Chesterfield County Public Schools students continue to meet or exceed Virginia performance levels on state-mandated Standards of Learning tests, according to the latest data released by the Virginia Department of Education. Chesterfield County students topped state pass rates in reading, math and science, while meeting performance averages in writing and history. Students in Chesterfield County… Full Article

CHESTERFIELD, VA. (July 2018)  – Representatives from the Chesterfield Education Foundation and South State Bank will team up on Saturday, Aug. 4, for this year’s “Stuff the Bus” event at the Midlothian Wal-Mart. Donations will be accepted between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. “We are excited to continue our partnership with South State Bank to… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals are to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals are on a first come,… Full Article

The Chesterfield County School Board will receive, during a special-called meeting on July 11, a proposal to amend its previously adopted Capital Improvement Plan to add a new elementary school in the Matoaca District. The new 900-student school is proposed to open in Fall 2020 and would be built on proffered land in Magnolia Green… Full Article

Three of 14 schools to earn top honors are located in Chesterfield County Gov. Ralph Northam and the Virginia Board of Education today announced that 17 Chesterfield County schools have been honored with 2018 Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) awards for advanced learning and achievement. The state awards recognize public schools that exceed minimum state… Full Article

A career-preparation partnership between Chesterfield Fire and Emergency Services and Chesterfield County Public Schools was one of 16 statewide exemplary career and technical education programs honored during the recent annual Creating Excellence Awards program, hosted by the Virginia Department of Education and the Virginia Community College System. Chesterfield’s unique partnership was selected as the Region… Full Article

Congratulations to Jeff Lewis and Chief Center for receiving the 2018 Region I Business Partnership Award. Our business community is vital to the success of our programs. A special thank you to every business partner in support of Chesterfield County Public Schools.  

Malleable. Repugnant. Haphazard. Reticent. Those are of some of the words mastered this school year by students at Tomahawk Creek Middle School, according to More than 1.18 million students from approximately 41,000 schools throughout North America competed in the 2017-18 Vocabulary Bowl. Congratulations to Tomahawk Creek, which this week was recognized as Virginia winner… Full Article

Chesterfield County Public Schools and the Chesterfield County School Board recently celebrated and honored approximately 300 Team Chesterfield members retiring at the end of the 2017-18 school year. “In some people’s minds, one of most underutilized phrases in the English language is ‘thank you.’ On behalf of the School Board, we want to say ‘thank… 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