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High School - Academy and Advanced Academic Programs

Date Event
October 16, 2018 Citywide Information Night
Virginia Beach Convention Center
5:30-8:00 p.m.
Breakout sessions begin at 6 p.m.
January 9, 2019 DEADLINE for all academy programs and advanced academic programs applications to be completed online for students attending Virginia Beach City Public Schools, or to the appropriate program coordinator for students not attending Virginia Beach City Public Schools.
January 12, 2019 International Baccalaureate Admissions Testing
Location: Princess Anne High School
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (Students with last names A-L)
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Students with last names M-Z)
January 15, 2019 Mathematics & Science Academy Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Only Students From: Corporate Landing Middle, Home Schooled, Kempsville Middle, Landstown Middle, Larkspur Middle, Lynnhaven Middle, Princess Anne Middle, Salem Middle, Virginia Beach Middle
January 17, 2019 Mathematics & Science Academy Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Only Students From: Bayside Middle, Brandon Middle, Great Neck Middle, Independence Middle, Old Donation School, Plaza Middle, Private Schools
January 22, 2019 Mathematics & Science Academy Make-up Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
January 23, 2019 International Baccalaureate Admissions Make-up Testing
Location: Princess Anne High School
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
January 19 - January 30, 2019 Visual and Performing Arts Academy Auditions
Location: Salem High School
Students will be notified by mail of their audition date and time
February 15, 2019 All high school notification letters emailed for VBCPS students, mailed for non-VBCPS students.
February 22, 2019 All High School Appeals Deadline
February 28, 2019 Student Letters of Intent to Accept and Attend a High School Academy Program or Advanced Academic Program DEADLINE.

Middle School - International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IBMYP) Plaza Middle

Date Event
November 27, 2018 Parent Information Night for students attending schools A-N; 6:30 p.m. at Plaza Middle School*
November 28, 2018 Parent Information Night for students attending schools O-W; 6:30 p.m. at Plaza Middle School*
February 1, 2019 Application Deadline
February 12, 2019 Selection Committee meets to review applicants for placement in grades 6-8 for the 2018-2019 school year
March 22, 2019* Decision Letters emailed for Virginia Beach City Public School students, mailed for non-Virginia Beach City Public School students
April 5, 2019* International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program Intent Letters due to Plaza Middle Years Program
April 11, 2019* First Level of Appeals Deadline to Plaza Middle Years Program
May 8, 2019* Second Level of Appeals Deadline to Plaza Middle Years Program sent to Dr. Pohl's office – Department of Teaching and Learning
* Please note, these dates have been changed from originally posted dates.