We are excited to welcome our Bears to the 2020-2021 school year! We look forward to an exciting year watching our students learn, grow, and achieve excellence! Our amazing teachers and staff members have been working diligently throughout the summer to prepare for another outstanding year. We are thrilled to partner with our families and our school community to ensure that we are supporting all of our students’ academic, physical, and social-emotional needs. I am proud to serve as the Bailey Bridge Middle School principal and look forward to meeting the students and families that are new to our Bear family! Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns.
Melanie A. Knowles
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Congress recently extended all Summer Food Service Program and Seamless Summer Option waivers through the end of the 2020-21 school year. That means all Chesterfield County youth ages 18 and under, regardless of household income, are eligible to receive free school meals through June 18, 2021. The USDA […]...Read Full Article
In the spring of 2019, the School Board approved the inclusion of a new 360 West corridor elementary school in its already approved Capital Improvements Plan. This new elementary school, being built in the Magnolia Green neighborhood in the Matoaca District and scheduled to open in Fall 2022, will help relieve student enrollment capacity issues […]...Read Full Article
Chesterfield County Public Schools is proposing further expansion of Center-Based Gifted services at the elementary school level. During a presentation to the School Board on Oct. 27, the school division will propose increasing the number of CBG sites to 10 schools from six schools starting as early as the 2021-22 school year. “Gifted education reforms […]...Read Full Article