Superintendent’s Memo #282-11

State seal, Commonwealth of Virginia

Department of Education

October 7, 2011

TO:  Division Superintendents

FROM:  Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT:  Code of Virginia and Regulations of the Board of Education: Availability on Internet and Hard Copy

The full text of the Code of Virginia is available on the Internet at and Regulations of the Board of Education are available at  In addition, the Virginia Department of Education provides detailed tracking reports on General Assembly bills and other actions.  The tracking reports and updates may be viewed on the Department's Web site at

The Virginia School Law Deskbook, 2011-2012 Edition is available for purchase in hard copy. The volume combines the Virginia school laws (Title 22.1 of the Code of Virginia); frequently referenced federal laws, including IDEA and NCLB; and the Regulations of the Board of Education.

The price is $52.00 per copy, plus shipping and handling.  For a description of this publication and information on placing an order, please see:

To order the publication by phone, please call (877) 394-8826.

Questions may be directed to Mrs. Anne D. Wescott, assistant superintendent for policy and communications, by e-mail at or by phone at (804) 225-2403.