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Policies and Regulations

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 2-8


Superintendent: Powers/Duties/Responsibilities

A.  Generally

The Superintendent serves as the chief administrative officer of the School Division. The Superintendent shall perform those duties required by the Virginia Board of Education and the School Board. The Superintendent will provide leadership and direct the management of the School Division in accordance with policies adopted by the School Board. The Superintendent will maintain effective relationships with staff, students, parents and community, area school divisions and colleges, the Virginia Department of Education and other municipal, state and federal agencies.

B. Performance Responsibilities

The Superintendent's performance responsibilities shall be enumerated in a job description for the position.

Legal Reference:

Code of Virginia § 22.1-68, as amended. Records.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-69, as amended. Superintendent to attend meetings.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-70, as amended. Powers and duties of superintendent generally.

8VAC20-390 et seq., as amended. Rules Governing Division Superintendent of Schools.

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