa Howie, and Dr. Betsy Fitch will discuss what progressive is and what it is not and share the progressive education tenets in action across our different classes.Uploaded Oct 27, 2022
Chance Celebration 2022
It's been a long winter, and it's time to get together and shine! You're invited to our annual Chance Celebration!Uploaded Feb 14, 2022
Invasive Species Removal
Join us to help remove Invasive Species at Chance School on Wednesday, Dec. 14th at 9:30AM. Check in at the office and we’ll put you to work with the team! Thank you!Uploaded Dec 12, 2022
Parent Ed: Positive Parenting Series 1 of 3
Week 1: Introduction to Positive Discipline - Significant 7Uploaded Jan 13, 2022
Parents will walk away with concepts that they can immediately apply in their homes. The course includes information regarding how to talk and listen to your child, developmental stages, the parent's role in supporting those stages, specific unique ways of communicating, how to help your child learn to be responsible, how to use positive discipline and how to help your child develop into a capable person.