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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.

Homebound Instruction 6-79

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 6-79

INSTRUCTION

Homebound Instruction

The School Board is committed to meeting the needs of all students including those students who are temporarily unable to be physically present in school. The School Board shall maintain a program of homebound instruction to comply with Virginia Board of Education directives and the Superintendent shall develop regulations implementing this program.

Editor's Note

See also Virginia Department of Education's “Homebound Instructional Services Guidelines” (revised November 2018). For School Division’s implementation, see the “Homebound Services Manual.” (revised August 2022)

Code of Virginia § 22.1-253.13:3, as amended. Standard 3. Accreditation, other standards, assessments, and releases from state regulations.

Virginia Board of Education Regulations, 8VAC20-131-180, as amended. Off-site instruction.

Adopted by School Board: October 21, 1969
Amended by School Board: February 20, 1979
Amended by School Board: August 21, 1990
Amended by School Board: July 16, 1991
Amended by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Scrivener’s Amendments: November 6, 2013
Amended by School Board: June 20, 2017
Amended by School Board: February 27, 2024