State Funds 3-17

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
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State Funds

State funds, both categorical and general, are based on objective formulas and are provided to Virginia Beach City Public Schools through the Direct Aid to Public Education budget in the Appropriation Act. The Virginia General Assembly appropriates the funds and the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) administers the funding. Funding is appropriated into four major categories (Standards of Quality Programs, Incentive Programs, Categorical Programs, and Lottery Programs).

The Superintendent or designee shall file the required reports and forms to secure the amount of state funds to which the School Division is entitled.

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

Constitution of Virginia, Article VIII Section 2, as amended. Standards of Quality; State and local support of public schools.

Adopted by School Board: February 16, 1993
Scrivener’s Amendments: September 11, 2014
Amended by School Board: February 25, 2020