Two local students attending Hampden-Sydney College were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall semester of the 2012-2013 academic year:
Marine Corps Pvt. Matthew J. Sturgeon, brother of Steven T. Sturgeon of Chester, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C.
The following local residents have been named to the Dean’s List at Clemson University for the fall 2012 semester:
Original choreography and energetic dancers highlight this year’s Senior Dance Showcase at the Specialty Center for Visual and Performing Arts at Thomas Dale High School.
Six additional Chesterfield teachers have achieved National Board certification, which is one of the highest credentials in education, and three of Chesterfield’s National Board Certified Teachers have renewed their certification.
Adults who do not have a high school diploma can take their first step toward earning a GED by registering for a class offered through the Adult Continuing Education Office:
After seeking and receiving input about the proposed calendar for 2013-2014, the Chesterfield County School Board has revised the proposal and is seeking additional comments from parents, employees and the community.
Kathryn Williams, author of young adult novels, visited seventh-grade students at Elizabeth Davis Middle School shortly before the holiday break. While also visiting students from Thomas Dale High School and Carver Middle School, Williams shared stories of her “long and twisting path” of becoming a published author and the process of writing, editing and publishing.