Interscholastic Competition 6-47

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 6-47


Interscholastic Competition

  1. Generally

    All interscholastic competitions a shall be conducted in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations established by governing organizations such as, but not limited to: the Virginia High School League through its member schools and handbook and policy manual; the Virginia Beach Middle School League, through its member schools and handbook; other organization policies and guidelines; and School Board Policy and Regulation.

    The School Board recognizes that it has final responsibility for all interscholastic activities and encourages these activities for the overall development of the student.

  2. Elementary

    Competitive sports of a varsity nature are prohibited as a part of the elementary school program.

Editor's Note

For eligibility see Division Regulation 5-49.1.

Division Regulation 5-49.1

Adopted by School Board: May 19, 1987
Amended by School Board: August 21, 1990
Amended by School Board: July 16, 1991
Amended by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: June 6, 2006
Amended by School Board: Septembere 6, 2017