Tuition Fees 3-22

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 3-22


Tuition Fees

The School Board will charge tuition fees for certain nonresident students allowed to enroll in the school division.

  1. Nonresident, nonemployee's student tuition

    The Superintendent shall recommend to the School Board the tuition fees to be charged nonresident, nonemployees' students based on the per capita cost. The School Board shall then fix and determine the amount of tuition fees to be charged. No tuition charges fixed by the School Board shall exceed the total per capita cost of education, exclusive of capital outlay and debt service, for elementary or secondary pupils and the actual, additional costs of special education or gifted and talented program provided the pupil.

  2. Nonresident, employees' students

    For nonresident employees' students, the tuition fees will be calculated based on the current year's tuition fees, plus annualized inflation (rounded to the nearest ten dollars) based on the most recent Consumer Price Index (CPI) or as otherwise approved by the School Board.

  3. Additional fees may be charged depending upon the services required.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-5, as amended. Regulations concerning admission of certain persons to schools; tuition charges.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-101.1, as amended. Increase of funds when certain nonresident pupils attend schools; how increase computed and paid; billing of out-of-state placing agencies or persons.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-255, as amended. Nonresident children.

Adopted by School Board: February 16, 1993
Amended by School Board: April 4, 2000
Amended by School Board: February 4, 2014
Amended by School Board: May 22, 2018
Amended by School Board: January 11, 2022