Fact Sheet

Albemarle High School

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General School Information

  • Grades Served: 9-12
  • Address: 2775 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901
  • Phone: 434-975-9300
  • Principal: Darah Bonham

Encourage, Challenge, and Engage

Albemarle High School (AHS) is a learning community that inspires all students to pursue their dreams and to become lifelong learners and responsible citizens in a global society. We promote the values of diversity, relationships, mutual respect, learning for all, and enthusiasm.

School Quality Profile

For every school and school division in the Commonwealth, the Virginia Department of Education’s School Quality Profiles provide detailed information about accreditation, assessments, enrollment, college and career readiness, finance, learning climate, teacher quality, and other topics of interest to parents and the general public.

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Facility Information

  • Built in 1953
  • 350,103 square feet
  • 40.0 acre site

Feeder Pattern & Attendance Area

Public schools in Albemarle County are divided into three “feeder patterns” according to geographical area: Northern, Southern and Western. A feeder pattern consists of the elementary, middle and high schools through which students progress.

Albemarle High School is the final destination of all Northern Feeder Pattern middle and elementary schools.

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Administration

Darah Bonham
Principal

Kate Howard
Assistant Principal​​

Dee Dee Jones
Assistant Principal

Camona Murray
Assistant Principal

William Schaffer
Assistant Principal

Principal History

Darah Bonham
2019-Present

Jesse Turner
2017-2019

Jay Thomas
2009-2017

Matthew Haas
2004-2009

Lawrence Lawwill
1995-2004

William Raines
1984-1995

Benjamin Hurt
1954-1984

Lynn Moore
1953-1954