COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 139
August 2, 1996

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: 1994-95 Report on Crime, Violence and Substance Abuse in Virginia's Public Schools the superintendent's office


  Attached is a copy of the final 1994-95 Report on Crime,
  Violence and Substance Abuse in Virginia's public schools. 
  This report, which is required in 22.1 - 280.1, Code of
  Virginia, is based on data furnished and verified by each
  local school division.  We sincerely appreciate your
  cooperation in providing the information.  
  
  This report is available to all interested parties. 
  Questions about this document may be referred to Marsha O.
  Hubbard, Specialist for Safe Schools at (804) 225-2928 or
  H. Douglas Cox, Director, Office of Special Education and
  Student Services at (804) 225-2402.
  
  RTLP/cp
  
  Attachment:  This memo and its attachment will be sent to
               the superintendent's office.