Chesterfield County Public Schools hired 429 new teachers for the 2014-15 school year: 180 in elementary schools, 139.3 in high schools, 47.6 in middle...

Chesterfield County Public Schools hired 429 new teachers for the 2014-15 school year: 180 in elementary schools, 139.3 in high schools, 47.6 in middle schools and 63 in special education. The teaching positions School division successes include 111 new hires designed to strategically reduce elementary class sizes in targeted grades and at targeted schools and to provide middle schools with more flexibility with electives.

In 2014-15, the school division and schools sent about 4 million phone/digital messages through a parent notification system, including school closing information, emergency information and details about getting involved in schools.