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Over 250 third- and fourth-grade students from Curtis Elementary visited the Math Science Innovation Center in Richmond a couple of weeks ago. Two classes, one from each grade level, visited the center over a five-day period.
Curtis Elementary kindergarten and first grade students welcomed the Lysol Healthy Habits Bus to their school recently and had the opportunity to become “Certified Healthy Habits Heroes” after completing a tour of the bus.
Every school within Chesterfield County Public Schools is accredited for the 2014-15 school year, according to information released by the Virginia Department of Education. The school division is one of the largest in Virginia with no schools denied accreditation.
Chesterfield County Public Schools’ pass rates on mandated Standards of Learning tests continue to exceed or meet state averages in the “all students” category, according to 2013-14 school year testing results released by the Virginia Department of Education.
A mobile app makes it easy to find out what is on the menu in the cafeterias of Chesterfield County Public Schools. The free app, School Lunch by Nutrislice, can be downloaded for iPhones from Apple’s App Store and for Android phones from Google’s Play store.
The Chesterfield County Public Schools website posted updated news last month for the 2014-2015 school year. With the new school year starting in a little more than three weeks the site listed important dates in the 2014-15 calendar for Chesterfield County Public Schools
As summer comes to an end, many parents are preparing their children for the upcoming school year by getting their back-to-school vaccinations.
Starting with the 2014-15 school year, students in Chesterfield County Public Schools will be evaluated on a 10-point grading scale. The School Board revised its uniform grading standards (Policy 3040-R) on June 24.
There is a lot of misinformation and misunderstanding surrounding the term Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). Despite the emphasis on attention disorder, attention problems are only part of the issue. I prefer to view this as a regulation disorder.