Chesterfield County Public Schools Community News.

The annual Fine Arts Festival of Chesterfield County Public Schools will take place 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 25 and noon-4:30 p.m. April 26 at Cosby High School, 14300 Fox Club Parkway. Swirling with creativity, this free event will feature examples of visual arts and performing arts. Halls, the gymnasium and classrooms will showcase paintings, drawings,… Full Article

Chesterfield County families can register now for Table Talk: Meals With Meaning at sites.google.com/a/ccpsnet.net/spring-2015-table-talk/home. Table Talk is free, but space is limited so families are encouraged to register as soon as possible. This is the fourth time that Chesterfield County Public Schools has presented Table Talk, a free program that offers families the strategies and… Full Article

Sarah Fraher, principal of Manchester Middle School, is the recipient of the 2015 R.E.B. Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership. Bon Air Elementary Principal Bruce Tetlow is this year’s runner-up. In addition to Sarah Fraher and Bruce Tetlow, these Chesterfield County principals were nominated: Laura Hebert of Bird High Calvin Frye of Swift Creek Middle Don… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board and Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors invite community members to a meeting to learn more about revitalization plans centered around Providence Middle School. The community revitalization meeting will take place March 31 at Providence Middle School, 900 Starlight Lane. A free dinner will be provided at 6 p.m. for the… Full Article

Updated March 24, 2015 The Chesterfield County School Board will continue discussing potential changes to school starting times during its quarterly work session at 10 a.m. March 27 at the Career and Technical Center @ Hull, 13900 Hull Street Road. Having looked at a number of options, the board will receive information about these two… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools is expanding prekindergarten by 144 students and plans to enroll a total of 569 prekindergartners for the 2015-16 school year. Applications for prekindergarten are now being accepted; here are details: Prekindergarten 2015 Prekindergarten 2015 en Español Chesterfield County Public Schools offers a limited number of prekindergarten spots to provide school-readiness skills… Full Article

When Sports Backers announced which central Virginia schools earned Active RVA certification this year, Chesterfield County Public Schools had more sites on the list than any other local school system: 28. These 28 schools were honored for implementing innovative programs to promote physical activity and for serving as wellness role models for the community. In… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools celebrated about 200 business and community partners during a March 13 luncheon. Sponsored by the Virginia Credit Union, the event featured as keynote speaker Jessica Childress, a 2003 graduate of Midlothian High who is now a lawyer and children’s book author. These three partners received special recognition: MEGA Mentors for supporting… Full Article

The Chesterfield County Public Schools Food Fair is SOLD OUT. Yum? Yuck? You decide at the Food Fair! Chesterfield County Public Schools invites students and parents to taste food being considered for school lunches and breakfasts. Feedback will help shape next year’s menus. The school system has scheduled its second annual tasting fair for March… Full Article

Community is welcome to attend free events showcasing student skills STEAM has exploded across Chesterfield County Public Schools, causing the annual STEAM fair to split into two events: a March 21 STEAM Expo for middle and high schools and a May 9 STEAMmania for elementary schools. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art and math,… Full Article