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  • School Bus Driver Job Fair to be held on Nov. 14

    School Bus Driver Job Fair to be held on Nov. 14

    November 2, 2017 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    School Bus Driver Job Fair to be held on Nov. 14 Chesterfield County Public Schools Are you interested in a 10-month work schedule with summers off? Do you want to have a schedule that mirrors the schedule of Chesterfield County Public Schools students? Check out the Chesterfield County Public Schools […]

     
  • Six schools and CCPS Online named Blue Star Schools

    Six schools and CCPS Online named Blue Star Schools

    October 31, 2017 at 7:50 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. Six schools and CCPS Online named Blue Star Schools Chesterfield County Schools Six Chesterfield County high schools and the school division’s online education program were recognized as W!SE Blue Star Schools for work completed during the 2016-17 school year. To be considered a Blue […]

     
  • Local school PTAs recognized as National PTA Schools of Excellence

    Local school PTAs recognized as National PTA Schools of Excellence

    October 30, 2017 at 10:03 am 0 comments

    Spring Run and Clover Hill elementary school PTAs recognized as National PTA Schools of Excellence Chesterfield County Public School The Spring Run Elementary and Clover Hill Elementary PTAs were recently recognized as National PTA Schools of Excellence. This national recognition program supports and celebrates partnerships between PTAs and schools that […]

     
  • CCPS reaches 100 percent accreditation mark

    CCPS reaches 100 percent accreditation mark

    October 27, 2017 at 10:29 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. Falling Creek Middle receives partial accreditation; School division reaches 100 percent accreditation mark Chesterfield County Public Schools The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) announced today that Falling Creek Middle gained partial accreditation status, making Chesterfield County Public Schools 100 percent accredited for the 2017-18 […]

     
  • Holiday – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    Holiday – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    October 27, 2017 at 7:15 am 0 comments

    brought to you by acac Midlothian. Holiday – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian With the holiday season fast approaching, wouldn’t it be nice if there was a time-saving appliance that didn’t need foods to be defrosted, beans pre-soaked, and could even pop popcorn? Well, there is; the Instant […]

     
  • Nominate a principal for the R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership

    Nominate a principal for the R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership

    October 26, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. Nominate a principal for the R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership Chesterfield County Public Schools Do you know a principal who goes above and beyond in their school to provide a positive learning setting for students and staff? Nominate an outstanding principal for the […]

     
  • More than 8,000 denim items donated for 2017 Denim Drive

    More than 8,000 denim items donated for 2017 Denim Drive

    October 22, 2017 at 7:59 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. More than 8,000 denim items donated for 2017 Denim Drive   Goodwill, the Chesterfield County Council of PTAs and Chesterfield County Public Schools partnered last month to host the ninth annual Denim Drive competition. Schools from across Chesterfield County collected gently used denim, which […]

     
  • October – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    October – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    October 21, 2017 at 7:08 am 0 comments

    October – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian With October being breast cancer awareness month, it’s important that we all take account of our health. Most of us have friends or relatives that have struggled with this disease and although many things in life can’t be controlled, we can […]

     
  • Chesterfield County to honor teachers at 2018 Teachers of the Year Gala on Thursday

    Chesterfield County to honor teachers at 2018 Teachers of the Year Gala on Thursday

    October 18, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County to honor teachers at 2018 Teachers of the Year Gala on Thursday Chesterfield County Public Schools WHAT: Chesterfield County Public Schools will honor the 2018 Teachers of the Year for elementary, middle and high school, as well as the countywide Teacher of the Year, at the annual Teacher […]

     
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    Midlo Cross Country racks up podium finishes

    October 17, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Midlo Cross Country racks up podium finishes Midlothian High School The Midlothian Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams finished third and fourth, respectively, at the Milestat Invitational Meet, both competing in the varsity A Divisions. The Midlothian Girls Cross Country Team was especially busy, winning the Red Invitational at Great […]

     
  • Family Meals – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    Family Meals – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    October 14, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Family Meals – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian Now that the school year is in full swing, are you finding time to have family meals together? Work schedules, sports practices, and after-school lessons leave little time for meal planning and preparation. Try to block out at least a […]

     
  • CCPS ranked 1st for funds raised for American Heart Association

    CCPS ranked 1st for funds raised for American Heart Association

    October 12, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    CCPS ranked first in Central Virginia, second in state for funds raised to support American Heart Association Chesterfield County Public Schools Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States yet is 80 percent preventable? To support the prevention of heart disease, 29 […]

     
  • Carver recognized as the VTEEA’s 2017 Program of the Year

    Carver recognized as the VTEEA’s 2017 Program of the Year

    October 10, 2017 at 11:00 pm 0 comments

      brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. Carver recognized as the VTEEA’s 2017 Program of the Year Chesterfield County Public Schools           The Virginia Technology and Engineering Education Association recently announced Carver College and Career Academy received its 2017 Program of the Year Award for having the state’s best high […]

     
  • Dining out – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    Dining out – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    October 7, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Dining out – NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian Do you feel that eating out is slowing down your fitness goals? It’s definitely more challenging when you are in social situations to be mindful of what you’re eating. Sharing an entrée can help with portion control, but sitting next […]

     
  • Fruit and Veggie Week happening Oct. 9-12 at CCPS elementary schools

    Fruit and Veggie Week happening Oct. 9-12 at CCPS elementary schools

    October 6, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Fruit and Veggie Week happening Oct. 9-12 at CCPS elementary schools Chesterfield County Public Schools “Orange you going to eat your fruits and veggies today?” Students at 16 different elementary schools throughout Chesterfield County Public Schools will be tasting different fruits and veggies throughout the week of Oct. 9-12 during […]

     
  • Open Houses offer information about high school choices

    Open Houses offer information about high school choices

    September 26, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Specialty Center fairs, open houses offer information about high school choices Chesterfield County Public Schools To help students and their parents learn about the variety of high school options, Chesterfield County Public Schools will hold two information fairs, as well as open houses at every specialty center and governor’s school. […]

     
  • 2018 CCPS graduation schedule announced

    2018 CCPS graduation schedule announced

    September 25, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    2018 graduation schedule announced Chesterfield County Public Schools Nearly 4,500 Chesterfield County students will walk across the stages of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Virginia State University (VSU) to receive their high school diplomas during graduation ceremonies scheduled for June 2018. The 11 high school graduations will take place the […]

     
  • Football Season- NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    Football Season- NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    September 22, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    Football Season- NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian Football season is here and it’s natural to think about great tailgate food as part of the fun. Here are a few ideas to keep the fat and calories in check while you cheer on your favorite team. I like to […]

     
  • Gabriel Romito’s ’18 internship at the VA General Assembly

    Gabriel Romito’s ’18 internship at the VA General Assembly

    September 19, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    A Virginia State of Mind: Gabriel Romito’s ’18 internship at the VA General Assembly Benedictine College Preparatory   Many Cadets at Benedictine have the opportunity to take part in an internship during the school year or over the summer; for example, through the Corporate Internship Program. Not too many Cadets, […]

     
  • From a Robious Reader. . .Rules For Sons

    From a Robious Reader. . .Rules For Sons

    September 17, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Rules For Sons. . . from a Robious Corridor Reader Never shake a man’s hand sitting down. There are plenty of ways to enter a pool. The stairs aren’t one. The man at the grill is the closest thing we have to a king. In a negotiation, never make the […]