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Braves in Business program prepping students for careers

Braves in Business

At Cheraw High School this year, the students are learning more than just the standard academics and character education lessons.  Over twenty Cheraw High students have learned and are learning what it takes to become a desirable employee.  Cheraw High’s new Braves in Business program is focused on preparing students to be College and Career ready and developing students that are ready to enter the workforce with positive attributes.  These students completed a written application and were interviewed by administration before being welcomed into the program that is partnering with several local businesses within Chesterfield County.

Junior scholars visit Winthrop

Junior Scholars

Chesterfield County School District took 12th grade Junior Scholars to Winthrop University. This special day was provided by the Olde English Consortium.

Local parents attend pilot program

Parents of preschool students who are enrolled at Petersburg Primary and Cheraw Primary as well as Head Start gathered for training in the South Carolina UPSTART Pilot program Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29.  UPSTART is an at-home kindergarten readiness program that gives preschool-aged children individualized reading, math, and science instruction, with a focus on reading.  Through the efforts of state Senator Vincent Sheheen, this program will provide 75 families with a laptop computer along with Internet service so they can access the Waterford Early Learning program.

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