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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.

Department of Human Resources

Cheryl R. WoodhouseChief Human Resources Officer
Darnita L. Trotman Ed.D.Director, Office of Employment Services
Edie L. Rogan, SPHR, SHRM-SCPDirector, Office of Employee Relations

The Department of Human Resources (HR) is primarily responsible for recruitment and staffing, employee relations and recognition, employee evaluation and assessment, and professional development. The mission of the Department of Human Resources is to partner with the division administration by providing quality comprehensive human resource services and information which will result in the efficient, effective and rewarding deployment of our most valuable asset, our employees. Additionally, the Department is committed to continuing the progression toward hiring and retaining a staff that reflects the diversity of our student population.

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