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  • Midlothian High School Trojan Band and Wegmans Midlothian Present The 12th Annual Showcase of Bands

    Midlothian High School Trojan Band and Wegmans Midlothian Present The 12th Annual Showcase of Bands

    October 4, 2018 at 12:52 pm 1 comment

    Midlothian High School Trojan Band and Wegmans Midlothian Present The 12th Annual Showcase of Bands (MIDLOTHIAN, VA, Oct. 1 , 2018 ) On Saturday, Oct. 13, the Midlothian High School Trojan Band and Wegmans in Midlothian will host the 12th Annual Showcase of Bands at Midlothian High School, located at […]

     
  • On-time graduation rate increases to 91 percent

    On-time graduation rate increases to 91 percent

    October 3, 2018 at 7:58 am 0 comments

    On-time graduation rate increases to 91 percent CHESTERFIELD, VA. (October 2018) Innovative classroom settings and authentic, real-life lessons are being credited with helping keep Chesterfield County Public Schools students engaged in school and graduating within the expected four-year timeframe.   Chesterfield County Public Schools’ on-time graduation rate increased 0.7 percentage […]

     
  • Columbia Gas Partners with Communities in Schools Chesterfield

    Columbia Gas Partners with Communities in Schools Chesterfield

    October 2, 2018 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Columbia Gas Partners with Communities in Schools Chesterfield (Chester, VA, Oct. 1, 2018 ) Helping students and communities succeed is goal of new Communities In Schools and Columbia Gas partnership $5,000 grant from NiSource Charitable Foundation to support local school programs Helping local students stay in school and achieve in […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Help Wanted – Licensed Mental Health Therapist

    Help Wanted – Licensed Mental Health Therapist

    October 1, 2018 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Help Wanted – Licensed Mental Health Therapist CHESTERFIELD, VA. (October 2018) Family Guidance Centers, a growing group private practice, is seeking experienced licensed mental health therapist (LCP, LPC, or LCSW) to work full, or part-time as an independent contractor in our Midlothian office. Position is available January 2019. About The […]

     
  • Stress Management

    Stress Management

    September 29, 2018 at 7:12 am 0 comments

    Stress Management CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) I want to discuss stress management techniques that I have found to be beneficial for all the everyday stress that builds in our daily lives. Some have been researched and some have no scientific backing but have been claimed to be highly efficient by […]

     
  • Come Home Alive program promotes safe teen driving

    Come Home Alive program promotes safe teen driving

    September 26, 2018 at 7:56 am 0 comments

    Come Home Alive program promotes safe teen driving CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Parents and teen drivers are invited to the Come Home Alive safe driving program. With the goal of reducing car crashes and saving lives, the program brings together parents, students, school officials, law enforcement representatives and community members. […]

     
  • Meet Malinda Tiffany, LCSW

    Meet Malinda Tiffany, LCSW

    September 25, 2018 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

    Meet Malinda Tiffany, LCSW CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) “Outpatient Therapy can help most anyone boost their confidence and overall life outlook, enhance motivation and insight, and provide tools to overcome future stressors and unresolved issues from the past. Let go of the negative thinking, heightened emotional reactions (like anger, sadness […]

     
  • Help select façade for replacement Harrowgate Elementary

    Help select façade for replacement Harrowgate Elementary

    September 20, 2018 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    Help select façade for replacement Harrowgate Elementary CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Residents in the Harrowgate 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 […]

     
  • Help select façade for replacement Reams Elementary School

    Help select façade for replacement Reams Elementary School

    September 19, 2018 at 7:40 am 0 comments

    Help select façade for replacement Reams Elementary School CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 2018) Residents in the Reams 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]