The School Board of the City of Virginia Beach voted to name Dr. Donald Robertson Jr. as superintendent at its meeting Jan. 23. A native of Hampton Roads, Dr. Robertson began his career as a math teacher with Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) in 1988 and progressed in leadership roles including assistant principal of Bayside High School, principal of Salem High School, chief strategy and innovation officer, chief schools officer, chief of staff and acting superintendent.
The Patriot Playhouse at First Colonial High School provides for the development of imaginative, purposeful, and skilled expression in the theatre, and for students' artistic, intellectual, and personal growth. Our stage is a home where common goals develop lifelong friendships, where experience cultivates wisdom, and the art of Theatre fosters a family. Guided by the principles of “Energy and Professionalism,” Patriot Playhouse graduates enrich and transform the communities in which they live, work, and serve.