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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.

Military Family Resources


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The Virginia Beach Technical and Career Education center is committed to students and families connected to our nation’s military. This page will provide information and resources for our military connected students and families. For immediate assistance please contact school based military VB Tech Center student point of contact  Donna Hall, Tech Center counselor  Robert Marlin, or a member of the administrative team

City of VB/VBCPS Resources
City of Virginia Beach Website
Behavioral Health Resources
VBCPS Student Registration
VBCPS School Locator
VBCPS School Counseling
VBCPS Academic and Career Planning
Military Family Resources
VBCPS Special Education Program

VA Dept. of Education Military Interstate Compact for Military Students
Fleet and Family Support Program
Military Interstate Compact
Military Child Education Coalition
Military One Source
Operation Home front
Resilience Training for Military Families for Military Families
Military Student and Family Specialist (email)
VDOE Special Education Resources
VDOE Procedural Safeguards

School Liaison Officer
John W. Hammer, NAS Oceana and Dam Neck