11 people file to run for Virginia Beach School Board

June 15, 2016

Grading practices and student discipline have been central issues for the Virginia Beach School Board in recent months. With five seats up for grabs, the 11-member body faces a potential shake-up on Election Day in November. Eleven people filed to run, including three current members. Two incumbents – Leonard Tengco, who represents the Centerville district, and Betsy Taylor, who serves at large – are not running for re-election. Here are the candidates and the seats in play…