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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.

Testing Schedule

 
Lead Drinking Water Testing - 2023/2024 
Location Year Built Initial Test Date Number of Water Sources Tested

Test Results at or Below Acceptable Levels (< 10 ppb)

Elevated Testing Results (> 10 ppb)

Remediation Completion Date

Final Completion Date

Creeds ES 1939 9/9/2023 60 56 4 1/20/2024 2/7/2024
Princess Anne ES 1956 9/9/2023 89 89 0 N/A 10/30/2023
Shelton Park ES 1954 10/14/2023 91 87 4 2/13/2024 4/5/2024
John B. Dey ES 1956 10/14/2023 156 153 3 11/18/2023 12/11/2023
Princess Anne HS 1954 11/18/2023 94 90 4 4/11/2024 4/8/2024
Thalia ES 1956 11/18/2023 104 103 1 12/16/2023 1/8/2024
Bayside 6th Grade 1957 12/16/2023 28 28 0 N/A 1/8/2024
Admin Annex - Building 16 1960 12/16/2023 3 3 0 N/A 1/8/2024
Kings Grant ES 1960 1/20/2024 98 94 4 2/17/2024 3/6/2024
Plaza Annex 1961 2/17/2024 33* 29* 4 pending pending
Kempsville ES 1961 2/17/2024 90 87 3 3/16/2024 4/5/2024
Luxford ES 1961 2/17/2024 89 87 2 3/16/2024 4/5/2024
Williams ES 1961 4/13/2024          
Malibu ES 1962 3/16/2024          
Pembroke ES 1962 3/16/2024          
Holland Road Annex 1962 4/13/2024          
Lynnhaven ES 1963 4/13/2024          
Trantwood ES 1963 5/11/2024          
Bayside HS 1964 5/11/2024          

* subject to change, pending final report

*For individual school testing results, please contact the Department of Communications and Community Engagement at DCCE@vbschools.com.