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2024 Elementary Summer School Information

VBCPS is offering amazing summer learning opportunity to all pre-kindergarten through fifth grade students who were enrolled in Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) during the 2023-24 school year!

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.

Student Supplies

Important Notes

  • Please write your child’s name and room number inside their book bag, lunch box, and jacket(s). This helps us return lost items instead of filling the Lost and Found. Thank you.
  • PE requires sneakers for all students; grades K-5.
  • Headphones & earbuds break easily. Please consider economical replacements throughout the year.
  • Trapper Keeper ™ and Case-It ™ Binders do not fit in student storage or work areas. Teachers will send them home.
  • No classes use liquid glue, college-rule paper, or mechanical pencils. Please do not purchase them.
  • Teachers everywhere prefer Crayola® and Ticonderoga® products because they last longer.
  • VBCPS allows only Purell™ brand hand sanitizer. Other brands will be sent home.