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Six Chesterfield County Public Schools students received top honors for their entries in a regional essay and art contest, “Working Together We’ll Sow the Seeds of Peace,” sponsored by the DuPont Spruance Plant to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Falling Creek Middle students swept the essay category for middle schoolers. Jamaal Goodson received top… Full Article

Kindergarten registration for all school divisions in Central Virginia is April 19. Kindergarten is a full-day program offered in every Chesterfield County elementary school. A child must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 30, 2018, to attend kindergarten. Every Chesterfield County elementary school will register incoming kindergartners from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on April… Full Article

MANCHESTER_PROVIDENCE_ONLY_ADJUSTMENT-FOR WEBSITE Size: 744.40 kb Format : PDF Preview Providing a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment for students remains a primary goal for Chesterfield County Public Schools. With the passage of the 2013 school bond referendum, the School Board has implemented a school construction plan that will revitalize or replace some of our oldest… Full Article

Team Chesterfield families: Are you interested in learning more about the supports in place to address concerning student behaviors, programs in place to identify and address mental health concerns, and efforts to provide a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment in our schools? Then plan to come to the March 26 meeting of the Chesterfield… Full Article

March 7, 2018 Dear Team Chesterfield Families: Chesterfield County Public Schools is aware that in response to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Fla., some Chesterfield County students may choose to participate in the “National School Walkout” scheduled for March 14. While we want to be supportive of students and their rights to freedom of… Full Article

Healthy kids learn better. That is according to a growing body of research that links physical activity and whole well-being to the immediate and long-term benefits on a student’s academic performance. As part of the Engage Chesterfield series, Chesterfield County Public Schools will host Spring Into Wellness: A Mind, Body and Well-being fair on March… Full Article

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 March 9 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the North Courthouse Library, 325 Courthouse Road. Starting… Full Article

~Virginia Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security Brian Moran and former Virginia Secretary of Education Laura Fornash to serve as co-chairs~ The Chesterfield County School Board is creating a School Safety Task Force to evaluate current protocols and best practices that ensure the school division is providing a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board unanimously approved a Fiscal Year 2019 operating budget as well as a capital improvements plan during its Feb. 12 business meeting. The School Board’s approved operating budget totals $654.7 million and includes 7,218.5 full-time positions. The approved FY 2019 operating budget represents a 5.3 percent increase from FY 2018. (Approximately… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools is searching for educators with a strong academic background and a passion for preparing students for success. For the 2018-19 school year, Chesterfield County Public Schools anticipates openings in several critical needs areas. Highly qualified candidates seeking employment as teachers of special education, English as a Second Language, secondary mathematics, secondary… Full Article