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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).

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.

Scholarship Central

Scholarship Central is updated on a regular basis during the school year. Please check back for the most current list of scholarships.

Scholarship Central serves as a resource for locating various scholarships for high school students. Your high school counselors are working together, as a team, in order to provide all of our graduating seniors opportunities to apply for financial assistance to the college or university of choice. Bookmark this page for easy access.

The school division has made every effort to ensure that Scholarship Central is accurate.

Student Reminders
  • You are responsible for mailing your own application.
  • Please pay close attention to all application deadline requirements.
  • Please submit all required information in a timely fashion.
  • If the application requires a school transcript, please complete the appropriate request form available in your guidance office and submit at least 2 weeks prior to the mailing deadline date. Be sure to include any requests for counselor recommendations at this time.
  • If you have any questions, please contact the scholarship coordinator at your school.
  • If you have been awarded a scholarship, Congratulations! Please notify your school's scholarship coordinator.