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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.

Driver Education 6-28

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 6-28


Driver Education

Driver education will be made available to all eligible students according to the Code of Virginia and Virginia Board of Education regulations.

Students under age eighteen (18) will not receive a driver's license unless they meet the conditions set forth in applicable law and regulation.

The School Board may establish fees for the behind-the-wheel phase of the instructional program.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-205, as amended. Driver education programs.

Code of Virginia § 46.2-334, as amended. Conditions and requirements for licensure of persons under 18.

Virginia Board of Education Regulations 8 VAC 20-340, et seq., as amended. Regulations Governing Driver Education

Adopted by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: June 6, 2006
Scrivener’s Amendments: February 16, 2011
Amended by School Board: May 16, 2017