College Profile


Dr. Scott Poole

Director of Student Services

Ms. Robyn Lady

School Counselors

Mrs. Michelle Pringle A-BLI 703-222-8112   Mrs. Sarah Fronckel MO-PERE 703-222-8133
Mrs. Deborah Wolin BLO-CRO 703-222-8113   Mrs. Becky Clonts PERI-SAM 703-222-8132
Mr. Jon-Paul Sousa CRU-FOZ 703-222-8114   Mrs. Becky Watrud SAN-TH 703-222-8142
Mrs. Megan Sullivan FRA-H 703-222-8115   Mrs. Alice Robertson TI-Z 703-222-8143
Mr. Bobby Cardozo I-LEA 703-222-8122   Mrs. Deborah Padgett Subschool 5 All 703-222-7407
Ms. Shara Carter LEB-MI 703-222-8123        

Student Services Staff

Mrs. Andrea Acosta Transcript Coordinator 703-222-8152
Mrs. Iris Malave Compher Career Center Specialist 703-222-8154
Mrs. Denise Rodgers Administrative Assistant 703-222-8150


Chantilly High School students are educated, actively engaged and compassionate citizens.


Chantilly High School, located in the suburbs of western Fairfax County, has a population of 2,762 students, 208 teachers, 11 counselors and 10 administrators. Since opening its doors in 1973, Chantilly has endeavored to provide for students a college/career preparatory education of high quality in all dimensions - intellectual, emotional, social, and physical. Our school is supported by an educated business and professional community that demands excellence. In the classroom, teachers incorporate technology and instructional strategies that develop critical thinking skills, as well as content knowledge. Instruction emphasizes informed problem solving and enables all graduates to independently create workable solutions within a changing society. Our student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 and the student to computer ratio is 1 to 1.


Chantilly’s rigorous and comprehensive academic program is further enhanced through student participation and success beyond the classroom that includes:

  • 21 Virginia High School League (VHSL) Varsity Sports
  • 90+ Clubs
  • 8 VHSL Academic Teams
  • 12 Honor Societies

Chantilly’s VHSL accomplishments during the tenure of the current senior class include:

  • 28 District Titles
  • 13 Regional Titles
  • 11 State Titles
  • Chantilly was 1st in State for the Wells Fargo Academic Cup and 4th in State for the Wells Fargo Athletic Cup

Chantilly is one of 11 high schools from across the United States, to be named a winner of the 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 First Amendment Press Freedom Award by the Journalism Education Association. The Award recognizes high schools that actively support, teach, and protect First Amendment rights and responsibilities of students and teachers, with an emphasis on student-run media, where students are responsible for all final decisions of content.


Chantilly High School boasts a nationally award winning Performing Arts Program to include:

  • Our top 3 Orchestras received excellent and superior ratings at the 2018 District Orchestra Assessments
  • Chamber Chorale received a superior rating at the past 6 District Chorus Assessments
  • Chantilly Drama is the largest theatre department in FCPS, accolades include:
    • 13 District One Act Play Competition Titles, 5 Regional and 4 State Championships
    • Cappies Program: Nominated for Best Play 12 times and won Best Set 8 times
  • Chantilly Band program serves approximately 10% of the CHS student population:
    • 1 of 25 bands nationwide selected to participate in the 2018 National Concert Band Festival
    • Straight Superior ratings for both Marching & Concert Band Programs at the 2018 District Band Assessment
    • 13 time Virginia Honor Band and 9 time Regional Finalists at Bands of America Marching Competitions


The Chantilly Governor’s STEM Academy serves over 1500 students from twenty high schools in the FCPS division. As a learning environment dedicated to technology, innovation, discovery, and “real-world problem solving,” Chantilly Academy’s mission is to provide specialized electives in three concentration areas: Engineering & Scientific Technology, Information Technology, and Health & Human Services. More than eighty percent of graduates continue on to postsecondary and higher education.


Asian 35.5% Hispanic 13.6% Other 4.8% Free and Reduced Lunch  18.2%
Black 6.6% White 39.5%        


Fairfax County Public Schools supports an open enrollment policy regarding student access to honors and AP classes. Any student interested in taking these advanced courses may enroll in them. 

Grade 9: 4 (Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles) Grade 10: All Grade 9, (4) plus Statistics, World History Grade 11: All 27 offered Grade 12: All 27 offered  

1,090 students took 2,768 tests with 77% passing with a 3 and above2016-2017 AP Testing Results

  • 21% scored a 5
  • 29% scored a 4
  • 27% scored a 3

AP Scholars

Year Scholars With Honors With Distinction National Scholars
2015 147 99 194 44
2016 143 84 199 45
2017 152 82 205 49
2018 CHS SAT I Mean


4 Year College: 61% 2 Year College: 20% *Fall Semester immediately following high school graduation


English 4 credits
Mathematics 3 credits
Laboratory Science 3 credits
History & Social Science 4 credits
Health & PE 2 credits
World Language, Fine Arts or Career & Technical Ed 2 credits
Economics & Personal Finance 1 credit
Electives 3 credits
Total 22 credits


  • FCPS/Chantilly High School does not rank students.
  • Chantilly High School does not estimate rank.
  • All credit courses are included in the cumulative GPA.
  • The GPA is weighted by an additional 1.0 for AP/IB courses.
  • The GPA is weighted by an additional .5 for Honors courses in Math, English, Science & Social Studies.
  • The 6th semester GPA range for the class of 2019 is 1.285 to 4.528 Class of 2019 = 671 students

Accredited by Virginia State Board of Education.