Volunteers of VBCPS: Kelly Lambroff

Despite the rain outside, it was cheerful inside W.T. Cooke Elementary School on Spring Picture Day. Girls wearing swirly skirts and sparkly headbands and boys in button-down shirts with freshly-combed hair were all smiles on their way to the second floor. Kelly Lambroff had an equally-bright smile to share with each … Read more

Purpling Up! for military kids

Students and staff members across Virginia Beach took part in the national “Purple Up! For Military Kids” day. Last week, the Virginia Beach community showed its support of the strength, sacrifices and contributions of military-connected children by wearing purple to school. Check out some of the participants below:

Dr. Aaron Spence, Cheryl Woodhouse and Rashard Wright proudly don their purple

Dr. Aaron

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Volunteers of VBCPS: Denise Hoffman

When Denise Hoffman learned about the school division’s Beach Bags program last school year, she contacted Christopher Farms Elementary School (CFES) counselor Betsy Hobbs to inquire about contributing to the program.

“I was going through my children’s folders and I came across the Beach Bags application,” said Hoffman. “I had … Read more

Bayside Middle’s Lady’z Club wins its school a new Smart TV

By researching Gatorade, Tropicana and contact lenses, the Lady’z Club of Bayside Middle School won a 42-inch Smart TV for the school at the InSolutions’s “2014 How It Is Made Trivia Challenge.”

Aaron Evans, vice-president of InSolutions, visited recently to present the trophy to sponsor Constance Williams and the Lady’z … Read more

Volunteers of VBCPS: Christin Neels, Humberto Zuniga, Kim Wells

“People see middle school as hands off,” says parent volunteer Christin Neels.

Thankfully, Neels and volunteers like Humberto Zuniga and Kim Wells have a different mindset about lending a helping hand in middle schools.

Soon after her family’s military relocation to Virginia Beach, Neels attended the division’s State of the Schools … Read more