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  • 100 percent of Chesterfield schools are fully accredited

    100 percent of Chesterfield schools are fully accredited

    October 1, 2018 at 10:55 pm 0 comments

    Help select façade for replacement Crestwood Elementary CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Falling Creek Middle regained full accreditation status and all other Chesterfield County schools maintained full accreditation status, making all Chesterfield County schools fully accredited by the Virginia Department of Education for the first time since the 2012-13 school year. These […]

     
  • Virginia Child and Adult Care Food Program non-pricing child and adult day care centers

    Virginia Child and Adult Care Food Program non-pricing child and adult day care centers

    September 11, 2018 at 9:38 am 0 comments

    Virginia Child and Adult Care Food Program non-pricing child and adult day care centers CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Chesterfield County Public School Prekindergarten announces the sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). The same meals will be available at no separate charge to all participants at each […]

     
  • Help select façade for replacement Crestwood Elementary

    Help select façade for replacement Crestwood Elementary

    September 1, 2018 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

    Help select façade for replacement Crestwood Elementary CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Residents in the Crestwood Elementary School community and attendance zone are encouraged to vote today to help Chesterfield County Public Schools determine the façade for the replacement school that will open in Fall 2021.  Demolition of the existing school […]

     
  • Chesterfield County students may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals

    Chesterfield County students may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals

    September 1, 2018 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

    Chesterfield County students may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Chesterfield County Public Schools provides nutritious breakfasts and lunches in every school. Based on household size and income, students may qualify for free or reduced – price meals under the National School Lunch Program and […]

     
  • School Leaders Visit on First Day of Class

    School Leaders Visit on First Day of Class

    August 31, 2018 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools leaders to visit for first day of school CHESTERFIELD, VA. (August 2018) WHAT: School Board members and Interim Superintendent Donald Fairheart will be visiting several schools throughout Chesterfield County on Sept. 4, the first day of the 2018 – 19 school year. From greeting students as […]

     
  • Chesterfield selects Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty as superintendent

    Chesterfield selects Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty as superintendent

    August 23, 2018 at 8:00 pm 0 comments

    Chesterfield selects Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty as superintendent CHESTERFIELD, VA. (August 2018) The Chesterfield County School Board today unanimously voted to appoint Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty as the new Superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. Dr. Daugherty’s appointment is effective Nov. 1, so that he is able to start the […]

     
  • SOL pass rates meet or exceed state averages

    SOL pass rates meet or exceed state averages

    August 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

    SOL pass rates meet or exceed state averages; work expected to result in full accreditation for division CHESTERFIELD, VA. (August 2018) Chesterfield County Public Schools students continue to meet or exceed Virginia performance levels on state – mandated Standards of Learning tests, according to the latest data released by the […]

     
  • Help “Stuff the Bus” for Chesterfield County students this Saturday

    Help “Stuff the Bus” for Chesterfield County students this Saturday

    July 31, 2018 at 7:59 am 0 comments

    Help “Stuff the Bus” for Chesterfield County students this Saturday CHESTERFIELD, VA. (July 2018) Representatives from the Chesterfield Education Foundation and South State Bank will team up on Saturday, Aug. 4, for this year’s “Stuff the Bus” event at the Midlothian Wal-Mart.   Donations will be accepted between 10 a.m. […]

     
  • School Board meetings

    School Board meetings

    July 26, 2018 at 7:29 am 0 comments

    School Board meetings CHESTERFIELD, VA. (July 2018) The Citizens Budget Advisory Committee will hold a new member orientation at 1 p.m. July 31 in the Central Office building, 9900 Krause Rd. The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a special called meeting at 4:45 p.m. Aug. 9 in the  County  […]

     
  • Seventeen Chesterfield County schools receive Virginia Index of Performance awards

    Seventeen Chesterfield County schools receive Virginia Index of Performance awards

    June 28, 2018 at 7:18 am 0 comments

    Seventeen Chesterfield County schools receive Virginia Index of Performance awards Three of 14 schools to earn top honors are located in Chesterfield County Gov. Ralph Northam and the Virginia Board of Education today announced that 17 Chesterfield County schools have been honored with 2018 Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) awards […]

     
  • Firefighting program selected as Region I winner of the 2018 Creating Excellence partnership program

    Firefighting program selected as Region I winner of the 2018 Creating Excellence partnership program

    June 26, 2018 at 7:50 am 0 comments

    Firefighting program selected as Region I winner of the 2018 Creating Excellence partnership program A career-preparation partnership between Chesterfield Fire and Emergency Services and Chesterfield County Public Schools was one of 16 statewide exemplary career and technical education programs honored during the recent annual Creating Excellence Awards program, hosted by […]

     
  • End of School Stress

    End of School Stress

    June 14, 2018 at 7:19 am 0 comments

    End of School Stress Family Guidance Centers It’s a very exciting time of year for many of us as we begin to enjoy the warmer temperatures, appreciate the longer days and make plans for summer vacation. Many families look forward to beach trips, visits with family and participating in other […]

     
  • Chesterfield Education Foundation Announces 2018 Bravo!

    Chesterfield Education Foundation Announces 2018 Bravo!

    June 13, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield Education Foundation Announces 2018 Bravo! Awards Recipients For Outstanding Alumni CHESTERFIELD, VA. (June, 2018) The Chesterfield Education Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Bravo! Awards, recognizing outstanding professional and community achievements of Chesterfield County Public Schools’ alumni.  During the past nine years, recipients have ranged […]

     
  • Sunday Brunch in the Robious Corridor

    Sunday Brunch in the Robious Corridor

    May 27, 2018 at 7:19 am 2 comments

    Brought to you by Family Guidance Centers Brunch in the Robious Corridor The Shaved Duck Restaurant Sunday 10:30am – 2:30pm It’s Sunday, the weather is starting to heat up, finally.  This time of year is a time for new things.  What kind of new things? The Shaved Duck Restaurant kind […]

     
  • Tomahawk Creek Middle celebrates 10th anniversary

    Tomahawk Creek Middle celebrates 10th anniversary

    May 15, 2018 at 7:08 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Tomahawk Creek Middle celebrates 10th anniversary Tomahawk Creek Middle School WHAT: Having opened its doors in September 2008, Tomahawk Middle School is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Scheduled speakers include Clover Hill District School Board representative Dianne Smith, Superintendent Dr. James Lane and former […]

     
  • Chesterfield County School Board seeks applicants for advisory committee openings

    Chesterfield County School Board seeks applicants for advisory committee openings

    May 14, 2018 at 7:18 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County School Board seeks applicants for advisory committee openings Chesterfield County Public Schools Advisory committees established by the Chesterfield County School Board are one way community members can connect with the school division. Advisory committee members are appointed from each of the county’s five magisterial districts and include parents, teachers, staff members, students […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2019 Teachers of the Year

    Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2019 Teachers of the Year

    May 11, 2018 at 7:49 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2019 Teachers of the Year Chesterfield County Public Schools Board members and school division leaders announced the 2019 Teachers of the Year for elementary, middle and high schools and the countywide Teacher of the Year at surprise celebrations during national Teacher Appreciation Week.  Sixth-grade […]

     
  • Chesterfield County School Board names School Safety Task Force Members

    Chesterfield County School Board names School Safety Task Force Members

    April 17, 2018 at 7:08 am 1 comment

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Chesterfield County School Board names School Safety Task Force Members Chesterfield County Public Schools ~More than 200 applications received from community members~ The Chesterfield County School Board recently announced the creation of the School Safety Task Force to evaluate current protocols and […]

     
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    Midlothian High qualifies for Economics and Personal Finance Challenge competition

    April 16, 2018 at 7:47 am 1 comment

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Midlothian High qualifies for statewide Economics and Personal Finance Challenge competition Midlothian High School Midlothian High School recently earned a spot in The Governor’s Challenge in Economics and Personal Finance, a rigorous statewide competition that will be held April 20 at Capital One in Richmond.  Midlothian […]

     
  • Burlington surprises Matoaca Elementary teachers with $10,000

    Burlington surprises Matoaca Elementary teachers with $10,000

    April 13, 2018 at 7:30 am 1 comment

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Burlington surprises Matoaca Elementary teachers with $10,000 donation for classroom supplies Matoaca Elementary School Burlington Stores, Inc., through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org, donated $10,000 to Matoaca Elementary School in celebration of its new store that will open this week in the Matoaca District. […]