In the News

Read our Latest Parent Newsletter!

Hard to believe, but the new school year is just around the corner! The latest edition of The Inspired Principal includes details on upcoming summer activities at ODS as well as meet-and-greet information for parents/students new to our school. You can access this newsletter by clicking the link below.

The Inspired Principal, July 2017

2017-18 Supply Lists Now Available!

Want to get a head start on back-to-school shopping? Check out our 2017-18 school supply lists, found in the "Quick Links" section of our website. Simply scroll to the bottom right-hand corner of this page to access these links.

Note Our Summer Hours!

Now that summer break has started, Virginia Beach City Public Schools has moved to a four-day workweek. Our office hours are 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Thursday.

"Rising Tides" Event Coming Soon!

Old Donation School will host its annual "Rising Tides" event for rising sixth-grade students on Wednesday, August 23 Parents and students are invited to this event to meet their 2017-18 teachers, learn more about our programs & activities, and get the new school year off to a great start! Look for more information soon on this popular event!

Read Our Latest Parent Newsletter!

The latest edition of The Inspired Principal is now available! This end-of-year edition includes information about upcoming performances, need-to-know items for students transitioning to their next grade levels, summer events, and - now that the weather is warmer - a quick refresher on our dress code.

The Inspired Principal, May 2017

New Transportation Guidelines

We've settled into our new building and have instituted new transportation procedures to ensure the safety of every child, regardless of how they get to school. Please take a few minutes to visit the link below to become familiar with our new way of getting your child to and from school safely!

Transportation guidelines

TestNav8 for Non-VBCPS Devices

The Virginia Department of Education is updating its testing software from TestNav7 to TestNav8. All schools will provide training to students on how to use TestNav8 in preparation for SOL tests; in addition, students have the option of installing TestNav8 on their own devices so that they may access practice items when they are not in school. These practice items will only be available through TestNav8. Details for installing the software on personal devices can be found at the link below. Please note: School staff are not available to assist you or your child in the installation of this software. Please carefully follow the instructions in order to install this software.

TestNav8 installation instructions

2016-17 Bus information

Bus information is now available! Click the link below to access a WebQuery form for accessing your child's morning and afternoon bus information and schedule. Note: Be sure to leave the "Program" field blank.

Links to activity buses (middle-school students only) and home-school sports buses (middle-school only) are also listed below.

WebQuery bus info
Activity bus routes
Home-school sports buses

School Supply Lists

Supply lists for all grade levels and students in our specialized programs can be found by visiting the "Quick Links" section near the bottom right corner of our home page or by clicking here.

Subscribe To Our Blog

We've launched a new blog for our school! This new feature will highlight the amazing and creative work of our students, as well as the innovative ways in which teaching and learning takes place here.

Check out our blog

BYOD Guidelines

Our students have been given a reminder about guidelines for using electronic devices in school. Parents, we ask that you follow up this converstation with your child to ensure that everyone understands these guidelines. The links below can help you and your student more fully understand the policies.

Clarification of our policy
VBCPS BYOD guidelines

Program Overviews

Want to learn more about gifted education in Virginia Beach? Use the links below for information about all of our programs and services.

Gifted Education at Elementary Level
Gifted Education at Middle School Level

Secondary Curriculum Guides

The information in these guides is designed to assist students in grades 6 through 12 and their parents with the selection of courses in the middle and high school levels. Students and parents are encouraged to study these publications and talk with guidance counselors and teachers as part of the course selection process.

Click here for more information

Free Microsoft Software for Students

All Virginia Beach students are eligible to receive Microsoft's Office 365 software suite for free.

Click here for more information

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

Spring Music Program

Wed Apr 9 (6 pm)

The fifth grade strings will perform at 6 p.m. followed by the fourth grade’s presentation of Music Matters by Teresa Jennings. It will be a wonderful night of celebrating music!

Spring Break

Mon-Fri Apr 14 - 18

School will be closed

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In the News

Read our Latest Parent Newsletter!

Hard to believe, but the new school year is just around the corner! The latest edition of The Inspired Principal includes details on upcoming summer activities at ODS as well as meet-and-greet information for parents/students new to our school. You can access this newsletter by clicking the link below.

The Inspired Principal, July 2017

2017-18 Supply Lists Now Available!

Want to get a head start on back-to-school shopping? Check out our 2017-18 school supply lists, found in the "Quick Links" section of our website. Simply scroll to the bottom right-hand corner of this page to access these links.

Note Our Summer Hours!

Now that summer break has started, Virginia Beach City Public Schools has moved to a four-day workweek. Our office hours are 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Thursday.

"Rising Tides" Event Coming Soon!

Old Donation School will host its annual "Rising Tides" event for rising sixth-grade students on Wednesday, August 23 Parents and students are invited to this event to meet their 2017-18 teachers, learn more about our programs & activities, and get the new school year off to a great start! Look for more information soon on this popular event!

Read Our Latest Parent Newsletter!

The latest edition of The Inspired Principal is now available! This end-of-year edition includes information about upcoming performances, need-to-know items for students transitioning to their next grade levels, summer events, and - now that the weather is warmer - a quick refresher on our dress code.

The Inspired Principal, May 2017

New Transportation Guidelines

We've settled into our new building and have instituted new transportation procedures to ensure the safety of every child, regardless of how they get to school. Please take a few minutes to visit the link below to become familiar with our new way of getting your child to and from school safely!

Transportation guidelines

TestNav8 for Non-VBCPS Devices

The Virginia Department of Education is updating its testing software from TestNav7 to TestNav8. All schools will provide training to students on how to use TestNav8 in preparation for SOL tests; in addition, students have the option of installing TestNav8 on their own devices so that they may access practice items when they are not in school. These practice items will only be available through TestNav8. Details for installing the software on personal devices can be found at the link below. Please note: School staff are not available to assist you or your child in the installation of this software. Please carefully follow the instructions in order to install this software.

TestNav8 installation instructions

2016-17 Bus information

Bus information is now available! Click the link below to access a WebQuery form for accessing your child's morning and afternoon bus information and schedule. Note: Be sure to leave the "Program" field blank.

Links to activity buses (middle-school students only) and home-school sports buses (middle-school only) are also listed below.

WebQuery bus info
Activity bus routes
Home-school sports buses

School Supply Lists

Supply lists for all grade levels and students in our specialized programs can be found by visiting the "Quick Links" section near the bottom right corner of our home page or by clicking here.

Subscribe To Our Blog

We've launched a new blog for our school! This new feature will highlight the amazing and creative work of our students, as well as the innovative ways in which teaching and learning takes place here.

Check out our blog

BYOD Guidelines

Our students have been given a reminder about guidelines for using electronic devices in school. Parents, we ask that you follow up this converstation with your child to ensure that everyone understands these guidelines. The links below can help you and your student more fully understand the policies.

Clarification of our policy
VBCPS BYOD guidelines

Program Overviews

Want to learn more about gifted education in Virginia Beach? Use the links below for information about all of our programs and services.

Gifted Education at Elementary Level
Gifted Education at Middle School Level

Secondary Curriculum Guides

The information in these guides is designed to assist students in grades 6 through 12 and their parents with the selection of courses in the middle and high school levels. Students and parents are encouraged to study these publications and talk with guidance counselors and teachers as part of the course selection process.

Click here for more information

Free Microsoft Software for Students

All Virginia Beach students are eligible to receive Microsoft's Office 365 software suite for free.

Click here for more information

For More News >>

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4633 Honeygrove Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Phone:
Fax:
757.648.3240
757.648.3265

Summer Hours (Mon-Thurs)

Office:
Registration:
7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

School-year Hours

Office:
Student:
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
8:35 a.m. - 3:39 p.m.

MySchool Mail

Teacher Webpages