Military Families

E.W. Chittum is proud to serve the many military families who work and live in our community. We are committed to providing support, resources, and enriching programs to enhance our students’ educational experiences and support their families.

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Chittum Elementary is a proud recipient of the VDOE Purple Star designation, 2021 award year.

This webpage is designed to provide information to military families that are relocating to Chesapeake and have questions about the Western Branch zone. Please visit our district military resources page dedicated to information for our military families to find important information relevant to all of the forty-seven schools in Chesapeake Public Schools.

Our counselors, Mrs. Ashby & Mr. Cuffee are prepared and ready to assist military families wishing to enroll their students at Chittum! In addition to our in-school Counselors, Chesapeake Public Schools has a School Liaison Officer who is available to assist incoming military families.

Student Opportunities at EW Chittum


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Parent Resources at EW Chittum



Military Family Point of Contact: Mrs. Ashby & Mr. Cuffee