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Welcome to Bensley Elementary

HELLO Terrific Tiger Family LEADERS!  

Welcome to the 2021-2022 School Year!   We’re excited to begin this school year a few weeks earlier and with over 97% of our students back in the building for face-to-face instruction!  Thank you for your continued support and for truly being partners with us as we work to ensure the highest quality education and positive social-emotional school environment for your children.  Despite what this year’s assessments may show, we remain FULLY ACCREDITED and we will continue to GET BEtter with continuous monitoring and measuring student academic, social-emotional, and leadership growth!   Our C.A.R.S. are headed in the right direction as we focus on Community, Adjustments, Relationships and Student Centered!  

As we SHIFT into gear for an exciting ride this school year, let’s begin with the end in mind and pretend that it’s June 3, 2022 and we’ve just finished another awesome year!  Our goal is not to return to “normal” but to GET BEtter & BE BEtter!  We  are the DRIVERS of our DESTINY!  Our “Benzley” family rides together!  So buckle up for more lEading, lEarning, and reaching our NeXt lEvEl! 

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

@BensleyElem

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Recent News from #oneCCPS

September 1st, 2021

Email 9-1-21

Chesterfield County Public Schools CONNECTIONS September 1, 2021 Higher pay for school bus drivers Through partnership with Chesterfield County, Chesterfield County Public Schools will increase pay and offer additional bonus incentives to help attract and retain school bus drivers and staff members who hold a commercial driver’s license. Starting pay for bus drivers will increase […]

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August 30th, 2021

Chesterfield County Public Schools increases bus driver pay and incentives

https://youtu.be/uho_XvWgYzo Through partnership with Chesterfield County, Chesterfield County Public Schools will increase pay and offer additional bonus incentives to help attract and retain school bus drivers and staff members who hold a commercial driver’s license. Additional funding from Chesterfield County will mean starting pay for bus drivers will increase from $17.21 to $20.21 per hour. […]

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August 26th, 2021

Pass rates on Standards of Learning tests

The Virginia Department of Education today released Standards of Learning pass rates for every school district in Virginia. The pass rates are based on SOL tests administered in the spring of 2021. Given the closure of schools in March 2020 and the disruption of in-person instruction during 2020- 21, the latest SOL results represent new […]

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