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Policies and Regulations

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 2-6


Superintendent: Recruitment and Selection Procedures

The School Board will serve as the official search committee, with the chairman acting as the public spokesman in making official announcements. The School Board will publicly announce its procedures for recruitment and selection of a Superintendent. The School Board may engage consultants to assist the School Board with the recruitment and selection procedures. Current School Division personnel who meet the qualifications for candidacy may apply. The School Board shall furnish all applicants with the regulations concerning the minimum qualifications for the position of division superintendent. The School Board will follow all applicable law and regulation regarding the recruitment and appointment of the Superintendent.

Legal Reference:

Code of Virginia 22.1-59, as amended. Qualifications of superintendent.

Code of Virginia 22.1-60, as amended. Appointment and term of superintendent; certain contractual matters.

Code of Virginia 22.1-61,as amended. When Board to appoint superintendent.

Code of Virginia 22.1-63, as amended. Certain officers ineligible for or to hold office of superintendent.

8VAC20-390-10, as amended. Qualifications.

8VACC20-22-600, as amended. Division Superintendent license.

Adopted by School Board: October 20, 1992
Amended by School Board: October 1, 2013