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~More than 200 applications received from community members~ The Chesterfield County School Board recently announced the creation of the School Safety Task Force to evaluate current protocols and best practices to ensure the school division is providing a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment for all students, staff and administrators.  Prior to the recent tragedy… 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 an aggressive school construction plan to revitalize or replace some of our oldest facilities. The first two replacement schools open during the… Full Article


More than 300 school and school division partners were recognized today at Chesterfield County Public Schools’ annual Business and Community Partners Appreciation Luncheon sponsored by the Virginia Credit Union. Bon Secours Health System, Amazon and the Chesterfield County faith community were chosen 2018 Partners of the Year for their contributions in support of the school… Full Article


Six Chesterfield County Public Schools students received top honors for their entries in a regional essay and art contest, “Working Together We’ll Sow the Seeds of Peace,” sponsored by the DuPont Spruance Plant to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Falling Creek Middle students swept the essay category for middle schoolers. Jamaal Goodson received top… Full Article


Kindergarten registration for all school divisions in Central Virginia is April 19. 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, 2018, to attend kindergarten. Every Chesterfield County elementary school will register incoming kindergartners from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on April… Full Article


Team Chesterfield families: Are you interested in learning more about the supports in place to address concerning student behaviors, programs in place to identify and address mental health concerns, and efforts to provide a safe, supportive and nurturing learning environment in our schools? Then plan to come to the March 26 meeting of the Chesterfield… Full Article


March 7, 2018 Dear Team Chesterfield Families: Chesterfield County Public Schools is aware that in response to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Fla., some Chesterfield County students may choose to participate in the “National School Walkout” scheduled for March 14. While we want to be supportive of students and their rights to freedom of… Full Article


Healthy kids learn better. That is according to a growing body of research that links physical activity and whole well-being to the immediate and long-term benefits on a student’s academic performance. As part of the Engage Chesterfield series, Chesterfield County Public Schools will host Spring Into Wellness: A Mind, Body and Well-being fair on March… Full Article


Are you interested in a 10-month work schedule with summers off? Do you want to have a schedule that mirrors the schedule of Chesterfield County Public Schools students? Check out the Chesterfield County Public Schools Bus Driver Job Fair on March 9 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the North Courthouse Library, 325 Courthouse Road. Starting… Full Article


Alacrity. Tapirs. Vociferous. Generalissimo. Uncoquettish. Mitochondria. Cabochon. These were just a few of the words participants in the Chesterfield County Public Schools spelling bee were challenged to spell to be crowned the champion of the countywide spelling bee and advance to the regional spelling bee. This year’s top speller in Chesterfield County Public Schools is… Full Article