In the News

Important News

Tutoring Opportunities
Testing Calendar
SOL Adjusted Block Schedule
Math SOL Adjusted Block Schedule (May 23 - 24)

Music Honor Society

We are proud to have 15 members who have been accepted into the Tri-M Music Honor Society this year.
Paige Bryant
Denise Burford
Caitlin Calderon
Ronson Carr
Paxton Coley
Angela Criss
Karlee Fraughnaugh
Lexi Ganser
Olivia Hanawalt
Courtney Jones
Sara Kinne
Lydia Meredith
Aleigha Rodriguez
Magdalena Rosario
Hailey May Williams


Career and Technical Education Teacher of the Year

We are pleased to announce that Ms. Houchins, Kempsville alumni and teacher, was named Virginia Beach City Public School's Career and Technical Education Teacher of the Year! Congratulations, Ms. Houchins!

Summer Residential Governor's School

Congratulations to Hannah Ramsbottom, Tyree Russell (not pictured), and Robby Smith for being invited to attend Summer Residential Governor’s Schools! Hannah and Tyree participated in a series of rigorous auditions in order to be 2 of 200 Virginia students accepted to attend the Visual and Performing Arts Program at Radford. Robby was is among 100 Virginia students who were invited to attend the Agriculture program at Virginia Tech after an equally challenging application process. We are so proud of you!
Kooky Kontainers

Kooky Kontainers, a student run company in Mrs. Manoso's Advanced Entrepreneurship & Innovation class at Kempsville High, recently won 2nd plan in Junior Achievement's "Light Speed" competition.

2017 - 2018 Yearbook

The 2017 - 2018 yearbook is selling fast -- only 100 copies are left! Purchase yours today online on or before May 18. After that date, you may purchase them from Mrs. Jones in Room 213 using cash or check payments. Buy now before it sells out!

Library Renovation

We are pleased to announce that Kempsville High School will have a new Learning Commons Library soon! The Library will be renovated during March and April; students may check out books or print off assignments in the temporary Library located in the AV Room.

Volunteers of the Year

Kempsville High School is pleased to announce our two Co-Volunteers of the Year, Deborah Rose and Jeff Corey.  Both have been instrumental in revitalizing the revenue stream for All Night Graduation with their flock of pink flamingos!  Want to know more about these cool tropical birds?  They can bring a flock to your front yard!  Just e-mail

Access College Information

Seniors, pick up an ACCESS College Handbook and FAFSA Packet in the Guidance Office!

Parents, sign up for a FAFSA appointment with Mr. Altman.

W!SE Blue Star

Congratulations to Kempsville High School on earning the W!SE Blue Star School status for the 2016-2017 school year! We are only of only 232 schools across the nation to earn this accolade. Congratulations, Chiefs!

Class of 2018

Senior Commemorative Package
Senior Reservation Form
Senior Yard Sign

Kempsville High School Parking Permits

Parking privileges are available to all students with a verified Virginia Driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance. The school or the School Division accepts no responsibility for theft or damage to vehicles while on school property. Parking applications may be picked up in the main office and also are available on Kempsville's website. Cost of a parking permit is $45.00 (cash or check). Students without a valid parking decal may not park on school grounds. Reserved spaces for faculty members are clearly marked, and students may not use those spaces. Any student in violation of these parking regulations will have his or her car retained on school premises and subject to a monetary fine of $25.00. If there are any questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. Kimble in the main office.

Parental Permission Form

Building a Legacy: One Brick at a Time

Consider purchasing a brick to be installed in Phase 2 of the Courtyard Revitalization Project that will take place next school year. 

Directions for Ordering a Personalized Brick

Kempsville School Store

Kempsville School Store

Energy Star

Kempsville is proud to be one of EPA's Energy Star schools.

Free and Reduced Lunch Forms

Free and Reduced Lunch Forms are available in the main office, online, and in the Guidance Office.


Parents may now use the division’s online volunteer system to search volunteer opportunities by school or level ( Once you find an opportunity that matches your interest and expertise, you may respond directly to the posting to sign up. You may also log your valuable volunteer service hours each time your volunteer at a school on this site. Should you have additional questions or need further assistance, please contact Kempsville directly or the Office of Community Engagement at 263-1337.

If you are interested in being a volunteer or a mentor, please complete the attached form and return it to Kempsville.  Forms can also be emailed to Kim Manoso, Partners in Education Coordinator (

Family Athletics Pass

Purchase your family pass for all VBCPS High School regular season games now! Please download and complete the Family Pass Application form and return it to school as soon as possible! Don't miss a single game!

Registration for Athletics

Please click HERE for information regarding the registration process for athletics here at Kempsville High School. This site includes the athletic handbook and physical forms.