Learn more about Green Run Collegiate by exploring the answers to frequently asked questions below.
No. GRC is a comprehensive high school. It operates under a public charter and is led by a Governing Board. As a charter school, GRC is afforded the freedom to implement innovative teaching practices and strategies while still being held accountable by the Virginia Beach school division.
Any interested Virginia Beach rising ninth-grader can submit an enrollment request form to either their guidance counselor or to GRC prior to the deadline. Enrollment request forms are available on the GRC website at www.greenruncollegiate.vbschools.com. On an established date, 125 students will be selected by a random lottery held at the Green Run Campus. Occasionally, seats may open for the 10th and 11th-grade years.
Students at GRC are afforded every opportunity to participate fully in all extra-curricular activities sponsored on the Green Run Campus (GRC and Green Run High School), including athletics, band, dramatic productions, as well as academic teams and clubs. All questions about extra-curricular activities should be addressed to the Green Run Student Activities Coordinator.
Yes. Students may cake a course at Green Run High School if both schools approve. For example, many GRC students choose to participate in the Green Run High School's Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) program. The Green Run High School NJROTC unit is nationally renowned.
Students are also able to attend the Advanced Technology Center (ATC), the Technical and Career Education Center, or the Governor's School for the Arts, as long as they are accepted to the aforementioned programs and fulfill their IB requirements. The Advanced Technology Center and the Technical and Career Education Center have many exciting course offerings, to include Network Administration & Cybersecurity, Software & Game Development, Dental Assisting, and Practical Nursing.
Yes. Virginia Beach City Public Schools offers bus transportation to students enrolled at Green Run Collegiate.
Yes. The IB fee structures change yearly. Current IB fees can be found either at the Green Run Collegiate website or at the International Baccalaureate website, www.ibo.org.