COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P.O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 71
May 11, 2001
INFORMATIONAL
 
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Jo Lynne DeMary
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Copies of Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia

The Department of Education is pleased to provide you with the enclosed copy of the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia (Accreditation Standards). The Board of Education approved the Accreditation Standards at the July 28, 2000, Board meeting and the standards became effective September 28, 2000.

An electronic version of the Standards of Accreditation is available through the Department of Education's Web site at http://www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/Accountability/soafulltxt.pdf

Questions concerning the standards should be addressed to Charles W. Finley, assistant superintendent for accountability, at 804-786-9421 or to the Office of Accreditation at 804-786-1062.
 
 
 
 

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