Chesterfield County School District is a rural school district with 7,240 students enrolled in grades preK-12. The district configuration includes two primary schools, seven elementary schools, three middle schools, four high schools, and one alternative school. Of the seventeen schools, nine qualify for Title 1 funding. The mission of the Chesterfield County School District Fine Arts Program is to provide a sequential and comprehensive program of instruction for all students that will promote lifelong appreciation, learning, and active participation in the arts. The fine arts programs include music (general, band and choral) and visual arts. There is a Gifted and Talented Arts program that is a combination of after school and summer classes. Chesterfield County School District received the Distinguished Arts Program grant in 2014-15 and 2015-16.