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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).

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.

Library

Welcome to the Library Media Center!

A message from our Library Media Specialist:

My name is Lauren Lester and I am the proud Library Media Specialist at Bayside 6th Grade Campus. Our Library and Learning Commons is a bustling hub of activity, where students can find current, relevant, and diverse books. Students can also be found visiting the fun Makerspace area or relaxing with friends during Lunch Bunch. Our Makerspace station offers students the opportunity to communicate, collaborate, and create while building with KEVA Planks, LEGO’s, Magnet Tiles, Strawbee’s, 3D Pens, Coding Robots, and Button Maker.

We also have a giant green screen and production studio! We broadcast live morning announcements daily, courtesy of our student-run Bayside News Crew. We just received a brand-new podcasting station, so stay tuned for some amazing student produced podcasts!

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Library Media Specialist: Lauren Lester

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