Welcome to Salem Church Middle School (SMS) and 2020-21 school year! Greetings and salutations on behalf of our entire, talented faculty. I couldn’t be more delighted to serve over 900 of the best and brightest students in Chesterfield, at a school steeped in rich history and a reputation for community pride. This year, we will continue building on all of the practices that bring our community such pride, while enhancing aspects of our instructional program in order to elevate us to the next level. At Salem, we have a penchant for seeing our students thrive both academically and socially. Therefore, we are going on a mission! It is our forever goal to ensure that each and every student becomes a compassionate, mindful, and productive citizen. Furthermore, we take our responsibility to inspire and educate as seriously as we do our obligation to nurture, even in a virtual learning environment. Despite our plans for a non-traditional start, here is to an amazing new school year!
Matoaca District representative Ryan Harter was elected chair of the Chesterfield County School Board during the board’s annual reorganization meeting. Ann Coker, who represents the Bermuda District, was selected vice chair for 2021. In addition, the School Board approved its 2021 schedule during the meeting. The other School Board members are Debbie Bailey (Dale District), […]...Read Full Article
The 2021 Session of the Virginia General Assembly began today. In preparation for the Session, the Chesterfield School Board met last month with the Chesterfield legislative delegation to discuss the School Board’s 2021 Legislative Program. The School Board adopted the legislative program at their December 8, 2020 meeting. The 2021 Legislative Program reflects that Chesterfield […]...Read Full Article
Earlier this year, Chesterfield County Public Schools’ Meadowbrook High was awarded a $134,000 grant to develop a Health Science program that will result in students who are better prepared to pursue post- secondary and college pathways toward a career in the healthcare workforce. Meadowbrook High School was the recipient of the Claude Moore Foundation Grant, […]...Read Full Article