VBCPS named ‘District of Distinction’ by District Administration

Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) earned the title of “District of Distinction” by District Administration magazine. The school division was awarded the honor in regards to its work in sustainability and creating 21st century learning environments for students. “This is an incredible honor,” said Dr. Aaron Spence, superintendent of VBCPS. “This school division has Read More…

VBCPS earns honorable mention for green cleaning

Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) earned an honorable mention from American School & University magazine’s Green Cleaning Award issue. According to the magazine’s website, the awards were created in conjunction with the Green Cleaning Network and Healthy Schools Campaign in order to recognize educational institutions for their healthy and sustainable approaches to cleaning to Read More…

Distribution center’s ‘Yard Sale’ is a big hit

This was not your typical neighborhood yard sale. The Office of Distribution Services and the Department of Teaching and Learning combined forces to give schools access to mass amounts of inventory and supplies in the school division’s distribution center. Distribution services staff set up more than 50 pallets and several tables of instructional materials. Teachers, assistant Read More…

Stewart earns prestigious credentials

The National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) has certified Diane Stewart as a Certified Supervisor of Pupil Transportation (CSPT). Stewart, a transportation area supervisor for Virginia Beach, was subject to an objective peer review of her education, career experience and achievement in the field of pupil transportation operations as well as a rigorous job-specific written examination that Read More…

Wilson earns lunchtime surprise

The Office of Custodial Services got an unexpected gift earlier this month: a  free lunch. Melvin Wilson, a custodian at the Laskin Road Annex, won the contest as part of the giveaway from radio station 95.7 R&B FM. DJ Charles Black delivered the winnings to the office and stopped for a few pictures. Tell your Read More…