First Day of School Signs

We want to see your scholars on their first day of school! Click on the links below to download and print a First Day of School sign. If you have a PreK, Kindergarten, 6th or 9th grade student, use the Transition Day sign since their first day is August 12. All other students can use […]


CCPS is pleased to announce Terry Alexander Jr. as the new Caroline High School Head Football Coach.  Mr. Alexander, or  “Coach A,” was a two-time All-State running back at Quantico High School and continued his football career at West Virginia Wesleyan College. Following his collegiate career, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. While […]

June Leadership Announcements

We are excited to share the following additional leadership announcements for the 2024-2025 school year: Dr. John Farrelly, Director of Finance  Caroline County Public Schools is delighted to welcome Dr. John Farrelly as the Director of Finance.  Dr. Farrelly has over 25 years of administrative experience including having served as a superintendent in the North […]

2024-2025 Leadership Announcements

We are excited to share the following leadership announcements for 2024-2025:  Corinne Griggs, 504 Specialist We are pleased to announce that Mrs. Corinne Griggs has been selected to serve in the role of 504 Specialist for the 2024-2025 school year.  Mrs. Griggs will be transitioning into this new role July 1, 2024 after serving seven […]

CCPS Spring SOL Testing FAQs

1. Are students in elementary and middle school required to take state tests?  All students enrolled in Virginia public schools are expected to take the applicable state tests.  For students in elementary and middle school, these tests include reading and math in grades 3-8 as well as history and science tests administered once at each […]

Joyce Childs Named CCPS Support Staff of the Year 2023-2024

Ms. Joyce Childs has worked for Caroline County Public Schools for 40 years, beginning her career at Caroline High School as a private contractor.  Ms. Childs now serves as Lead Custodian for the school division supporting the work in all of our buildings. Ms. Childs starts her day by 6:00 a.m. to make sure Lotus […]

Elexis Clemons Named CCPS Novice Teacher of the Year 2023-2024

As a proud 2008 Caroline High School graduate, Ms. Elexis Clemons is elated to serve as a first-year, first grade teacher at Lewis and Clark Elementary School. Elexis began her career in education in 2016 as a special education paraprofessional, where she was recognized in 2022 as the County Support Employee of the Year. After […]

Solar Eclipse

We’re thrilled to share that a solar eclipse, a fascinating scientific phenomenon, will occur on Monday, April 8th. In our CCPS viewing area, the moon will obscure approximately 85% of the sun between 2:00 and 4:20 pm.   While we won’t experience totality (100% coverage), it promises to be a great learning and viewing opportunity.  […]