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.  […]

CCPS School Board Adopts the 2024-25 and Draft B of the 2025-26 Instructional Calendars

The Caroline County School Board voted Monday, February 12, 2024 to adopt the proposed instructional calendars for the 2024-25 and Draft B of the 2025-26 school years.  The following highlights for the 2024-25 school year includes: After receiving input from multiple stakeholder groups and an online survey, the school division’s calendar committee made final revisions […]

CCPS Teacher of The Year- Kendall Rogers

Caroline County Public Schools is proud to announce Mrs. Kendall Rogers as the 2024-2025 Division Teacher of the Year.  Mrs. Rogers serves Caroline Middle School as the agricultural teacher and Future Farmers of America sponsor. Kendall earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia State University and her Masters in Administration and Supervision from Averett […]

COO Marcia Stevens Awarded SBA Certificate

Congratulations to CCPS COO Marcia Stevens who was recently awarded the SBA (School Business Administrator) Certificate from Southeastern Association of School Business Officials. Click HERE to view the full press release.

How is CCPS informing parents, families, and the community about changes connected to the implementation of the Virginia Literacy Act?  

There are many resources available to learn more about the science of reading, evidence-based literacy instruction, and the Virginia Literacy Act.  Please read the CCPS Express and visit the links below to learn more:   CCPS website – Virginia Literacy Act Community Corner   Virginia Literacy Partnerships CCPS is continuing to forge a strategic path toward the […]