School has started and here’s what’s new in Chesterfield County Public Schools for the 2012-13 school year.
Brittany Lauren Barfield, a resident of Chesterfield, has been recognized among over 200 students from Valdosta State University who made the Summer 2012 Dean’s List.
Ellen Ross of Chesterfield, recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Ross earned a BFA degree in Fibers.
The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced, that Appomattox Regional Governor Arts & Tech student Kaleb Alexander Holmes from Chester, has been selected for membership; The Society recognizes top scholars and invites only those students who have achieved academic excellence.
A junior at L.C. Bird High School in the engineering program decided to restore an antique John Deere tractor. Connor Linton needed a junior seminar project and had to get the project approved and it has taken a full year.
Patrick Tompkins has a passion for learning. It drives him as a teacher, a student and a leader. In 1993, he brought his love for the classroom to John Tyler Community College, where he is currently an associate professor of English and chair of the College’s Department of English.
All Chesterfield County comprehensive schools are fully accredited for the 2012-13 school year, according to student achievement data released today. The Virginia Department of Education establishes accreditation status each year based on student achievement on Standards of Learning tests taken during the previous school year.
The following Virginia Military Institute cadets are among the 586 cadets who were recently named to the Deans’ List for the second semester of academic year 2011-12. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a cadet must have a term grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and no grade below C.