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Welcome to the 2022-2023 School Year! We hope that you and your family are well and that you have enjoyed a summer of “Sharpening Your Saw” and enjoying family fun! As we continue our journey as LEADERS in our school, community, and personal lives, this year we’d like your involvement and engagement in the “HEART- Work” we are doing! Start by joining our new Parent Teacher Organization – P.T.O. and let’s get started on supporting our school as we are Leading with L.O.V.E., our theme this year!

L. – Leading & Learning about our proud Legacy
O. – Overcoming obstacles and creating Opportunities
V. – Validating & Valuing ourselves and each other
E. – Expecting the best in all that we plan, do, and review

Real leaders lead with love! We remain FULLY ACCREDITED and were able to support our students’ growth in all areas of social- emotional learning. We also look forward to ROARing with continuous monitoring and measuring of student academic achievements, effective habits and leadership growth! As we start another exciting school year, let’s once again begin with the end in mind and support our students as as they work to accomplish their academic, achievement, and personal W.I.G.s (Wildly Important Goals)! Help them to BE Respectful, Organized, Achieving, and Responsible – We ROAR! Our school goals will all be created in love and with grace as we take our time creating a new School Improvement & Innovation Plan (SIIP). We are confident that each of you will LOVE this school year and the fun times ahead as a “Bensley” family member. So get ready for more lEading, lEarning, and reaching our NeXt lEvEl together! Check out some frequently asked questions and Important Information to know! Thank you for your continued support!

Yours in Education,
Dr. Patrice C. Wilson, Principal


5th grade team building @BensleyElem! Creating Positive classroom communities one activity at a time! @CcpWilson #oneCCPS #VAPrinciPALs

It was so exciting to see SO many of our @BensleyElem families at our Back Yard Meet & Greet this evening! Here are a few of our K Tigers getting their backpacks that were generously donated from Redeemer Episcopal. @CcpWilson #Tigerslead

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Recent News from #oneCCPS

November 29th, 2022

Four Chesterfield County elementary schools selected to produce Disney musicals at no cost

Virginia Repertory Theatre receives a grant from Disney to fund theater education programFour Chesterfield County elementary schools selected to produce Disney musicals at no cost Virginia Repertory Theatre has been awarded a grant from Disney to bring Disney Musicals in Schools to Chesterfield County Public Schools. This is the first time Disney Musicals in Schools, […]

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November 22nd, 2022

Dec. 7 is deadline for openings on school advisory committees

Advisory committees established by the Chesterfield County School Board are one way community members connect with their local schools. Advisory committee members are appointed from each of the county’s five magisterial districts and include parents, teachers, staff members, students and others interested in helping Chesterfield County Public Schools achieve its vision of creating a better […]

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