Kathleen Nuckols, majoring in health and exercise science, from Chester, graduated from Bridgewater College in May. Of the graduates, 95 earned bachelor of arts degrees and 258 earned bachelor of science degrees.
A rising senior at Hampden Sydney College in Farmville, Aaron Gilani, a resident of Chester, was home schooled, and then graduated from Cosby High School in Chesterfield, he received honors at Hampton Sydney. He is also a volunteer at Chesterfield Rescue Squad.
While Chesterfield County Public Schools (CCPS) was working with the Chesterfield County administration on this year’s budget, it became unclear whether some 32,000 Chromebooks would be distributed to middle and high school students. There will be a $50 student technology fee.
June 7, 1944. June 7, 2014 — just close your eyes and imagine that time span, everything that you’ve seen just in the time you’ve lived. Imagine meeting students of the second class to graduate from the newly formed Thomas Dale High School, which had been named Chester High School before that time.
L.C. Bird High School students have a lot to be proud of in 2014. Their football team won their second state championship; their band receive top honors, they were ranked in the top 10 percent nationally for academics by the Washington Post. But at 2 p.m. on June 7, it was all about the seniors. The Class of 2014 received their diplomas.
Matoaca High School held their 50th Commencement Exercises on Monday, June 9 at the Stuart C. Siegel Center Virginia Commonwealth University. Along with the graduation exercises, the program celebrated the past 50 years with notable graduates
“On behalf of over 300,000 Chesterfield County residents, I applaud you,” Board of Supervisor Chairman Jim Holland said to Meadowbrook High School Class of 2014. “In memory of Dr. Maya Angelou I encourage you to use your God given ability to rise.”
With a pack Siegel Center, Thomas Dale High School Class of 2014 graduated 542 students on Friday, June 6. Chesterfield County Superintendent of Schools said they were a “hope for the nation and this world” before capturing the “Twitter moment” with his cell phone camera.