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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.

Resources for Parental Home Instructional Assistance 6-55

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 6-55

INSTRUCTION

Resources for Parental Home Instructional Assistance

The School Board encourages parents/legal guardians to provide instructional assistance to their children in the home. Home involvement resources and opportunities for parent/guardian training, may include the following:

  • Annual information guide listing grade level and/or course objectives;
  • Newsletters (School Division, school, PTA);
  • School community training sessions;
  • Internet resources including information available at www.vbschools.com;
  • Community workshops; and
  • Community library resources.

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

Adopted by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: June 6, 2006
Amended by School Board: June 20, 2017