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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. 

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.

P-EBT Info

More information, as well as any updates, can be found on the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) website.

Changes Coming Soon to P-EBT Inquiry Process

As a reminder, the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program ended once final benefits were issued on Sept. 30, 2023.

Due to the program's termination, the online P-EBT inquiry portal and P-EBT Call Center, which is accessible at 866-513-1414 or 804-294-1633 Monday-Friday between 8:15 a.m. - 5 p.m., will no longer be available to receive new customer inquiries after Nov. 30, 2023. Customers who set up an account through the portal before Nov. 30 may continue to track the status of their inquiry.

The Virginia Department of Social Services remains committed to resolving all customer inquiries received by the Nov. 30, 2023 deadline. To access the P-EBT inquiry portal visit: https://vdss-prod-ct.powerappsportals.us/.