A Slice of VBCPS

2019 Teachers of the Year

Congratulations to the 87 teachers who are among the division’s 2019 Teachers of the Year as selected by their respective schools and centers. Following the selection of finalists from these honorees, the 2019 VBCPS Citywide Teacher of the Year will be announced at a dinner celebration in May. Read.

Menus are now linked to SchoolCafé

Starting this month, breakfast and lunch menus on vbschools.com will be more than just pdfs. Menus are now linked to the Virginia Beach City Public Schools page on SchoolCafé, where parents can navigate the menus for nutritional information and filter by allergens. Read.

Makeup schedule reminder

Next week, the school day extends to make up instructional time lost due to snow. Read.

Build language skills with a guessing game

Homophones are words that sound alike but have different spellings and meanings (heal/heel; bear/bare; weigh/way). To sharpen your child's sense of language, think of a pair of homophones and give her clues to guess it. For example, "I'm thinking of a word that is a letter and a drink" (T/tea). Get started with some of these pairs: ant/aunt; board/bored; hole/whole; meet/meat; rows/rose. Read more here.

What I like about Windsor Woods are the kids. When I came in and started working with them, it’s fun. It makes me appreciate being here, seeing young minds grow. Read.

Highlighting the vital role our school counselors play in students’ lives. Read.


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