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School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 3-22


Tuition Fees

It shall be the duty of the appropriate person in the Superintendent's office, by the May meeting of the School Board, to ascertain the per capita cost of operation for the preceding session on the elementary level and the secondary level, which shall be reported to the Superintendent.

The Superintendent shall recommend to the School Board the tuition fees to be charged nonresident students based on the per capita cost. The School Board shall then fix and determine the amount of tuition fees to be charged. No tuition charges fixed by the School Board shall exceed the total per capita cost of education, exclusive of capital outlay and debt service, for elementary or secondary pupils and the actual, additional costs of special education or gifted and talented program provided the pupil.

Additional fees may be charged depending upon the services required.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-5, as amended. Regulations concerning admission of certain persons to schools; tuition charges.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-101.1, as amended. Increase of funds when certain nonresident pupils attend schools; how increase computed and paid; billing of out-of-state placing agencies or persons.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-255, as amended. Nonresident children.

Adopted by School Board: February 16, 1993
Amended by School Board: April 4, 2000
Amended by School Board: February 4, 2014