Excursions outside of school are opportunities for rewards for students based on grades, attendance and behavior reports. In the past, students have gone on overnight field trips to visit colleges in North Carolina and Virginia. The have visited Washington, D.C, historical local attractions, and amusement parks. Parents are invited to participate as needed and if space is available.
A consistent and positive relationship with an adult Mentor is a key part of the Church Hill Academy approach. Students are partnered with an adult Mentor and meet at least twice a month throughout high school. They listen, support, guide, recommend, share – and don’t judge.
The Academy seeks to prepare students with the skills to pursue and succeed in employment after graduation.
Marketplace Day is an in-school event in which Richmond business leaders volunteer their time to mock interview students. Students come to school in professional attire, engage in interviews with several business leaders and receive constructive feedback on their performance. 2018-2019 Marketplace Days TBD.