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Call to Action
Virginia Beach City Public Schools Needs You!

Call to ActionAt various times throughout the year, Virginia Beach City Public Schools is in need of assistance from our community for specific activities. These times of need are referred to as a Call to Action. These Calls to Action target community volunteers with talents matching those needed by any of our 85 schools/centers or at the district level.

When there is a need for community volunteers the specific area of need will be listed below. If you would like to be contacted by email, when a Call to Action is announced, you may subscribe here.

Here is a sample of the types of activities that may be included in a Call to Action:

  • Textbook adoption
  • Curriculum development
  • Advisory group/committee
  • Speakers
  • Mentors
  • Special events
  • Office assistance

Current Calls to Action

Textbook Adoption Choices Available for Review

Textbook adoption is currently underway for several Technical and Career Education courses, including Practical Nursing and Dental Assisting. The textbook choices are on display for staff and public review at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library located at 4100 Virginia Beach Boulevard, as well as in the school division's School Administration Building located at 2512 George Mason Drive. The textbooks will be displayed from June 25 to July 25 during each site's regular operational hours. The School Administration Building's summer hours of operation are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday with the exception of June 29-July 3, when the building is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Whatever the request, we hope that you will be available to step in and help if you determine that your abilities match our needs. If you have questions about Call to Action, please contact the Office of Community Engagement at 757.263.1936 or email laura.smart@vbschools.com.

Last Modified on Wednesday, July 22, 2015