At a specially scheduled meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017, the Chesapeake School Board will hold a public hearing to seek input as it moves forward with the selection of a new superintendent. The purpose of the hearing is to solicit public opinion on the desired qualifications residents most want to see in their next superintendent. The hearing will begin at
7 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the School Administration Building, 312 Cedar Rd. Persons who wish to address the Board on the Superintendent’s Search may register to speak by calling the Office of the Clerk of the School Board at 547-1047 or register to speak prior to 7 p.m. on December 11.
Congratulations to Deep Creek Middle School and teachers, Paula Labbe and Jonathan Neel, for being named one of the nation’s 255 state finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a program that encourages students to solve real-world issues in their community using classroom skills in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Deep Creek Middle School is one of five state finalists in Virginia and the only middle school in the state. If they are named the Virginia State Winner in December, Deep Creek Middle School will receive a $25,000 Samsung technology package or be one of ten schools to advance to the national finalist stage. View the press release for Deep Creek Middle’s Advancement in Samsung’s $2 Million* National STEAM Contest (pdf).
Congratulations to Katie Duke, Great Bridge High School field hockey coach, for being named the All-Class 4 Region A Coach of the Year. Coach Duke and the Lady Wildcats recently captured the Class 4A state title, their second consecutive title.
Congratulations to the Great Bridge High School girls field hockey team for collecting their second consecutive state title. Great Bridge finished their season with a 20-2 record. Way to go Lady Wildcats!
Chesapeake Public Schools is currently seeking dependable, conscientious individuals to serve as bus drivers and bus assistants for our school division. We provide all training necessary to acquire a commercial driver’s license (CDL) and skills necessary for operating a school bus. Call 757-547-0001. School bus driver employment flier (pdf)