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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.

Social Work Services 6-67

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 6-67

INSTRUCTION

Social Work Services

School social work services shall be provided in the School Division to recognize and to provide for the individual needs and differences of students. These services shall include individual student consultation; consultation with parents, teachers, principals, and other administrators; development of social/cultural evaluations; in-service training to school personnel to serve as a liaison with appropriate community agencies; and other functions which address the broad range of student needs.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-253.13:2, as amended, Standard 2. Instructional, administrative, and support personnel.

Virginia Board of Education Regulations 8VAC20-620-10, as amended. Regarding School Guidance and Counseling Programs in the Public Schools of Virginia.

Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment, 20 U.S.C. § 1232 h, as amended.

Adopted by School Board: August 21, 1990
Amended by School Board: July 16, 1991
Amended by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: June 6, 2006
Amended by School Board: June 20, 2017
Reviewed by School Board: February 27, 2024