Skip to main content
Quick Links
We put students first, seek growth, are open to change, do great work together and value differences.
2512 George Mason Drive • P.O. Box 6038 Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456-0038   757.263.1000 • 757.263.1240 TDD

Application Timelines

High School - Academy and Advanced Academic Programs

October 19, 2016 Citywide Information Night
Virginia Beach Convention Center
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Breakout sessions begin at 6 p.m.
January 12, 2017 DEADLINE for all academy programs and advanced academic programs applications to be completed online for students attending Virginia Beach City Public Schools, or to the appropriate program coordinator for students not attending Virginia Beach City Public Schools.
January 14, 2017 International Baccalaureate Admissions Testing 
Location: Princess Anne High School
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (Students with last names A-L)
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Students with last names M-Z)
January 17, 2017 Mathematics & Science Academy Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Only Students FromCorporate Landing Middle, Home Schooled, Kempsville Middle, Landstown Middle, Larkspur Middle, Lynnhaven Middle, Princess Anne Middle, Salem Middle, Virginia Beach Middle
January 19, 2017 Mathematics & Science Academy Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Only Students FromBayside Middle, Brandon Middle, Great Neck Middle, Independence Middle, Old Donation School, Plaza Middle, Private Schools
January 24, 2017 International Baccalaureate Admissions Make-up Testing
Location: Princess Anne High School
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
January 24, 2017 Mathematics & Science Academy Make-up Testing
Location: Ocean Lakes High School Cafeteria
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
January 21 - January 31, 2017 Visual and Performing Arts Academy Auditions
Location: Salem High School
Students will be notified by mail of their audition date and time
February 17, 2017 All High School Notification Letters Mailed
February 24, 2017 All High School Appeals Deadline
February 28, 2017 Student Letters of Intent to Accept and Attend a High School Academy Program or Advanced Academic Program DEADLINE.


Middle School - International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IBMYP) Plaza Middle

November 29, 2016 Parent Information Night for students attending schools A-N; 6:30 p.m. at Plaza Middle School*
December 1, 2016 Parent Information Night for students attending schools O-W; 6:30 p.m. at Plaza Middle School*
February 1, 2017 Application Deadline
February 24, 2017 Selection Committee meets to review applicants for placement in grades 6-8 for the 2016-2017 school year
March 22, 2017 Decision Letters Mailed
April 5, 2017 IBMYP Intent Letters Due
April 7, 2017 First Level of Appeals Deadline
May 8, 2017 Second Level of Appeals Deadline

If you are not able to attend on the night assigned for your school, you may choose to attend another evening.



Last Modified on Friday, January 20, 2017