Education

  • 98.4 percent of Chesterfield schools fully accredited

    98.4 percent of Chesterfield schools fully accredited

    September 13, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    98.4 percent of Chesterfield schools fully accredited Virginia Department of Education Ettrick Elementary, Carver Middle and Salem Church Middle regained full accreditation status and were among the 98.4 percent of Chesterfield County schools to be fully accredited today by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE). These 60 schools were fully […]

     
  • James River phenom wins National Challenge

    James River phenom wins National Challenge

    September 8, 2017 at 2:32 pm 1 comment

    Chesterfield County student Sam Raymond wins 2017 National STEM Video Game Challenge James River High School A Robious Middle student when the video game was designed, Sam is one of only 23 middle and high school winners of the 2017 National STEM Video Game Challenge. More than 3,000 entries – […]

     
  • Innovative Chesterfield teachers awarded MCD Grants

    Innovative Chesterfield teachers awarded MCD Grants

    September 7, 2017 at 11:07 am 0 comments

    Innovative programs proposed by Chesterfield County teachers receive more than $25,000 in MCD foundation grants Chesterfield County Public Schools Programs focused on enhancing recycling efforts, inspiring students with special needs and creating a new video game league that promotes teamwork were several of the innovative programs chosen to receive funding […]

     
  • 3 locals vie for Presidential Awards

    3 locals vie for Presidential Awards

    August 31, 2017 at 7:15 am 0 comments

    Three Team Chesterfield members finalists for Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Chesterfield County Public Schools Three Chesterfield County Public Schools educators recently were named state-level finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). The Presidential recognition is the highest honor a […]

     
  • Middle School student finishes in top half of National Spanish Spelling Bee

    Middle School student finishes in top half of National Spanish Spelling Bee

    August 24, 2017 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Salem Middle student represents Virginia, finishes in top half of National Spanish Spelling Bee Salem Church Middle School Salem Church Middle eighth-grader Jayln Jimenez Garcia represented Virginia last month in the National Spanish Spelling Bee in San Antonio, Texas, where she beat out more than 15 of the 30 national […]

     
  • Falling Creek Middle Big Book Bash

    Falling Creek Middle Big Book Bash

    August 23, 2017 at 10:23 am 0 comments

    Falling Creek Middle Big Book Bash Falling Creek Middle School Falling Creek Middle hosted the Big Book Bash event today to bring feeder pattern schools together to share in the joy of reading. Families were able to select books to take home.  They also made crafts with the Science Museum […]

     
  • Public schools student pass rates exceed state averages

    Public schools student pass rates exceed state averages

    August 15, 2017 at 10:16 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools student pass rates exceed state averages in all SOL content areas Chesterfield County Public Schools Chesterfield County Public Schools student pass rates on state-mandated Standards of Learning tests continue to exceed state averages, according to the latest data released by the Virginia Department of Education. Chesterfield […]

     
  • Nutrislice mobile app serves up school menus

    Nutrislice mobile app serves up school menus

    August 14, 2017 at 11:33 am 0 comments

    Nutrislice mobile app serves up Chesterfield County school menus Chesterfield County Public Schools Looking for today’s breakfast or lunch school menu? There’s an app for that, from Nutrislice. The School Lunch app makes it easy to find out what is being served in Chesterfield County Public Schools’ cafeterias. The app […]

     
  • McAuliffe recognizes Robious Corridor Award Winners

    McAuliffe recognizes Robious Corridor Award Winners

    August 9, 2017 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

    McAuliffe recognizes Robious Corridor Winners of Virginia Index of Performance awards Governor McAuliffe Gov. Terry McAuliffe and the Virginia Board of Education today honored 18 Chesterfield County schools with 2017 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement. The state awards recognize schools that exceed minimum state accountability […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools Bus Schedules Released

    Chesterfield County Public Schools Bus Schedules Released

    August 8, 2017 at 7:45 pm 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools Bus Schedules Released Chesterfield County Public Schools The following information is provided to assist parents in locating the closest stop to their home. Please choose the stop most convenient for your child. Parents please read Transportation Procedures for Kindergarten, Prekindergarten and Head Start Students Including Students […]

     
  • School registration ongoing for 2017-18 school year

    School registration ongoing for 2017-18 school year

    August 1, 2017 at 3:38 pm 0 comments

    School registration ongoing for 2017-18 school year Chesterfield County Public Schools Are you new to the county and need to register a student? New students attending Chesterfield County Public Schools this upcoming school year should register as soon as possible at the school they are zoned to attend. Early registration […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools recognized with national 2017 Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Award

    Chesterfield County Public Schools recognized with national 2017 Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Award

    July 16, 2017 at 7:11 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools recognized with national 2017 Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Award Chesterfield County Public Schools Chesterfield County Public Schools was awarded the 2017 Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Award for its Anytime, Anywhere Learning initiative at the the fifth-annual Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Awards (DCCAA) in […]

     
  • Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award

    Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award

    June 22, 2017 at 7:59 am 0 comments

      Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award Chesterfield County Public Schools The Administrator of the Year Award is special and only presented to the administrator of a school, group of schools, or institution of higher education for supporting the development of an exemplary library media […]

     
  • Maker Space Open House

    Maker Space Open House

    June 19, 2017 at 7:51 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools to break ground on new replacement Beulah Elementary Chesterfield County Public Schools would like to invite faculty, students and their families and Chesterfield residents to the Maker Space Open House to show all future users how they can use the Maker Space tools, training and support […]

     
  • Photo information: Midlothian High staff presented with the award.
L:R: Dr. Linda Szwabowski, Lindsay Garrison, Shawn Abel, Catherine Mazzola, Donna Dalton

    Midlothian French program recognized with exemplary honor

    May 19, 2017 at 7:09 am 0 comments

    Midlothian French program recognized with exemplary honor Midlothian High School Programme exemplaire avec is how the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) recently recognized Midlothian High’s French elective program. The school’s program was named an AATF Exemplary Program with Honors, a prestigious award recognizing the outstanding quality of the […]

     
  • You can become a nurse’s aide!

    You can become a nurse’s aide!

    May 16, 2017 at 9:39 pm 0 comments

    You can become a nurse’s aide! Chesterfield County Public Schools There is still time to register for the Nurse Aide class offered this summer through Chesterfield County Public Schools’ Adult Continuing Education Office. Nurse Aide classes will meet 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Mondays through Wednesdays from June 19-Aug. 10 at […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2018 Teachers of the Year

    Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2018 Teachers of the Year

    May 12, 2017 at 3:02 pm 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools announces its 2018 Teachers of the Year Chesterfield County Public Schools Balloons, banners and flowers filled the classrooms of three teachers at Chesterfield County schools today as School Board members and school division leaders announced the 2018 Teachers of the Year for elementary, middle and high […]

     
  • Superintendent James Lane receives 2017 UCEA Excellence in Educational Leadership Award

    Superintendent James Lane receives 2017 UCEA Excellence in Educational Leadership Award

    April 28, 2017 at 8:23 am 0 comments

    Superintendent James Lane receives 2017 UCEA Excellence in Educational Leadership Award Chesterfield Public Schools “Chesterfield County Public Schools is fortunate to have an engaging leader like Dr. Lane, and we are proud that his leadership and work continues to be recognized nationally,” School Board Chair Dr. Javaid Siddiqi said. “While […]

     
  • Three Chesterfield County middle schools named national Schools to Watch

    Three Chesterfield County middle schools named national Schools to Watch

    April 6, 2017 at 10:10 pm 0 comments

    3 Chesterfield County middle schools named national Schools to Watch Chesterfield County Public Schools Three more high-performing Chesterfield County middle schools were recognized today as national Schools to Watch by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform. Bailey Bridge, Robious and Swift Creek middle schools were recognized during staff meetings […]

     
  • Midlo Spares No Effort in Strike Out Cancer Effort

    Midlo Spares No Effort in Strike Out Cancer Effort

    March 14, 2017 at 5:32 pm 0 comments

    Strike Out Cancer Chesterfield County Public Schools Four local high schools raise more than $10,000 to Strike Out Cancer. More than 320 Chesterfield County high school students and staff members, as well as the Chesterfield County School Board and Superintendent Dr. James Lane, collectively raised more than $10,000 through the […]