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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.

Career Training

Interested in a healthcare career? Try one of our Medical Career Training Programs. You could be in a new career sooner than you think!

Pharmacist
  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • EKG Technician
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy Tech Training
  • Sterile Processing Technician
Practical Nursing

Virginia Beach School of Practical Nursing

If you want to make a true difference in the lives of others, check out Practical Nursing, an 18-month (three HS credit program) open to high school seniors and adults, where you will learn many of the skills the health profession is seeking in qualified candidates.

For more information on how to apply to get started on a new career in Practical Nursing, visit Virginia Beach Technical and Career Education Center's website or contact us at:

 

Virginia Beach School of Practical Nursing
2925 North Landing Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23456-2499
757.648.5889