Get the details about applying to specialty centers and governor’s schools
All Chesterfield County schools are fully accredited for the 2012-13 school year. The Virginia Department of Education establishes accreditation status each year based on student achievement on Standards of Learning tests taken during the previous school year.
All Chesterfield County schools are fully accredited:
elementary schools — Bellwood, Bensley, Beulah, Bon Air, Chalkley, Marguerite Christian, [...]
Breakfast and lunch menus
Here are the school menus for elementary, middle and high schools:
High School Menu 2012-13 MyLunchMoney.com available for EASY lunch payments!
October 2012 lunch menus:
Elementary School Menu Middle School Menu Chesterfield Community High Menu
For the 2013-14 school year, Chesterfield County Public Schools will open its 12th specialty center
This meeting time has changed: The Liaison Committee, which includes members of the Chesterfield County School Board and the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, will now meet at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 26 in Room 502 of the Lane B. Ramsey Administration Building, 9901 Lori Road.
Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend a [...]
Meeting The Chesterfield County School Board will meet for a work session at 4 p.m. in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. Work session topics will include early-release Wednesdays and school priorities in the public facilities plan. There is no business meeting on Sept. 24.
Literary event [...]
The Chesterfield County School Board has changed the times that work sessions and business meetings begin. Business meetings now start at 6:30 p.m., and work sessions now start at 4 p.m.
The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work session at 4 p.m. Sept. 24 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 [...]
National Merit semifinalists
Earlier this month, the National Merit Scholarship Corp. recognized about 16,000 semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for National Merit Scholarships. Here are Chesterfield County’s 2012 National Merit semifinalists:
Midlothian High student Qiuyi Xu Maggie L. Walker [...]
SAT guru John Swann is coming to central Virginia to help students achieve higher scores on the SAT
Judge A judge will speak with Bailey Bridge Middle sixth-graders 8:45-10 a.m. Contact: Shawn Ondrish, 739-6200
Rachel’s Challenge Rachel’s Challenge is coming to five more Chesterfield schools this fall. Named for Rachel Scott, the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999, Rachel’s Challenge encourages people to replace acts [...]
Parents of teen drivers and their children are invited to a safe driving program called Come Home Alive.
Congratulations to Meadowbrook High teacher Paul Daszkiewicz for being named Region 1 Teacher of the Year
Rachel’s Challenge is coming to several schools this month. Named for Rachel Scott, the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999, Rachel’s Challenge encourages people to replace acts of violence, bullying and negativity with acts of respect, kindness and compassion.
An important part of Rachel’s Challenge is building a supportive community, so parents [...]
Help CIS of Chesterfield Sept. 19-20
You can help Communities In Schools of Chesterfield help students from struggling homes achieve academic success. Communities in School of Chesterfield is participating in the Amazing Raise, a 36-hour regional event that encourages people to donate $50 or more online to local nonprofit groups. Nonprofits will receive the money [...]
Aunt Berta’s Education Foundation is pleased to present the 11th Annual complimentary SAT Workshop at Henrico High School 302 Azalea Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23227 on Saturday, September 29, 2012, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
The workshop will provide “Strategies for Beating the Odds on the SAT.” Mr. John Swann, a nationally renowned educator from [...]
Aug. 15 through Sept. 15
Vote daily for Communities In Schools Communities In Schools of Chesterfield and other local nonprofits are competing for Richmond Unite money. Now through Sept. 15, you can vote once every day at www.richmondunite.org. The more votes CIS gets, the more money it will receive from Richmond Unite, so encourage others [...]
For her eighth-grade science project at Manchester Middle School, Camille Yoke was selected as one of 30 finalists
Starting Sept. 11, the Chesterfield County School Board is changing the times that work sessions and business meetings begin. Business meetings will start at 6:30 p.m., and work sessions will start at 4 p.m. In the past, the meetings started at 7 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work [...]