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Hopkins Elementary Principal Dr. Lisa Hill has been named Chesterfield County Public Schools’ recipient of the 2019 R.E.B. Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership.  The R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership recognize central Virginia principals who go beyond day-to-day demands to create an exceptional educational environment for students and staff members. “Dr. Hill is a true… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board agreed on a ranking of 12 unfunded priorities that members believe would result in safer schools, more equitable educational opportunities for all students and support for staff members. The action came as part of the approval of a $672.2 million Fiscal Year 2020 operating budget that includes a 3 percent… Full Article


The public service of more than 850 School Board members across Virginia will be celebrated throughout February as part of the Virginia School Board Association’s annual School Board Appreciation Month. This year’s theme, Leading for Success, reflects a top responsibility of local School Board members as they advocate for public education with local, state and… Full Article


According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there are approximately 3.1 million teachers in the United States. Out of all those millions of teachers, at least according to the National Council for the Social Studies, the No. 1 middle school history teacher in the country works right here in Chesterfield County Public… Full Article


Five Chesterfield County schools are among the 59 K-12 schools in Virginia to have received 2018 Purple Star designation for their support of military children and their families. Curtis Elementary, Hopkins Elementary, Spring Run Elementary, Carver College and Career Academy and Matoaca High were the only schools in the Richmond-metro area to earn the special… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board today unanimously voted to appoint Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty as the new Superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. Dr. Daugherty’s appointment is effective Nov. 1, so that he is able to start the new 2018-19 school year with his current school district. A former Delaware Superintendent of the Year, Dr…. 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


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


MANCHESTER_PROVIDENCE_ONLY_ADJUSTMENT-FOR WEBSITE Size: 726.95 kb Format : PDF Preview 0327 CTC CBG Size: 3.45 mb Format : PDF Preview 0329 Manchester to PVMS Size: 1.95 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