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School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 7-20

COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Community Engagement/Volunteers: Mentorship Program

  1. Generally

    The Department of Media and Communications, through its Office of Community Engagement, will support the development and implementation of school-based mentorship programs for students.

  2. Objectives
    1. To provide students with social, emotional and additional academic support;
    2. To provide enrichment opportunities for students with particular focus on career readiness, technical and life skills;
    3. To connect students with positive role models and motivational programs; and
    4. To improve student attendance and engagement.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-253.13:1, as amended. Standard 1. Instructional programs supporting the Standards of Learning and other educational objectives.

Adopted by School Board: October 20, 1992
Amended by School Board: May 25, 2004
Amended by School Board: May 9, 2006
Scrivener’s Amendments: July 30, 2013
Amended by School Board: August 19, 2014