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“Orange you going to eat your fruits and veggies today?” Students at 16 different elementary schools throughout Chesterfield County Public Schools will be tasting different fruits and veggies throughout the week of Oct. 9-12 during lunch. Samplings will be offered to more than 10,000 students throughout the participating schools, which include those that have 30… Full Article

The Chesterfield Career and Technical Centers’ 20th annual car show will take place 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Tractor Supply Co., 6801 Lake Harbor Drive off Hull Street Road. The car show will feature displays from clubs and individuals from across Virginia of all types of vehicles, including classic cars, street rods, muscle… Full Article

To help students and their parents learn about the variety of high school options, Chesterfield County Public Schools will hold two information fairs, as well as open houses at every specialty center and governor’s school. Students decide in eighth grade whether to apply to a specialty center or governor’s school, so middle school students and… 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

Children across Chesterfield County registered for kindergarten last Thursday as part of the regional Kindergarten Registration Day. To help rising kindergartners and their parents get ready for the transition into school, Chesterfield County Public Schools and the Council on Family Engagement are hosting a Kindergarten Resource Fair on May 2 from 5:45-8 p.m. at Bird… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board approved its 2017 meeting schedule during its first business meeting of the new year. A new format will allow board members to concentrate on policy making and decision making on separate nights, and will allow the board to engage residents in two different community settings to expand outreach opportunities. The… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board has changed meeting times on Jan. 10 due to inclement weather conditions that persist throughout the community. The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a business meeting at 2 p.m. Jan. 10 in the public meeting room, 10001 Iron Bridge Road. This meeting was originally scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m…. Full Article

Approximately 4,500 Chesterfield County students are expected to receive their high school diplomas during graduation ceremonies scheduled for June 2017. This year’s graduation ceremonies will be spread out over two weeks and will be hosted on two different university campuses. Tickets will be required to attend graduation; however, plans are underway to stream graduations live… Full Article

Communities in Schools (CIS) of Chesterfield is hosting a Painting Social Fundraiser at 6-8 p.m. Nov. 15 at South Beach Bar and Grille, 13923 Hull Street Road. The event is open to the public, and tickets are $25 and include paint supplies and a paint instructor. A portion of the ticket sales and food and… Full Article