Social Studies


All students use their knowledge about their community, nation, and world to be active citizens in our global community.


To develop active and engaged citizens for the 21st century.

Student Outcomes

A multifaceted social studies program results in students with the capacity to:

  • Conduct research with balance and depth
  • Develop as well as recognize cogent and complex arguments
  • Evaluate sources for purpose, bias, and accuracy
  • Communicate effectively in a range of formats
  • Make informed decisions
  • Solve increasingly complex problems
  • Engage with their communities and the world with care and interest

John Hobson​, Social Studies Facilitator
Phone (434) 296-5820
Fax (434) 872-4564