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Chesterfield County Public Schools students continue to meet or exceed Virginia performance levels on state-mandated Standards of Learning tests, according to the latest data released by the Virginia Department of Education. Chesterfield County students topped state pass rates in reading, math and science, while meeting performance averages in writing and history. Students in Chesterfield County… Full Article

CHESTERFIELD, VA. (July 2018)  – Representatives from the Chesterfield Education Foundation and South State Bank will team up on Saturday, Aug. 4, for this year’s “Stuff the Bus” event at the Midlothian Wal-Mart. Donations will be accepted between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. “We are excited to continue our partnership with South State Bank to… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals are to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals are on a first come,… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board will receive, during a special-called meeting on July 11, a proposal to amend its previously adopted Capital Improvement Plan to add a new elementary school in the Matoaca District. The new 900-student school is proposed to open in Fall 2020 and would be built on proffered land in Magnolia Green… Full Article

Chesterfield County offers a wide variety of programs over the summer. Whether it is a program to assist with the orientation into sixth grade, High School SOL/ACT/SAT/W!SE Academy, middle or elementary summer camps and reading programs, there are lots of programs available for all CCPS students.

Chesterfield County Public Schools and the Chesterfield County School Board recently celebrated and honored approximately 300 Team Chesterfield members retiring at the end of the 2017-18 school year. “In some people’s minds, one of most underutilized phrases in the English language is ‘thank you.’ On behalf of the School Board, we want to say ‘thank… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board today appointed Donald R. Fairheart the school division’s Interim Superintendent, effective June 1. Fairheart is currently Chief of Staff for Chesterfield County Public Schools, a position he has held since joining the school division in 2016. Fairheart will replace outgoing Superintendent Dr. James Lane, who last week was appointed by… Full Article

Advisory committees established by the Chesterfield County School Board are one way 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 of… Full Article

Tomahawk Creek Middle Principal Dr. David Ellena recently was named the 2018 Outstanding Middle School Principal of Virginia by the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals. As the state nominee, Ellena is now eligible to be named National Principal of the Year. “This is well-deserved recognition for an outstanding school leader,” said School Board member… Full Article

Wonderful worker.  Knowledgeable. Impressed with their service to the school and community.  Kind. Happy. Eager to help. These are the some of the descriptions of Chesterfield County Public Schools’ 2018 Students of the Year, who were recognized April 26 during a special celebration sponsored by the Midlothian Rotary Club. The annual event honors two students… Full Article