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School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 7-41


Contests for Students

Contests or other activities involving participation by students or the granting of awards or prizes to students, which are sponsored by agencies outside of the schools, shall not be announced, promoted or permitted within the schools unless approved by the principal. The principal shall consider for approval contests or other activities that add value to the educational experiences of students and support school and community partnerships. Principals shall not approve any contest or activity being promoted for purely commercial purposes.

Adopted by School Board: October 20, 1992
Amended by School Board: August 19, 2014