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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8. Education
Agency 20. State Board of Education

Chapter 131. Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in VirginiaRead Chapter

Section 5
Section 10
Section 20
Philosophy, goals, and objectives
Section 30
Student achievement expectations
Section 40
Section 50
Requirements for graduation (effective for the students entering ninth grade prior to the 2018-2019 school year)
Section 51
Requirements for graduation (effective with the students who enter the ninth grade in the 2018-2019 school year)
Section 60
Transfer students
Section 70
Program of instruction and learning objectives
Section 80
Instructional program in elementary schools
Section 90
Instructional program in middle schools
Section 100
Instructional program in secondary schools
Section 110
Standard and verified units of credit
Section 120
Summer school
Section 130
Elective courses
Section 140
College and career readiness; career exposure, exploration, and planning; and opportunities for postsecondary credit
Section 150
Standard school year and school day
Section 160
Section 170
Family Life Education
Section 180
Off-site instruction
Section 190
Library media, materials, and equipment
Section 200
Extracurricular and other school activities; recess
Section 210
Role of the principal
Section 220
Role of professional teaching staff
Section 230
Role of support staff
Section 240
Administrative and support staff; staffing requirements
Section 250
Section 260
School facilities and safety
Section 270
School and community communications
Section 280
Section 290
Section 300
Section 310
Section 315
Section 320
Section 325
Section 330
Section 340
Section 350
Section 360
Section 360:1
Section 370
Expectations for school accountability and accreditation
Section 380
Measurement of school quality for accreditation
Section 390
Section 400
Application of the school quality indicator performance levels to actions
Section 410
Recognitions and rewards for school and division accountability
Section 420
Waivers and alternative accreditation plans
Section 430
Effective dates

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