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  • 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 […]

     
  • Mirand a Houston, Alessandra Taliaferro, Ruby Willoughby and Evan Fournet

    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. […]

     
  • James River High flag ceremony celebrates school diversity

    James River High flag ceremony celebrates school diversity

    April 11, 2018 at 7:59 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant James River High flag ceremony celebrates school diversity James River High School WHAT: James River High School is a diverse learning community featuring students from 67 countries who speak 31 different languages. To celebrate this blend of international cultures, the school will […]

     
  • Monacan	High to host 22nd Annual VHSL Ken Tilley Student Leaders Conference

    Monacan High to host 22nd Annual VHSL Ken Tilley Student Leaders Conference

    April 11, 2018 at 7:18 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Monacan High to host 22nd Annual VHSL Ken Tilley Student Leaders Conference Monacan High School WHAT: Monacan High School is hosting the 22nd Annual VHSL Ken Tilley Student Leaders Conference. The conference allows students to unlock their leadership potential and expand that […]

     
  • Meet David Arakelian, LCSW

    Meet David Arakelian, LCSW

    April 5, 2018 at 7:18 am 0 comments

    Meet David Arakelian, LCSW Licensed Professional Counselor at Family Guidance Centers’ Chesterfield Office David Arakelian obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in 2010 and his Master’s degree in Social Work at VCU in 2012.  He has had been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified […]

     
  • NEW JOB POSTINGS

    NEW JOB POSTINGS

    April 2, 2018 at 7:24 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers.       Chesterfield County Public Schools                                                                        Innovative.Engaging.Relevant.   Now Hiring Food & Nutrition Services – Manager in Training $17,746+ Annually (determined by experience) Full-Time positions with Benefits Kitchen Equipment Repair Technician $33,905+ Annually (determined by experience) Full-Time position with Benefits Food Service […]

     
  • Nominate an extraordinary Chesterfield County Public Schools graduate!

    Nominate an extraordinary Chesterfield County Public Schools graduate!

    March 24, 2018 at 7:21 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Nominate an extraordinary Chesterfield County Public Schools graduate! 2018 Bravo! Awards Chesterfield, VA– Chesterfield Education Foundation is looking for Chesterfield County Public Schools’ “best of the best” for the upcoming 2018 Bravo! Awards. If you know a Chesterfield County graduate who has […]

     
  • School Board recognizes Partners of the Year

    School Board recognizes Partners of the Year

    March 23, 2018 at 7:48 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant School Board recognizes Partners of the Year Chesterfield County Public Schools More than 300 school and school division partners were recognized today at Chesterfield County Public Schools’ annual Business and Community Partners Appreciation Luncheon sponsored by the Virginia Credit Union. Bon Secours […]

     
  • Local Students receive top honors for regional MLK contest

    Local Students receive top honors for regional MLK contest

    March 17, 2018 at 7:46 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Chesterfield County students receive top honors for regional MLK art & essay contest Chesterfield County Public Schools Six Chesterfield County Public Schools students received top honors for their entries in a regional essay and art contest, “Working Together We’ll Sow the Seeds […]

     
  • Communities in Schools of Chesterfield is hosting CIS Fest 2018

    Communities in Schools of Chesterfield is hosting CIS Fest 2018

    March 16, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by Family Guidance Centers Communities in Schools of Chesterfield is hosting CIS Fest 2018  – March 24 Communities in Schools of Chesterfield In the Spring of 2017, Communities in Schools (CIS) of Chesterfield hosted its first ever “CIS Fest” as a way to bring awareness to the […]

     
  • Anxiety! The Therapy Journey to Beat It

    Anxiety! The Therapy Journey to Beat It

    March 15, 2018 at 8:25 am 0 comments

      Anxiety! The Therapy Journey to Beat It Family Guidance Centers Editor’s Note: Many thanks to our Associate, Michael McManus, LPC, for providing a therapists’ viewpoint of working with debilitating anxiety conditions. His “story” format allows a more personal take on how a therapist will engage such a complex circumstance. […]

     
  • Chesterfield high schools in Medford League basketball finals Today

    Chesterfield high schools in Medford League basketball finals Today

    March 15, 2018 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield high schools in Medford League basketball finals Today Chesterfield County Public Schools WHAT: Join the amazing students of the Medford League from nine Chesterfield County high schools and Powhatan High as they face off in the the Medford League basketball tournament. The schedule includes all teams playing in the […]

     
  • Kindergarten Registration Day is April 19

    Kindergarten Registration Day is April 19

    March 14, 2018 at 7:52 am 0 comments

    Brought to you by The Shaved Duck Restaurant Kindergarten Registration Day is April 19 Chesterfield County Public Schools Kindergarten registration for all school divisions in Central Virginia is April 19. Kindergarten is a full-day program offered in every Chesterfield County elementary school. A child must be 5 years old on […]