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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.

Hours of Employment/Work Day 4-13.1

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Regulation 4-13.1

PERSONNEL

Hours of Employment/Work Day

  1. Instructional Personnel

    Within the following organizational subdivisions regular school hours for instructional personnel will be established:

    1. Secondary Schools - 7 hours and 20 minutes per day
    2. Elementary Schools - 7 hours and 20 minutes per day
  2. Employees assigned to the Unified Pay Scale

    The hourly work schedule for those employees assigned to the Unified Pay Scale is defined in the written compensation plan that is approved annually by the School Board. Department Heads/Principals are responsible for implementing the established work schedules.

Approved by Superintendent: January 18, 1994
Revised by Superintendent: August 9, 2006
Scrivener’s Amendments August 16, 2021