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Kindergarten registration for Chesterfield County Public Schools is April 11. Kindergarten is a full-day program offered in every Chesterfield County elementary school. A child must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 30, 2019, to attend kindergarten. Every Chesterfield County elementary school will register incoming kindergartners from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on April 11. Parents… Full Article


Approximately 300 school and school division partners were recognized last week at Chesterfield County Public Schools’ annual Business and Community Partners Appreciation Luncheon sponsored by the Virginia Credit Union. Conexus, Publix Super Markets and Chesterfield County Mental Health Support Services have been selected as 2019 Partners of the Year for their contributions in support of the school division’s students, schools and families.
“Strong partnerships are an integral component to any school division’s success,” School Board Chair Rob Thompson said. “Our Board is grateful to be part of a community that has been a strong supporter of Chesterfield County Public Schools. We are fortunate to have a number of partners willing to invest in our efforts to create a better tomorrow. Our partners are vital to helping us ignite passion in all of our students through authentic and captivating experiences.”


Anticipating openings in several critical needs areas during the 2019-20 school year, Chesterfield County Public Schools is searching for educators with a strong academic background and a passion for preparing students for success!Highly qualified candidates seeking to work with Team Chesterfield as teachers of special education, English as a Second Language, secondary mathematics, secondary science, world languages, career and technical education, and family and consumer science are encouraged to apply to be interviewed during a March 22 recruitment event. We’re also recruiting nurses, school counselors, psychologists and social workers.


Advisory committees established by the Chesterfield County School Board are one way that community members can connect with their local schools. Such advisory committees can provide guidance and recommendations regarding issues critical to the successful operation and academic performance of Chesterfield County Public Schools.


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


Two Exciting Weeks at the University of Richmond – One Amazing CTE Summer Experience! Completed applications (linked below) are due to your CTE Teacher by March 1, 2019. Are you currently enrolled in a Career and Technical Education (CTE) course at your school? Have you demonstrated the ability to succeed at a high level in… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board has scheduled five community town hall meetings to discuss and receive community input on the Superintendent’s proposed FY 2020 operating budget. During the next month, the School Board will review the budget, host community meetings and potentially make changes before submitting an approved budget to the Board of Supervisors. Community… Full Article


Seven Chesterfield County teachers were recognized Thursday for achieving National Board Certification, one of the most widely recognized honors in the teaching profession. In addition, several of the school division’s current certified teachers renewed their certification. There are 123 National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT) now working for Chesterfield County Public Schools. “National Board Certification is… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board selected a new chair and vice chair Tuesday, Jan. 8, during its first meeting of the year. Matoaca District representative Rob Thompson was chosen by his colleagues to serve as chair. Midlothian District representative Dr. Javaid Siddiqi was selected vice chair. “I appreciate the confidence my colleagues have shown in… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board approved its 2019 meeting schedule during its first business meeting of the new year. Work sessions will occur prior to the business meetings; both meetings typically will be held on the second Tuesday of each month. School Board work sessions will begin at 3 p.m. in Room 502 of the… Full Article