Now is the time to apply for prekindergarten

Prekindergarten applications are now being taken for the 2013-14 school year.

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Meeting Notices 1-23-13

Change in location

The location of the Chesterfield County School Board’s retreat has changed. The School Board will now meet 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 29 in the Castleberry Room of the Country Club at the Highlands, 8136 Highland Glen Drive, Chesterfield, VA 23838.

Budget and capital improvement plan

The Chesterfield County School Board has scheduled [...]

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FY 2014 Proposed Budget

The proposed FY 2014 budget protects instructional programs from cuts and includes a pay increase.

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Meeting Notices 1-15-13

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend a meeting of the Chesterfield Business Council of the Greater Richmond Chamber 7:15-9 a.m. Jan. 22 at the Timmons Group, located in Suite 300 at 1001 Boulders Parkway.

The Chesterfield County Budget and Audit Committee, which includes members of the Chesterfield County School Board and the [...]

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Meeting Notices 1-10-13

Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend the Superintendent’s Leadership Session 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 15 in the Chesapeake Ballroom of the Sheraton Park South, 9901 Midlothian Turnpike.

The Liaison Committee, which includes members of the Chesterfield County School Board and the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, will meet 1-2:30 p.m. Jan. 15 [...]

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School Board elects David Wyman as 2013 chair

Last night during its first meeting of 2013, the Chesterfield County School Board elected a chair and vice chair and scheduled meetings for the rest of the year.

David Wyman, who represents the Dale District, will serve as chair for 2013. Patricia Carpenter, who represents the Midlothian District, will serve as vice chair. The other [...]

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First step toward earning a GED® is registering for a class

Adults who do not have a high school diploma can take their first step toward earning a GED by registering for a class offered through the Adult Continuing Education Office:

On-site registration, which includes orientation and evaluation, begins Jan. 16-17 at the Chesterfield Technical Center, 10101 Courthouse Road. GED seekers should arrive at 6:30 p.m. [...]

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Chesterfield has 100 National Board Certified Teachers

Six additional Chesterfield teachers have achieved National Board certification, which is one of the highest credentials in education, and three of Chesterfield’s National Board Certified Teachers have renewed their certification. The new NBCTs will be honored during a regional pinning ceremony at 5 p.m. Jan. 10 at Virginia Commonwealth University in the Singleton Center for [...]

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School Board revises calendar, seeks additional input

After seeking and receiving input about the proposed calendar for 2013-2014,  the Chesterfield County School Board has revised the proposal and is seeking additional comments from parents, employees and the community.

The revised proposal accompanies this news release and is available online at Before Feb. 7, comments may be emailed to or mailed [...]

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Meeting Notices 1-3-13

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work session at 4 p.m. Jan. 8 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. Work session topics will include implications of Gov. Bob McDonnell’s budget and a report on on-time graduation.

The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a business meeting, which will [...]

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Two free sessions will offer advice on raising SAT scores

SAT guru John Swann is coming to Chesterfield County Public Schools two more times to help students achieve higher scores on the SAT reasoning test. Students are welcome to register for either of these free and popular sessions, which run 9 a.m.-1 p.m.:

Jan. 19 at Clover Hill High School, 13301 Kelly Green Drive March 2 [...]

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