Hampton Roads Area Schools

If you have school aged children, the quality of education is large factor in where you   choose to live. To learn more about a  specific school and what it has to offer your child, a helpful resource is GreatSchools.crg.  

Also the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) provides school report cards and school division report cards. 

Virginia Beach Public Schools

Mission statement:  "The Virginia Beach City Public Schools, in partnership with the entire community, will empower every student to become a life-long learner, who is a responsible, productive and engaged citizen within the global community. "

Virginia Beach as the largest school division is Hampton Roads with 55 elementary schools, 15 middle schools and 12 high schools.  

The main website is https://www.vbschools.com/.

To see which school your child will attend, see the School Locator/Map Center.

Chesapeake Public Schools

The mission of Chesapeake Public Schools is "to ensure that students attain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to become lifelong learners and productive citizens by combining the efforts of the students, parents, community and staff to provide a quality education in a safe, orderly environment in which human dignity is valued."

The main website is https://www.cpschools.com/
The school lookup tool shows which school your child will attend.

Norfolk Public Schools


"The mission of Norfolk Public Schools, the cornerstone of a proudly diverse community, is to ensure that all students maximize their academic potential, develop skills for lifelong learning and are successful contributors to a global society, as distinguished by:
Courageous advocacy for all students
Family and community investment
Data-driven personalized learning
Strong and effective leadership teams
Shared responsibility for teaching and learning
Access to rigorous and rewarding college and career readiness opportunities "

The main website is https://www.nps.k12.va.us.
The best way to see which school your child will attend is to visit Norfolk AIR and enter your home address and look under the "Schools".

Portsmouth Public Schools

The mission of Portsmouth Public schools "is to challenge the minds, challenge the bodies, and challenge the dreams of all students while focusing on excellence."

The main website is https://pps.k12.va.us/.
Portsmouth has 17 elementary schools, 3 middle schools and 4 high schools--to see the complete list click here.
To find out which school your child will attend, you can look it up on the Portsmouth web query.

Suffolk Public Schools

suffolk-public-schools1(1).pngThe vision of Suffolk Public Schools "is that all students will become life -long learns equipped with the skills knowledge, and attitudes to succeed as productive citizens in the local, national, and global society." 
The main website is https://www.spsk12.net/.
The Suffolk School Locator shows which school your child will attend.

Hampton Public Schools

HamptonCitySchools.pngThe mission of Hampton Public Schools is "In collaboration with our community, Hampton City Schools ensures academic excellence for every child, every day, whatever it takes."

The main website is https://www.hampton.k12.va.us/.  The Hampton School Directory has a list of public schools; there are 21 elementary schools, 8 middle schools, and 5 high schools.  

For information regarding school zones and bus stops, please see the Hampton School Locator query.

Newport News Public Schools


"The mission of Newport News Public Schools is to provide a quality education that encourages every student to realize his/her fullest potential."
The main website is https://www.nnschools.org/.
The Newport News School Directory shows 24 elementary schools, 8 middle schools and 6 high schools.
The Newport News School Zone Query shows bus stop information as well as which schools your child can attend.

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