Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
Comprehensive review of the Standards of Accreditation
Action 4019
General Information
Action Summary The Virginia Board of Education plans to propose comprehensive amendments to these regulations.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003789]
Associated Mandates
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6658 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/11/2013.
6799 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 12/05/2014 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
7814 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/06/2017.
8092 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/11/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jim Chapman  / Regulatory and Legal Coordinator
Address: James Monroe Bldg., 25th Floor
101 N. 14th St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)225-2540    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.