Students living in Chesterfield County are enjoying their last week of summer vacation and freedom! Public school here in Chesterfield starts back for the 2008-2009 school year on Tuesday, September 2nd.
Chesterfield County Public School system is an awarding winning school system with approximately 58,000 students enrolled at 62 schools within the county. This number of students makes Chesterfield County School system one of the 100 largest school systems in the country and the fourth largest school system in Virginia.
Chesterfield County Public Schools focus on academic excellence in a safe and supportive environment for all students. The school system is part of the "No Child Left Behind" program. Because of this commitment to the youth, families continue to enjoy living and growing here in Chesterfield.
For a third year in a row, Chesterfield County Public Schools have been voted one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by the America's Promise Alliance for Youth. Also, a national research and relocation firm chose Chesterfield County School system as one of the top school districts in the nation.
If you and your family are new to the county or if you need to get information concerning orientation times, bus schedules, supplies lists (for elementary and middle schools), special needs, directions to schools or any other pertinent information, you can call 804-748-1405 or visit www.chesterfield.k12.va.us.
Have a safe Labor Day weekend and a great school year!!