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The 2018 ranking of the 100 Best W!se High Schools Teaching Personal Finance on April 16th at a ceremony in New York City hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and sponsored by Voya Financial®. The 2018 ranking is based on school achievement in SY 2016-17 and I am delighted to let you… Full Article

Please join me in congratulating Scott Steinruck (CTC@Courthouse), Information Technology Instructor, for winning the 2018 Chairman’s Award from RVATech. Scott is the first K-12 educator to be recognized with the Chairman’s Award. Scott is receiving the Award for his work in developing future workforce, Cyber Patriots and cyber security support, and his support of Tech4Troops…. Full Article

On May 3, at the Chesterfield County Police Department Volunteer Appreciation Dinner the Veterinary Science Classes from 2005-2018 as well as Michaela Dismann, instructor, were awarded the Presidential Lifetime Achievement Volunteer Service Award for volunteering at the animal shelter. This is the highest volunteer award from the Office of the President of the United States. Congratulations… Full Article

Discover 37 career-education options available to Chesterfield County high school students during the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center (CTC) Open House on Jan. 27 from noon-2 p.m. at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Courthouse, 10101 Courthouse Road, and from 1-3 p.m. at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Hull, 13900 Hull Street… Full Article

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The Courthouse Bake Shop now has their new installment of Granite slabs. This will assist when it comes to our month long learning of chocolate production. A special thank you to the Classic Granite company for their generous donation of substantial slabs of granite worth around $6,500. The granite allows pastry chefs to temper chocolate, which… Full Article

“Governor Terry McAuliffe announced additional appointments to his Administration. The appointees will join McAuliffe’s Administration focused on finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth.” Matthew D. Roberts of Richmond, Technical Professional T-Nail Technician Teacher, Chesterfield Career and Technical… Full Article

Bird High School CTE had 23 classes/450 students plus 50 Ambassadors working on the “Hour of Code” Her is a link to their PHOTOS.  

Students of all ages and their families explored career and technical education opportunities and learned how K-12 choices prepare students to succeed in their future careers.

Congratulations to the following CCPS schools and teachers for being named a W!SE Blue Star School and/or W!SE Gold Star Teacher for the 2016-17 school year! We are so VERY PROUD of our teachers and students!!   To earn the Blue Star School Award: A school, testing more than ten students, must have achieved a 80% passing rate on  ​the W!SE​  Financial Literacy… Full Article