Partners In Education Program

Virginia Beach City Public Schools Mission Statement

The mission of the Virginia Beach City Public Schools, in partnership with our entire community, is to ensure that each student is empowered with knowledge and skills necessary to meet the challenges of the future.

Partners in Education Mission Statement

The mission of Virginia Beach City Public Schools Partners in Education is to improve student achievement by fostering the growth and development of mutually beneficial relationships with the community through shared resources.

Green Run High School Mission Statement

Our mission at Green Run High School in partnership with students, parents, and the community is to provide a safe and nurturing environment which fosters both educational excellence and the development of 21st century learners and citizens.

The Partners in Education Program, (P.I.E.) provides over 6,000 hours toward projects affecting over 1,650 Green Run High School students directly, and contributes thousands of dollars’ worth of services and donations to the school each year.

The Partners in Education Team

Mr. Christopher T. Tarkenton, Principal
Mrs. Kerri Sabo, Partnership Coordinator
Mrs. Kathy Eaton, School Nurse

For more information on Partners in Education, please visit the Virginia Beach City Public Schools Website

Access Tidewater Scholarship Foundation

  • Provides scholarship opportunities

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Hampton Roads

  • Provides mentoring opportunities for our students

Bryant & Stratton

  • Provides guest speakers
  • Provides scholarship opportunities
  • Provides field trip opportunities

Buffalo Wild Wings

  • Provides fundraising opportunities
  • Contributes to All Night Graduation

Chick-fil-A (Salem Crossing)

  • Provides incentives/awards for staff/student involvement
  • Supports fundraising activities
  • Contributes to Stallion of the Month program
  • Supports the Kids Feeding Kids program
  • Contributes to All Night Graduation

ECPI College of Technology

  • Provides guest speakers and competition judges
  • Offers field trip programs
  • Contributes to our Kids Feeding Kids program by collecting donations for us
  • Works closely with the Marketing and Business program

Green Run Booster Club

  • Provides fundraising support to athletics
  • Supports athletic scholarships
  • Provides the Sports Award Banquet

Green Run Elementary School

  • Provides our students with volunteer opportunities

Green Run High School PTSA

  • Provides Faculty luncheon
  • Service in the form of volunteers

Jostens, Inc.

  • Provides assemblies for school rings
  • Provides presentations on careers in business and careers in sales, goal setting, marketing skills, and the job interview process.
  • Provides graduation gowns for faculty
  • Contributes to Teacher of the Year recognition

Junior Achievement of Hampton Roads

  • Provides guest speakers, instructors
  • Provides students and staff manuals for the “JA Titan’s” program
  • Implements the “JA Titans” skills program
  • Collaborates with the TCE teachers to provide Capitalism with a Conscience Week each year

Moes Southwest Grill

  • Supports fundraising activities
  • Participates in Career Fair


  • Supports fundraising activities
  • Participates in Career Fair

Parkway Elementary School

  • Works collaboratively with Kids Feeding Kids program
  • Involved in a student mentoring program
  • Provides volunteer opportunities for field day events

Quiznos Subs ( JEB Little Creek)

  • Provides incentives/rewards for staff and student involvement
  • Supports fundraising activities
  • Provides product and services for students and staff
  • Donates time and product for special events
  • Provides guest speaker/completion judge

St. John Baptist Church

Supports the Kids Feeding Kids program throughout the school year

The Chesapeake /Virginia Beach Kappa League

  • Provides mentorship and leadership training to students
  • Fundraising support
  • Guest speakers

VASS (Virginia Advanced Study Strategies)

  • Provides teacher training
  • Provides incentives/rewards for student involvement

Virginia Beach Police Department 1st Precinct

  • Provides guest speakers
  • Mentor for seatbelt safety program
  • Support as a field trip chaperone