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Welcome to Bensley Elementary


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

Upcoming Events

Recent News from #oneCCPS

November 21st, 2022

Chesterfield County Public Schools Hall of Fame to induct seven new members

The Chesterfield County Public Schools Hall of Fame is inducting seven new members, in recognition of their outstanding accomplishments in support of students and schools. The school system is built on the talents of outstanding teachers, educational and operational support staff members, leaders and volunteers. Their abilities and dedication are why Chesterfield County Public Schools […]

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November 3rd, 2022

Aviation art contest

The Virginia Department of Aviation invites students ages 6-17 to compete in the 2023 International Aviation Art Contest. Artwork must be postmarked by Jan. 10, 2023.

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November 3rd, 2022

Bullying is topic of Coffee + Conversation on Nov. 9

Parents and caregivers are invited for Coffee + Conversation, free virtual sessions offering helpful information. The 1-2 p.m. Nov. 9 gathering will focus on bullying. Register for the topics that most interest you at Coffee + Conversation is hosted by #oneCCPS Family and Community Engagement Office and Chesterfield County Prevention Services.

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