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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.

Evaluation of Administrative Staff 2-53

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 2-53


Evaluation of Administrative Staff

  1. Generally

    The evaluationof the administrative staff is the responsibility of the Superintendent or his/her designee. Implementing the evaluations shall be done under the following guidelines:

    1. Performance responsibilities shall be stated in a job description.
    2. The accomplishment of both short and long range performance responsibilities shall be evaluated.
    3. The judgment of the administrator's immediate supervisor shall be considered during the evaluation process.

    These evaluations shall be the basis for the Superintendent's recommendations as to the continued employment and compensation of the individuals concerned.

Code of Virginia, § 22.1-253.13:7, as amended. Standard 7. School board policies.

Adopted by School Board: March 18, 1975
Amended by School Board: August 21, 1990
Amended by School Board: July 16, 1991
Amended by School Board: October 20, 1992
Amended by School Board: May 9, 2006
Scrivener’s Amendments: December 3, 2013
Amended by School Board: August 8, 2023