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The Chesterfield County School Board announced today that it intends to appoint former Middlesex County School Superintendent Donald “Rusty” Fairheart as Chesterfield County Public Schools’ interim superintendent during a special-called meeting on May 29. Fairheart has served as Chesterfield County Public Schools’ Chief of Staff, with oversight of day-to-day operations, since joining the school division… Full Article


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 facilities. As discussed in February 2016 when the School Board… Full Article


MANCHESTER_PROVIDENCE_ONLY_ADJUSTMENT-FOR WEBSITE Size: 744.40 kb Format : PDF Preview 0327 CTC CBG Size: 3.62 mb Format : PDF Preview 0329 Manchester to PVMS Size: 2.04 mb Format : PDF Preview Middle School CBG Action Plan School board letter on CBG Providing a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment for students remains a primary goal for… Full Article


The School Board unanimously approved on Feb. 12 an elementary school redistricting plan for the Bermuda District that will balance student enrollments, alleviate overcrowding at some elementary schools and begin to create more neighborhood-friendly feeder patterns within the Bermuda District. “The opening of a replacement Enon Elementary School during the 2018-19 school year afforded us… Full Article


The Code of Virginia requires that a school division provide 990 instructional hours during the course of one school year. State funding can be withheld if a school division does not meet this state law. To date, Chesterfield County students have missed six full instructional days and have had a two-hour delay. As a result… Full Article


Chesterfield County Public Schools recently received the 2017 Greater Richmond Fit4Kids Trailblazer Award. The school division was selected because of the adoption of a comprehensive School Board wellness policy that includes physical, psychological and social-emotional well-being. “Medical research has linked physical activity to immediate and long-term benefits associated with healthy lifestyles and academic performance,” Bermuda… Full Article


The Community Foundation and the R.E.B. Foundation recognized five Chesterfield County Public Schools teachers with 2017 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence during a regional ceremony Monday night. Seven other Chesterfield County teachers were recognized as finalists for the award. Together, these 12 Chesterfield County teachers will receive approximately $38,650 in professional development grants. The educators… Full Article


Balloons, banners and flowers filled the classrooms of three teachers at Chesterfield County schools today as School Board members and school division leaders announced the 2018 Teachers of the Year for elementary, middle and high and the countywide Teacher of the Year at surprise celebrations during national Teacher Appreciation Week. Kyle King is Chesterfield County… Full Article



Using project-based learning, blended learning and service learning, Chesterfield County Public Schools is preparing 59,000+ students to thrive in a rapidly changing world. This video illustrates how those three instructional strategies come together at Tomahawk Creek Middle School.