High Expectations and Excellence for All Learners
The Virginia Department of Education is the administrative agency for the commonwealth’s public schools. VDOE works in partnership with Virginia’s 132 school divisions to support and improve teaching and learning, set high expectations for all students, and promote student safety, wellbeing, and health.
The vision of the Virginia Department of Education is that Virginia will maximize the potential of all learners.
The mission of the Virginia Department of Education is to advance equitable and innovative learning.
- News Releases - issued by VDOE and the Governor’s Office.
- Media Contact and Resources
- Superintendent's Memoranda - Weekly memoranda from the superintendent of public instruction.
- Principals' Memos - Principals' memoranda issued by the VDOE Division of Instruction.