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April Parent Newsletter Available

We're heading into the home stretch of the school year! Learn more about our upcoming school dedication ceremony, the May spring musical, additional scratch-cooked lunch options in our cafeteria, and other items of interest by reading this month's edition of our newsletter, The Inspired Principal.

April 2018 newsletter
April 2018 breakfast menu
April 2018 lunch menu

Spring Musical Ticket Sales

Don't miss the Old Donation School Chorus and Rising Tides Theatre Company's production of Peter Pan Jr.! Tickets for all performances go on sale starting Thursday, April 12. Visit ODSchorusmusical.org for more details

Testing Schedule

Our schoolwide master testing schedule is posted online! Visit the "Quick Links" section located in the bottom right-hand corner of our home page to access.

Transportation Guidelines

Parents: Please help us make our afternoon departures as seamless as possible by adhering to our policies and procedures. You'll find helpful guidelines and a transportation change form in the "Quick Links" section at the bottom of our home page. Thanks for your assistance in keeping your children safe!

Download Our App

Interesting in taking a self-guided tour when you visit us? Download our app below and start in the atrium to learn more about some amazing features in our new building!

ODS app (iOS)
ODS app (Android)

2017-18 Bus Schedules Available

Find all of our bus information - including after-school activity buses and buses for home-school sports athletes -- by clicking the appropriate link below.

WebQuery bus information
Activity bus information
Home-school sports buses

Extended Hours for Homework Help

Virginia Beach schools has expanded the night and weekend hours for this free service. Look for this service under the "Students" tab in the blue navigation bar above.

2017-18 Supply Lists Now Available

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.

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

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

April Parent Newsletter Available

We're heading into the home stretch of the school year! Learn more about our upcoming school dedication ceremony, the May spring musical, additional scratch-cooked lunch options in our cafeteria, and other items of interest by reading this month's edition of our newsletter, The Inspired Principal.

April 2018 newsletter
April 2018 breakfast menu
April 2018 lunch menu

Spring Musical Ticket Sales

Don't miss the Old Donation School Chorus and Rising Tides Theatre Company's production of Peter Pan Jr.! Tickets for all performances go on sale starting Thursday, April 12. Visit ODSchorusmusical.org for more details

Testing Schedule

Our schoolwide master testing schedule is posted online! Visit the "Quick Links" section located in the bottom right-hand corner of our home page to access.

Transportation Guidelines

Parents: Please help us make our afternoon departures as seamless as possible by adhering to our policies and procedures. You'll find helpful guidelines and a transportation change form in the "Quick Links" section at the bottom of our home page. Thanks for your assistance in keeping your children safe!

Download Our App

Interesting in taking a self-guided tour when you visit us? Download our app below and start in the atrium to learn more about some amazing features in our new building!

ODS app (iOS)
ODS app (Android)

2017-18 Bus Schedules Available

Find all of our bus information - including after-school activity buses and buses for home-school sports athletes -- by clicking the appropriate link below.

WebQuery bus information
Activity bus information
Home-school sports buses

Extended Hours for Homework Help

Virginia Beach schools has expanded the night and weekend hours for this free service. Look for this service under the "Students" tab in the blue navigation bar above.

2017-18 Supply Lists Now Available

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.

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

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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