Welcome to Our Division

Much time and care is spent in finding and hiring the best and brightest new teachers. Maintaining a competitive starting salary scale to attract new teachers is critical to maintaining high quality faculties. Equally as important is assuring our experienced teachers that their salaries and benefits are similar to those of our neighboring school divisions.


 Finding us 

The City of Hopewell is located 24 miles southeast of Virginia’s capital of Richmond and readily accessible by both I-295 and I-95. Washington, D.C. is 132 miles to the north and the Port of Hampton Roads is 75 miles to the southeast.


Find Financial Success

Hopewell Public Schools aims to attract and retain the highest quality teachers and staff who are committed to preparing our students for success in today's world. Some of the benefits of working in our district include...

·  Generous benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and long-term care.

·  Safe working and learning environments.

·  Ongoing opportunities for professional development.

·  Friendly, caring, and competent staff & leadership. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Hopewell City Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Melody F. Bage, Director of Personnel has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies. Her contact information is as follows:

103 North 12th Ave., Hopewell, Virginia23860

Email: mbage@hopewell.k12.va.us