The Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals selected Colonial Heights High School to be included on its list of Virginia's Top Ten Academic High Schools, in 2004. This determination is based on success with SOL scores among all sub-groups of students.
Colonial Heights High School is a fully accredited school. CHHS is accredited by the State Board of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member in good standing of the Virginia High School League. In 1991, CHHS received recognition by the State of Virginia as a nominee for the National Secondary School Recognition Program for "Outstanding Secondary Schools.''
The School Quality Profile provides information about student achievement, accreditation, Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), and other data for individual schools and the school division as a whole. It is developed by the Virginia Department of Education. The following link will open in a new browser window.