Dr. McLaurin joined the Chesterfield County Public Schools family in 2012 as Dean of Students at Thomas Dale High School. Prior to joining team Chesterfield he taught History in juvenile correctional facilities throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Dr. McLaurin served as an Assistant Principal in the City of Richmond for one year and held the same position at Thomas Dale for two years. After nearly two years as Principal of the Chesterfield Juvenile Detention Home, Dr. McLaurin, joined the Cougars in January of 2019.
Dr. McLaurin earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from Hampton University in 2004. He earned a Masters of Education in Supervision and Administration from Virginia State University in 2013 and earned a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from VSU in 2017.
Chasing the northern lights. Researching Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus.” Exploring canals. Investigating manufacturing marvels. Learning how Scotland educates deaf students. Studying concert bands in Hawaii. These adventures in learning await six Chesterfield County teachers who were named 2021 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence winners and will receive almost $85,000 in professional development grants from the […]...Read Full Article
In addition to the broad spectrum of programs in each comprehensive high school, Chesterfield County Public Schools offers high school students the opportunity to participate in optional academic programs related to special interests. During their eighth-grade year, students decide whether or not to apply to a specialty center within Chesterfield County Public Schools, to a […]...Read Full Article
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 […]...Read Full Article