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.
Sean Court, a 2003 graduate from Thomas Dale High School, has attained a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from South University. Court graduated from Virginia Wesleyan College with a degree in business in 2010.
The following local residents made the Dean’s List for Fall 2012 quarter at Rochester Institute of Technology:
Akira Crawford, a junior psychology major at Virginia State University, has been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to participate in a study abroad program during the spring 2013 academic term.
On Monday, December 3, Ettrick Elementary School received a generous grant from The Ettrick Neighborhood and Business Foundation (ENBF). The grant, presented by ENBF President Sterling L. Hawkins, and ENBF Vice-President Nancy Ross, totaled $10,000, which is earmarked to replace outdated playground equipment.