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    Rapids Women Swim Team take 1st place, Men finish 3rd

    January 18, 2019 at 8:14 pm 0 comments

    By Cassie Dickerson (Midlothian, Va., January 2019) Chesterfield County’s top 5 swim teams competed Thursday night with the Lady Rapids taking first place. Top 200 Medley Relay: Kaila Hewitt/Grace Sheble/Caroline Sheble/Morgan Burton (All Sophomores) went a stunning 146:73. Kate Stanko continues to drop time in the 500 Free and set […]

     
  • Hoops Trifecta

    Hoops Trifecta

    January 17, 2019 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

    By Ryan Boone – Benedictine ’19 (Midlothian, Va., January 2019) Reprinted from – www.benedictinecollegeprep.org/news On Friday, January 11 the Sheppard Street Gym, or the “Rut,” was filled with a trifecta of high school basketball, which included the JV basketball team, the St. Gertrude’s varsity basketball team and the Benedictine varsity […]

     
  • A Message from Midlo FB Coach, Matt Hutchings

    A Message from Midlo FB Coach, Matt Hutchings

    January 2, 2019 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

    We could really use your support this year. In addition to mentoring a group of young people who want to learn and experience success, we also have to be nearly a full time fundraiser. As budgets get tighter and tighter, taking care of some of the most basic needs for […]

     
  • Join BABC-JRC Habitat for Humanity Day

    Join BABC-JRC Habitat for Humanity Day

    January 1, 2019 at 1:47 pm 0 comments

    (Midlothian, Va. – January, 2019) Join the Bon Air Baptist James River Campus in their first mission to support Habitat for Humanity on January 19th. The hope of the organization is to continue and nurture an ongoing relationship with Habitat for Humanity, a wonderful nonprofit group,going forward.  There are 3 ways you can […]

     
  • Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status

    Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status

    December 14, 2018 at 6:58 am 0 comments

    Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status Recognition given for success in reducing achievement gaps CHESTERFIELD, VA. (December 2018) The National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators has announced that Ettrick Elementary School has been named a National ESEA Distinguished School . Ettrick Elementary is one of up […]

     
  • Team Chesterfield earns AP District Honor Roll status for increasing access to and performance on AP tests

    Team Chesterfield earns AP District Honor Roll status for increasing access to and performance on AP tests

    December 6, 2018 at 7:25 am 0 comments

    (Chesterfield, Va. December, 2018) Chesterfield County Public Schools has been selected to the College Board’s ninth annual AP District Honor Roll, one of just two school divisions in Virginia to receive this prestigious honor and the only large school division in the commonwealth to be selected for the recognition. Nearly […]

     
  • Midlothian Trojan Post Season Honors

    Midlothian Trojan Post Season Honors

    December 4, 2018 at 2:49 pm 0 comments

    (Midlothian, Va., December, 2019) Brandon Staib, Neil Richburg and Will Pomeroy were nominated to play in the Big River Rivalry Game presented by the Touchdown Club of Richmond at Randolph Macon College on Saturday, December 16 at 1:00 pm. Aaron Vardell and Brandon Staib were named to the 2018 All […]

     
  • Robious Middle’s Zaval selected as nation’s top middle school social studies teacher

    Robious Middle’s Zaval selected as nation’s top middle school social studies teacher

    November 29, 2018 at 7:55 am 0 comments

    Robious Middle’s Zaval selected as nation’s top middle school social studies teacher CHESTERFIELD, VA. (November, 2018) According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there are approximately 3.1 million teachers in the United States.    Out of all those millions of teachers, at least according to the National Council for the […]

     
  • 5 educators receive 2018 R.E.B Awards for Teaching Excellence

    5 educators receive 2018 R.E.B Awards for Teaching Excellence

    November 19, 2018 at 7:53 am 0 comments

    5 educators receive 2018 R.E.B Awards for Teaching Excellence CHESTERFIELD, VA. (November, 2018) The Community Foundation and the R.E.B. Foundation recognized five Chesterfield County teachers with 2018 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence during a regional ceremony last week. Seven other Chesterfield County teachers were recognized as finalists for the award. […]

     
  • Falling Creek Middle’s Young	Gentlemen of the Creek necktie ceremony November 29th

    Falling Creek Middle’s Young Gentlemen of the Creek necktie ceremony November 29th

    November 16, 2018 at 7:11 am 0 comments

    Falling Creek Middle’s Young Gentlemen of the Creek necktie ceremony November 29th CHESTERFIELD, VA. (November, 2018) The Falling Creek Middle boys mentoring program, Young Gentlemen of the Creek, will hold their annual necktie ceremony on Nov. 29. There will be a motivational speaker and then the Young Gentlemen will be able to shop […]

     
  • Schools receive Purple Star designation for work with military families

    Schools receive Purple Star designation for work with military families

    November 14, 2018 at 5:29 pm 0 comments

    Schools receive Purple Star designation for work with military families Five Chesterfield County schools are among the 59 K-12 schools in Virginia to have received 2018 Purple Star designation for their support of military children and their families. Curtis Elementary, Hopkins Elementary, Spring Run Elementary, Carver College and Career Academy […]

     
  • 2018 BRAVO! AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ALUMNI

    2018 BRAVO! AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ALUMNI

    November 7, 2018 at 9:39 pm 0 comments

    Schools receive Purple Star designation for work with military families CHESTERFIELD, VA. (November, 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 […]

     
  • Meet the new Chesterfield County Superintendent of Schools

    Meet the new Chesterfield County Superintendent of Schools

    November 6, 2018 at 7:08 am 0 comments

    Meet the new Chesterfield County Superintendent of Schools CHESTERFIELD, VA. (November, 2018) School Board members and new Superintendent Dr. Merv Daugherty will host meet and greets throughout the community this fall as part of his work to get to know the community and better understand issues of importance to local […]

     
  • Robious Middle School Boys Cross Country Dominates

    Robious Middle School Boys Cross Country Dominates

    October 16, 2018 at 7:46 am 0 comments

        Robious Middle School Boys Cross Country Dominates Robious Middle School The Robious Middle School Boys Cross Country team finished in first place in the Middle School Division at the Milestat.com XC Invitational Meet at Pole Green Park in Mechanicsville on Saturday, October 13th. The team placed all six […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]