Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Governing Jointly Owned and Operated Schools and Jointly Operated Programs [8 VAC 20 ‑ 281]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Joint schools include academic-year Governor’s schools. Not including the academic-year Governor’s schools, there are approximately 50 joint schools (i.e., regional programs).
State Authority Section 22.1-16
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Margaret N. Roberts  / Office of Policy & Communications
Address: Post Office Box 2120
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2540    FAX: (804)225-2524   
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal current regulation (8 VAC 280) and promulgate new regulations (8VAC 20-281) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/19/2009.