Welcome Knights!!!

9906 Springwood Road
Buchanan, VA  24066
540-254-2765 (Fax)

  Important Dates

August 2, 2016, Tuesday -- 

  • Schedule pick-up & fee payment in cafeteria
  • 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • GRADES 10-12 ONLY
August 8, 2016, Monday--
  • Freshmen Orientation in cafeteria, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Grades 9-12, schedule pick-up & fee payment, 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Students who will be 9th graders at James River High School this fall are invited to attend Freshman Orientation on Monday, August 8, 2016.  Students will participate in orientation activities from 9:00 a.m.-12 noon and are expected to attend the entire three-hour session. This event is for students only. Parents are asked to return to James River to pay fees and pick up their students at 12 noon.  We look forward to welcoming your child to JRHS.

August 9, 2016, Tuesday--First student day

August 18, 2016, Thursday--Back to School Night, 6:30 p.m.

Recent Announcements

  • JRHS Louise & Sam McGhee Scholarship Fund Recipients Congratulations to the  recipients of The Louise and Sam McGhee Scholarship Fund from James River High School, Ethan Aylor and Michael Albert. 
    Posted May 23, 2016, 1:45 PM by Nancy Clarkson
  • Freshmen Orientation Monday, August 8, 2016 Students who will be 9th graders at James River High School this fall are invited to attend Freshmen Orientation on Monday, August 8, 2016.  Students will participate in orientation activities ...
    Posted May 19, 2016, 2:41 PM by Nancy Clarkson
  • B'nai B'rith Athletic & Achievement Award Congratulations to the 2016 James River High School nominees for the B'nai B'rith Athletic & Achievement Award are Michael Albert and Alex Wolfe.
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:19 PM by Nancy Clarkson
  • Knight's Track Classic Congratulations to the following track athletes who placed in the Knight’s Track Classic:  Michael Albert, Darius Cheatwood, Will Miller, Tara Krantz and Lauren Ogle
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:05 PM by Nancy Clarkson
  • 2016-2017 SCA Officers Congratulations to the 2016–2017 SCA Officers:  President- Emily BryanVice President – Kathryn UpsonSecretary – Eva Grumbine Reporters – Marcella Allison and Hannah Nelms Treasurer – Nate Brinkley  
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:05 PM by Nancy Clarkson
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This schedule is for Algebra 1, Geometry, AFDA, and Algebra 2 students only.  All other subject areas should make appointments with their teachers for additional help.  These sessions are NOT to be used for make-up quizzes and tests, they are for tutoring only!

Tuesday              3:45-4:45 PM               McCarter

 Wednesday        8:00-8:45 AM                Pinkard 

Thursday             3:45-4:45 PM                 Eubank


The Virginia Department of Education and Botetourt County Schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, political affiliation, disability, or gender in their educational programs or activities. No person shall be denied educational opportunities solely because of impairment, which is unrelated to the ability to engage in activities involved in the program for which application has been made. Questions and/or complaints should be addressed to John S. Busher, III, Assistant Superintendent or Jill Green, Director of Human Resources at 540-473-8263.  Policy/Procedure

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