Month of the Military Child is observed each April to honor and celebrate military children and youth for their service, commitment, and sacrifice in support of the armed forces. Due to Chesapeake’s geographic proximity to numerous Naval and other military bases, our district is home to well over seven thousand six hundred (7,600) active duty military-connected students. We are honored to serve our military families and value the unique and varied ways military kids enrich our classrooms and community.
Chesapeake Public Schools is proud to celebrate all military-connected children this month. In addition to the special celebrations our schools are planning, we are excited to recognize our military children at these district-wide events: