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.
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