Thomas Dale High School is pioneering a new way of learning while getting healthy but many might say, the 106-year-old school is returning to its beginnings when it was called Chester Agricultural High School and taught basic skills of farming and home economics.
Just ahead of Veterans Day, the new Honor Memorial Garden in front of the Lloyd C. Bird High School was dedicated in the presence of the mothers of the three former students who lost their lives while serving their country.
Meadowbrook High School’s Success Program students were recently recognized for their success in the classroom, SOLs and in the community.
There is a lot of movement and lots of sounds around the Thomas Dale High School premises during after-school-hours. Sounds of hammers and other tools, singing voices, musical instruments, and voices reciting their text lines are audible everywhere.
Virginia State University President Keith T. Miller announced that, effective Dec. 31, 2014, he will step down as President, but will retain his status as a tenured faculty member.
Matoaca Middle School PTA is conducting a shoe collection drive now through November 15, 2014 to raise funds for student activities, necessities, etc. while benefiting microenterprise ventures in developing nations and keeping old shoes out of local landfills.
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.
The 63 schools of Chesterfield County Public Schools will help the district’s 58,000-plus students envision and plan for their futures after high school during College and Career Readiness Week, which will take place Oct. 27 through Nov. 3.