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  • Team Chesterfield teachers earn National Board	Certification

    Team Chesterfield teachers earn National Board Certification

    January 11, 2019 at 7:21 am 2 comments

    Chesterfield, VA. (January 11, 2019) Seven Chesterfield County teachers were recognized Thursday for achieving National Board Certification, one of the most widely recognized honors in the teaching profession. In addition, several of the school division’s current certified teachers renewed their certification. There are 123 National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT) now […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Meet Alissa Murray, LCSW

    Meet Alissa Murray, LCSW

    October 22, 2018 at 7:02 am 0 comments

    Meet Alissa Murray, LCSW CHESTERFIELD, VA. (October 2018) “In my role as a therapist, I find inspiration each day in the strength and resiliency of the clients with whom I am privileged to work. My role is not to judge or direct, but to provide support, introduce new skills, and […]

     
  • SAVE THE DATE – Winterpock Elementary STEAM Lab Celebration

    SAVE THE DATE – Winterpock Elementary STEAM Lab Celebration

    October 20, 2018 at 7:51 am 0 comments

      Winterpock Elementary STEAM Lab Celebration Tuesday, October 30, 9:15 a.m. Winterpock Elementary, 9000 Elementary Way Loop, Chesterfield, 23832 Winterpock Elementary would like to invite you to their newly renovated STEAM Lab’s ribbon cutting event! The Schell Brothers and Innovation 2000 donated and installed shelving and cabinets in the STEAM […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • SAVE THE DATE – October 26th Halloween Festival

    SAVE THE DATE – October 26th Halloween Festival

    October 15, 2018 at 7:40 am 0 comments

      ACAC Halloween Festival Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6 PM – 8 PM Join acac Midlo for their annual Halloween Festival. This event is geared towards families with preschool and elementary age children. Kids are encouraged to wear costumes. Trick-or-treating and games to entertain the kids. Event is free and […]

     
  • Mental Illness & the Stigma Around it

    Mental Illness & the Stigma Around it

    October 6, 2018 at 7:57 am 0 comments

    Mental Illness & the Stigma Around it CHESTERFIELD, VA. (September 24, 2018) I have been a social worker since 1989, and have been around mental illness most of my life. I have experienced, first hand, like millions of people postpartum depression, seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and anxiety. I, like others […]

     
  • 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-time as an independent contractor in our Midlothian office. Position is available January 2019. About The Practice: Since […]

     
  • 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 […]