The Chesterfield County School Board is seeking comments on the proposed calendar for 2012-2013, which is available online at mychesterfieldschools.com. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Proposed Calendar, Chesterfield County Public Schools, P.O. Box 10, Chesterfield, Va. 23832.
School Board work sessions often assume the tone of a rather tedious grad school seminar. The five elected members, guided by the superintendent or one of his staff, worked through stacks of material, occasionally posing questions, but generally focused on mastering the substance of some challenge facing the Chesterfield schools in difficult financial times.
Local students attending Hampden-Sydney College were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year. To earn this distinction, students must achieve at least a 3.3 semester grade point average out of a possible 4.0.
Ashley Edmiston of Chester, has been inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta at Mary Baldwin College.
Registration has begun for online classes being offered this summer by Chesterfield County Public Schools:
Vincent Tucker, president of Quality Moving Services was presented with the Vendor of the Year award at Virginia State University’s Vendor Fair in November, 2011. Sponsor by the VSU Purchasing Department, the fair was held in the L. Douglas Wilder Building and Daniel Gymnasium.
On January 24, 12 Matoaca High School AP Computer Science students along with their instructor, Mr. Cassein Carter, participated in a tour of ECPI University at the Moorefield Campus in Richmond.
Chesterfield County offers a limited number of prekindergarten spots in these 12 elementary schools to provide school-readiness skills to eligible children with the greatest need: Bellwood, Bensley, Beulah, Chalkley, Marguerite Christian, Davis, Ettrick, Falling Creek, Harrowgate, Hopkins, Providence and Reams Road.