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There were 11 school districts among the [[Largest school districts in the United States by enrollment|top school districts]] in Virginia with board elections in 2013. These elections took place on November 5, 2013 with 28 seats up for election.
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In 2013, 11 of the top enrollment school districts in Virginia held elections for a total of 28 school board seats across the state. Seven of the top enrollment school districts in Virginia will hold elections for a total of 26 seats in 2014. Three of the districts will hold their elections in May, 2014 while the other four districts are scheduled to hold elections on November 4, 2014.
  
 
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Revision as of 23:33, 17 December 2013

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List of school districts in Virginia

State profile
Number of students: 1,251,440
Number of schools: 1,882
Number of school districts: 134
Graduation rate: 80%
Per-pupil spending: $9,497
State school administration
Superintendent of Public Instruction: Patricia Wright
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Quick facts
School board elections
External links
References
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List of school districts in Virginia
Virginia
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Virginia is home to 134 school districts, 1,882 schools and 1,251,440 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is Patricia Wright. The following lists current members of the Virginia Board of Education:[2]

  • David M. Foster, President
  • Betsy D. Beamer, Vice President
  • Diane T. Atkinson
  • Dr. Oktay Baysal
  • Christian N. Braunlich
  • Dr. Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
  • Darla Edwards
  • Winsome E. Sears
  • Joan E. Wodiska

Demographics

The following list details the racial demographics of Virginia schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:[1]

Racial demographics
Race  % of Virginia students
Asian 6
African American 24
Hispanic/Latino 11
White 54
Two or more 4

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2013, 11 of the top enrollment school districts in Virginia held elections for a total of 28 school board seats across the state. Seven of the top enrollment school districts in Virginia will hold elections for a total of 26 seats in 2014. Three of the districts will hold their elections in May, 2014 while the other four districts are scheduled to hold elections on November 4, 2014.

See also

External links

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