April 18, 2007



Todd Barnett

PO Box 4234

Charlottesville, VA 22905



RE:      SP-2006-043 Field School (Signs # 35, 36, 39)

              Tax Map Parcels 56A2-01-72 and 72A


Dear Mr. Barnett:


The Albemarle County Planning Commission, at its meeting on April 3, 2007, unanimously recommended approval of the above-noted petition to the Board of Supervisors.

Please note that this approval is subject to the following conditions:


1.       Maximum enrollment shall be 48 students.

2.       Hours of operation for the school shall be from7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

3.       The school is limited to existing buildings and park grounds as indicated on the concept plan (Attachment C).  Any additional building or site changes for the school use will require an amendment to this Special Use Permit (SP-2006-043).

4.       Prior to issuance of a Zoning Clearance for the private school use, water line dedications to the satisfaction of the Albemarle County Service Authority are required.

5.       The playgrounds and the park grounds, with the exception of the Community Building, will remain open and available for public use during the hours of school operation.

6.       The athletic fields at the park shall not be available for the school’s use after 4 p.m. on weekdays and shall not be available on weekends.

  1. The athletic fields shall not be available for school use when closed by the Department of Parks and Recreation for inclement weather, overuse, fields restoration, or when any other scheduled use is authorized by the Department of Parks and Recreation.
  2. The school use may begin and continue only if the Crozet Park covenants and restrictions expressly allow the use.
  3. Special Use Permit 2006-043 shall be valid until June 30, 2009.
  4.  Shuttle bus service for students to and from school shall be provided each school day. 


View staff report and attachments

View PC minutes

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Please be advised that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors will review this petition and receive public comment at their meeting on May 2, 2007.


If you should have any questions or comments regarding the above noted action, please do not hesitate to contact me at (434) 296-5832.






Rebecca Ragsdale

Senior Planner

Planning Division