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Survey: Should CPS consider a pre-Labor Day school start?

Based on a change to the Code of Virginia in 2019, school boards are now permitted to open schools as early as two weeks before Labor Day. If this change...

2019 Purple Star Schools

The Virginia Department of Education and the Virginia Council on the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children are recognizing 123 schools as “Purple Star” schools. The Purple Star...

On-Time Graduation Rates Continue to Rise

The Virginia On-Time Graduation rates for the Class of 2019 have been released and Chesapeake Public Schools (CPS) continues to lead, with 93.83% of students graduating on time!  According to...

Greenbrier Intermediate – A Virginia Naturally School

Congratulations to Greenbrier Intermediate School (GRI), a recent recipient of the Virginia Naturally School designation.  GBI’s environmental stewardship efforts during the 2018-2019 school year placed them among 66 Virginia schools...

Disability History and Awareness Month

One-fifth of all Americans have disabilities, including almost one million people in Virginia.  During October, Disability History and Awareness Month creates greater public awareness and emphasizes the importance of full...

October is Bullying Prevention Month

In an effort to promote awareness of school bullying, the month of October is designated as Bullying Prevention Month.  Bullying can cause school absenteeism, mental and physical stress, poor school...

2019 NAS Oceana Air Show shatters Guinness World Record

More than 7,000 students attended the 2019 Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana Air Show, including 1,300 fifth grade students from Chesapeake Public Schools, breaking the Guinness World Record for the...

September is Attendance Awareness Month

Celebrated for the first time in September 2013, Attendance Awareness Month is a national recognition of the connection between school attendance and academic achievement. It is crucial for schools and communities to...

Chesapeake Public Schools is 100% Accredited

The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) recently released data on the performance of students on Standards of Learning (SOL) assessments in reading, writing, mathematics, science, and history/social science during the...

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Upcoming Meetings & Events

November
12
Tuesday

Family Empowerment Series: School Nutrition
Online

7:00 PM
November
13
Wednesday

GIS Day Scavenger Hunt

12:00 AM
November
14
Thursday

Student Teacher Job Fair
Great Bridge Middle School

4:30 PM
November
16
Saturday

Hickory High School Craft Fair
Hickory High School

9:00 AM
November
18
Monday

School Board Meeting - First Public Hearing & Work Session on the Proposed Capital Improvement Plan
School Administration Building

6:00 PM
November
19
Tuesday

Academy Information Night
Deep Creek High School

7:00 PM
November
19
Tuesday

Family Empowerment Series: Library Services
Online

7:00 PM
November
21
Thursday

Family Empowerment Series: School Health
Online

7:00 PM
November
26
Tuesday

Family Empowerment Series: 504 Plans
Online

7:00 PM
November
27
Wednesday

Early Release Day

12:00 AM
November
28
Thursday

Thanksgiving Holiday - Schools & Offices Closed

12:00 AM
December
03
Tuesday

#GivingTuesday

12:00 AM
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