The Virginia Beach School Board received information about proposed federal grant applications at its May 9 meeting. For the 2023-24 school year, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) would receive approximately $16.3 million in formula grant funds through programs authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA).
AlertNow sends important notifications quickly via phone, text or email about emergency situations, school delays or cancellations due to inclement weather and other school happenings.
As a parent or guardian, will I need to register or sign-up to receive notifications?
No, all parents and guardians of students enrolled in the school division are automatically enrolled.
How do I update my notification information?
Parents must contact the school office to update their contact information.
If I move out of the area, must I request to have my phone numbers and email addresses removed?
No. If your child is withdrawn from school, your information is removed from the system.
How can I stop receiving phone calls from the school division?
If you are not a VBCPS family/staff member and yet still receiving Alert Now phone calls, please contact the Department of Communications and Community Engagement at AlertNowInfo@vbschools.com to have your number removed from the system.