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Are you interested in a 10-month work schedule with summers off? Do you want to have a schedule that mirrors the schedule of Chesterfield County Public Schools students? Check out the Chesterfield County Public Schools Bus Driver Job Fair on Nov. 14 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the LaPrade Library, 9000 Hull Street Road. Starting… Full Article


The Spring Run Elementary and Clover Hill Elementary PTAs were recently recognized as National PTA Schools of Excellence. This national recognition program supports and celebrates partnerships between PTAs and schools that enrich the educational experience and overall well-being for all students. “PTAs play a critical role in our efforts to create safe, supportive and nurturing… Full Article


Do you know a principal who goes above and beyond in their school to provide a positive learning setting for students and staff? Nominate an outstanding principal for the R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership. The R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership recognizes principals who go beyond the day-to-day demands of their position to create… Full Article


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… Full Article


More Chesterfield County Public Schools seniors are graduating with an advanced studies diploma than at any point in a decade, according to information released by the Virginia Department of Education. Nearly 58 percent of Chesterfield County’s Class of 2017 graduated with a more rigorous advanced studies diploma. Graduates must earn at least 26 credits to… Full Article


Nearly 4,500 Chesterfield County students will walk across the stages of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Virginia State University (VSU) to receive their high school diplomas during graduation ceremonies scheduled for June 2018. The 11 high school graduations will take place the week of June 4 and will be hosted at the two university campuses…. Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board today joined with members of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, as well as school and county government officials and Enon residents, to break ground on the new replacement Enon Elementary School. The replacement Enon Elementary was one of 10 school revitalization projects approved by county residents in the 2013… Full Article


Advisory committees established by the Chesterfield County School Board are one way that community members can connect with the school division. Advisory committee members are appointed from each of the county’s five magisterial districts and include parents, teachers, staff members, students and other community members interested in helping Chesterfield County Public Schools achieve its vision… Full Article


Looking for resources to help you navigate through the world of parenting school-aged kids? Check out Engage Chesterfield, an exciting new series of programming designed to connect families to the many resources available through our school division and community. The series kicks off with Ready to Learn: Transitioning Into the School Year. Partnering with the… Full Article


Parents of Matoaca Elementary and Matoaca Middle students got their first look this week at a new construction plan that would unite the currently split Matoaca Middle campuses and provide a construction site for a replacement Matoaca Elementary. “I’m excited to share with the community this new plan, which is efficient in that it not… Full Article