Student Eligibility

  • CodeRVA partnering public school divisions are: Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell City, New Kent, Petersburg City, Powhatan, Prince George, Richmond City, and Sussex.
  • Any student that is eligible for enrollment in grade 9 during 2018-2019 in a CodeRVA partnering public school division may apply for CodeRVA Regional High School. Private or home schooled students may apply if the student’s permanent residence is in a partnering county or city.  If not currently enrolled in a CodeRVA partnering public school division (private school or home schooled), evidence of eligibility may be required.
  • CodeRVA applicants should have a deep interest in and passion for the study of computer science.  There are no academic requirements to apply for CodeRVA Regional High School.  
  • Questions regarding student eligibility may be sent to the CodeRVA at

Application Information

  • The CodeRVA Student Application System is now closed.  The application is optimized for use on desktop or laptop computers.
    • For technical support with the online application system, please contact
    • If an alternate method is necessary to complete the student application, please contact CodeRVA at
  • Student eligibility for CodeRVA will be verified by partnering school division staff.  
    • Applicant’s parents/guardians will need to monitor the (Parent/Guardian 1) e-mail address used in the application process for communications regarding their application status.


  • The application period for the 2018-2019 school year will open in early January 2018.

Student Selection

  • 93 students from the 13 partnering school divisions will be selected for 2018-2019.  Each CodeRVA partnering school division receives a specific number of student slots, as determined by the CodeRVA School Board and the partnering school division.  
  • One of CodeRVA’s goals is to address socioeconomic, gender, and racial inequities in STEM-related education.  To this end, CodeRVA’s selection process will be independently-operated and hosted by a contractor with a successful history of providing student lottery-based selection systems that support programs that seek representation reflective of the community it serves.