Chesterfield has 106 National Board Certified Teachers

Eleven additional Chesterfield teachers have achieved National Board certification, which is one of the highest credentials in education.

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School Board seeks input on 2014-15 calendar

The Chesterfield County School Board is seeking comments from parents, employees and the community about the proposed calendar for 2014-2015, which is available online at mychesterfieldschools.com. Comments may be emailed to calendar@ccpsnet.net or mailed to Proposed Calendar, Chesterfield County Public Schools, P.O. Box 10, Chesterfield, VA 23832. The School Board is scheduled to vote Jan. [...]

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Board approves new contract for superintendent

The Chesterfield County School Board unanimously approved a new contract for Superintendent Marcus J. Newsome during its meeting tonight

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Three of 18 finalists are from Chesterfield schools

Three of the 18 finalists for the statewide awards are students in Chesterfield County Public Schools

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Meeting notices 12-5-13

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work session 4-6 p.m. Dec. 10 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. The board will have dinner after the work session.

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a business meeting at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 10 in the public meeting room, 10001 [...]

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Schroeder appointed to Midlothian seat

The Chesterfield County School Board today selected Dr. James Schroeder as an interim appointee to represent the Midlothian District. Schroeder previously represented the Midlothian District on the School Board for 13 years, serving as chair four times and successfully leading the school division through a period of tremendous growth in student enrollment.

The Midlothian District [...]

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Meeting notice 11-26-13

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a special called meeting to select an interim School Board representative.

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Board to interview five candidates for Midlothian seat

The Chesterfield County School Board will interview five candidates for the vacant Midlothian District seat on Monday, Nov. 25. The School Board intends to have the vacancy filled in time for its regularly scheduled Dec. 10 business meeting.

The five finalists are:

Debra Girvin is owner and president of Lochlyn Company, a human resources resource [...]

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Chesterfield County School Board and Carrie Coyner win awards from Virginia School Boards Association

The Chesterfield County School Board was named a VSBA Board of Distinction and Bermuda District representative Carrie Coyner received the VSBA All Virginia School Board Award during the Virginia School Boards Association conference.

VSBA Board of Distinction

The Chesterfield County School Board was named a VSBA Board of Distinction. This designation recognizes outstanding performance by [...]

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Meeting Notices 11-13-13

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend the annual convention of the Virginia School Boards Association Nov. 20-22 at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 50 Kingsmill Road in Williamsburg, Va.

Under Section 2.2-3711(A)(1) of the Code of Virginia to consider applications for interim appointment to the Midlothian District seat, the Chesterfield County School Board [...]

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Energy competition among middle schools raises awareness and saves money

A three-week energy conservation competition among Chesterfield County middle schools cut electricity use by about 115,000 kilowatt-hours, saving $10,000.

Manchester Middle won the Whack-A-Watt competition by cutting its use of electricity by 15.4 percent, saving 19,360.4 kilowatt-hours and $1,683. Here are the steps the school took to conserve electricity:

—    Sixth-grade teachers included Whack-A-Watt initiatives [...]

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School Board seeks applications for Midlothian District seat

The Chesterfield County School Board is seeking Midlothian District residents interested in an interim appointment to the School Board.

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Meeting Notices 11-5-13

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend a gathering of the Citizens for Chesterfield Students at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at Howlett’s Restaurant, 3530 Festival Park Plaza at Chester Village Green.

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend the R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence ceremony 7-9 p.m. Nov. 11 at the [...]

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November Meeting Notices

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may visit Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School, 1000 N. Lombardy St. in Richmond, for a tour and lunch 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Nov. 7.

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend the Bravo! Awards dinner 6-9 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Jefferson Hotel, 101 W. Franklin St. [...]

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Meeting Notice 10-25-13

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a special called meeting at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road, to authorize the School Board attorney to petition the Chesterfield County Circuit Court to issue a writ of election to fill the vacancy in the Midlothian District.

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School Board member resigns because of health concerns

Midlothian District representative Patricia M. Carpenter submitted her resignation from the Chesterfield County School Board on Friday, Oct. 25, citing pressing health concerns. The resignation is effective immediately.

“It has been an honor to serve as a member of the Chesterfield County School Board representing the Midlothian District. I can never adequately thank the citizens [...]

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Chesterfield: College and Career Ready!

Students will envision their futures during the Chesterfield: College and Career Ready initiative, starting Oct. 28 and continuing through Nov. 11.

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Whack a what? Whack-A-Watt!

Whack-A-Watt is a three-week competition among middle schools to see which school can conserve the most electricity.

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Successes from Chesterfield County Public Schools

Two Chesterfield County high schools won state championships in the publications competition of the Virginia High School League

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Call for Nominations: R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership

The Community Foundation, in partnership with the R.E.B. Foundation, invites nominations for the 2013-2014 R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership.

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