School Board

The fiscal year 2017 budget that Superintendent Marcus Newsome proposed last night to the School Board continues to strategically reinvest in and reinvent public education in Chesterfield County. The proposal provides funding for the 2016-17 school year totaling $600 million and marks the first time that investment in public education has reached prerecession levels. In… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a retreat 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 28 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. Under Section 2.2-3711(A)(1) of the Code of Virginia to interview candidates for employment, the Chesterfield County School Board will hold a closed meeting at 12:45 p.m. Jan. 28 in the… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a retreat 7:30 a.m.-noon Jan. 22 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. This is a change from the previously announced location. Under Section 2.2-3711(A)(1) of the Code of Virginia to interview candidates for employment, the Chesterfield County School Board will hold a closed… Full Article


Last night during its first meeting of the year, the Chesterfield County School Board elected a chair and vice chair and scheduled meetings for the rest of 2016. Dianne Smith, who represents the Clover Hill District, will serve as chair. Carrie Coyner, who represents the Bermuda District, will serve as vice chair. The other School… Full Article


The Citizen Budget Advisory Committee helps evaluate and allocate resources in alignment with the Design for Excellence 2020 strategic plan to ensure a high quality, effective and efficient school division. Members are appointed by the Chesterfield County School Board. During its meeting earlier today, the Citizen Budget Advisory Committee decided to re-convene at 6 p.m…. Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board wants to hear from community members as the search begins for the next superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. (Dr. Marcus Newsome announced in the fall that he will retire as superintendent at the end of this school year.) Here are opportunities for community members to share their ideas: Community… Full Article


Under Section 2.2-3711(A)(1) of the Code of Virginia to discuss employee discipline, the Chesterfield County School Board will hold a closed meeting at 4 p.m. Jan. 5 in the superintendent’s conference room of the School Administration Building, 9900 Krause Road. The Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work session 4-6 p.m. Jan. 12 in… Full Article


Open meetings are scheduled Jan. 19-20; one site has changed A survey is now available at mychesterfieldschools.com asking Chesterfield County community members to describe the abilities and traits they would like to see in the next superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. Here is a direct link to the survey, which will remain open for… Full Article


Members of the Chesterfield County School Board will take their oaths of office during an investiture at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 15 in Chesterfield’s 1917 Courthouse, 10011 Iron Bridge Road. The School Board members were elected in November to four-year terms that begin Jan. 1, 2016, and end Dec. 31, 2019. Superintendent Marcus Newsome will welcome… Full Article


The Chesterfield County School Board invites you to complete a survey to help with our search for the next superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools. This survey will be open through Feb. 12. Community Survey The Chesterfield County School Board has hired BWP & Associates to conduct a national search for the next superintendent of… Full Article