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2024-25 federal grant information presented to Virginia Beach School Board

The Virginia Beach School Board received information about proposed federal grant applications at its May 14 meeting. For the 2024-25 school year, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) would receive approximately $21.1 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).

2024-25 federal grant information presented to Virginia Beach School Board

The Virginia Beach School Board received information about proposed federal grant applications at its May 14 meeting. For the 2024-25 school year, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) would receive approximately $21.1 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).

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach names Dr. Donald Robertson Jr. superintendent

The School Board of the City of Virginia Beach voted to name Dr. Donald Robertson Jr. as superintendent at its meeting Jan. 23. A native of Hampton Roads, Dr. Robertson began his career as a math teacher with Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) in 1988 and progressed in leadership roles including assistant principal of Bayside High School, principal of Salem High School, chief strategy and innovation officer, chief schools officer, chief of staff and acting superintendent. 

Logo Virginia Beach City Public Schools Charting the Course

Hundreds of Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) students will participate in the 16th Annual African American Male Summit on Jan. 20 at Frank W. Cox High School. Boys in grades six through 12 will share ideas with each other and with adult community members on topics such as student leadership, community involvement, relationship-building, and physical and mental well-being.

Information Nights

Academies and Advanced Academic Programs Night

October 12, 2023 | 5pm-8pm

Virginia Beach Convention Center

Academy and Advanced Academic programs will be hosting events for prospective students and their parents/guardians. The information nights provide detailed information about the program and opportunities available at the school. If you have additional questions, please contact the school.

Program
Advanced Technology Center, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Entrepreneurship and Business Academy, Monday, Nov. 13, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Kempsville High School

Environmental Studies Program, Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Brock Center

Global Studies & World Languages Academy, Thursday, Oct. 26, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Tallwood High School

International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program, Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 6:00 p.m.
Plaza Middle School

Governor's STEM* & Technology Academy, Thursday, Nov. 2, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Landstown High School

International Baccalaureate Programs, Monday, Oct. 30, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Princess Anne High School

Green Run Collegiate, Tuesday, Nov 14, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Green Run High School

Health Sciences Academy, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Bayside High School

Legal Studies Academy, Monday, Nov. 20, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
First Colonial High School

Mathematics and Science Academy, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Ocean Lakes High School

Technical and Career Education Center, Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.

Visual and Performing Arts Academy, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
Salem High School