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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.

Conflict of Interests 4-23

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 4-23


Conflict of Interests

The Superintendent or designee shall see that all employees of the School Board are aware of the "Virginia State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act" and the "Ethics in Public Contracting Act" as set forth in the Virginia Public Procurement Act and informed that the School Board demands compliance with both the word and intent of the law. Employees are responsible for ensuring that they are in compliance with both acts as well as any policies, regulations or procedures that involve either act. Employees who have or suspect that they will have a personal interest in a contract with or a transaction of the School Board should consult with their supervisors or the Department of Finance regarding compliance with law, policy, regulation or procedure.

Code of Virginia § 2.2-3100, as amended. Policy; application; construction.

Code of Virginia § 2.2-4367, as amended. Purpose.

School Board Policy 3-2

Adopted by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: June 8, 2004
Amended by School Board: October 4, 2016
Amended by School Board: September 12, 2023