Virginia Beach City Public Schools

Know your school choice options in the Virginia Beach City School District.

In the Virginia Beach City School District (VBCSD) you have the option to attend the school in your attendance zone (based on where you live) or, under limited circumstances (for example: parent employment at the school, child care, the student has been the victim of a serious crime at his neighborhood school) you can apply to attend another school in the district.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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2512 George Mason Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
Virginia Beach city
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PH: (757) 263-1000
FAX: (757) 263-1397
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 70,259 students
yellow arrow 89 schools
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District superintendent:
James G. Merrill

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