Colonial Heights High School
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|Colonial Heights High School|
|3600 Conduit Road
Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834
|School district||Colonial Heights Public Schools|
|Faculty||72 (on FTE basis)|
|Grades||9 to 12|
|Student to teacher ratio||12.9|
|Color(s)||Red, White and Navy Blue
|Accreditation(s)||Virginia Board of Education
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Colonial Heights High School (CHHS) is a public secondary school located in Colonial Heights, Virginia, USA. The school serves about 900 students grades 9 – 12. The high school includes a Technical Center which offers a variety of vocational education programs.
The Colonial Heights athletic teams are referred to as the Colonials. Their Athletic logos are a minuteman holding a Revolutionary War era musket, and the Flying Elvis head (very similar to the New England Patriots logo). Colonials colors are Red, White, and Blue.
Soccer for the Colonials is on the rise. In the 2006-07 season, the Colonials made it to the VHSL Central District Finals, where they lost to defending state champions, Thomas Dale High School.
The Colonial Heights marching band, the CHHS Marching Colonials, include over 100 members. The band has traveled many places including, Disney World, Cedar Point, New York, and many others. The Marching Colonials are 11 time VA State Honor Band. During the 2010-2013 seasons, The Marching Colonials went undefeated in competition, winning numerous awards including Grand Champion and multiple venues. The band travels to many competitions during each season, but most notably (as well as most highly anticipated by members) the James Madison University Parade of Champions, hosted by JMU's Marching band, the JMU MRDs.
- Bob Taylor, Former MLB player (San Francisco Giants)
- Brendan Cutrer ('13) - Bass Guitarist for U.S. Army All-American Marching Band
- Lizzy Kunde ('14) - Pianist for U.S. Army All-American Marching Band
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