Monthly Archives: October 2017

More than 8,000 denim items donated for 2017 Denim Drive

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Goodwill, the Chesterfield County Council of PTAs and Chesterfield County Public Schools partnered last month to host the ninth annual Denim Drive competition. Schools from across Chesterfield County collected gently used denim, which will be cleaned by Goodwill and repurposed for use by Central Virginia residents. “Community service is an important component of educating the …Read More


CCPS ranked first in Central Virginia, second in state for funds raised to support American Heart Association

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Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States yet is 80 percent preventable? To support the prevention of heart disease, 29 Chesterfield County schools participated in heart-healthy wellness events that helped raise more than $129,000 for the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association recently recognized Chesterfield …Read More


Carver College and Career Academy recognized as the VTEEA’s 2017 Program of the Year

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The Virginia Technology and Engineering Education Association recently announced Carver College and Career Academy received its 2017 Program of the Year Award for having the state’s best high school technology education program. Carver Academy’s program also is receiving recognition from the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) for having Virginia’s top high school technology …Read More


Meeting Notices 10-4-2017

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Members of the Chesterfield County School Board may attend Safeguarding Youth, a special event presented by the Chesterfield County Council of PTAs that focuses on suicide and depression awareness, at 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Hull, 13900 Hull Street Road. The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a …Read More


School division’s budget team recognized nationally for Fiscal Year 2018 budget document

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For the fourth consecutive year, Chesterfield County Public Schools’ budget document was recognized with the Meritorious Budget Award from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO). “Chesterfield County Public Schools is committed to providing a transparent budget document that showcases how we are investing taxpayer funds in public education,” School Board Chair Dr. Javaid …Read More


Chesterfield Career and Technical Center annual car show to take place on Oct. 21

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The Chesterfield Career and Technical Centers’ 20th annual car show will take place 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Tractor Supply Co., 6801 Lake Harbor Drive off Hull Street Road. The car show will feature displays from clubs and individuals from across Virginia of all types of vehicles, including classic cars, street rods, muscle …Read More