VIRGINIA

The Virginia Federation for Children seeks to empower families, especially lower-income families, with the freedom to choose the best K-12 education for their children. We are a project of the American Federation for Children.

VIRGINIA'S SCHOOL CHOICE PROGRAMS:

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STUDENT ELIGIBILITY

  • For general education students, family income cannot exceed 300% of the federal poverty guidelines ($79,500 for a family of four in 2021-22) and student must have attended public school the previous year or be entering kindergarten or 1st grade or be a new resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
     
  • Special education students must either: 
    • Be educated in a public school with an IEP and have family income of less than 400% of the federal poverty guidelines ($106,000 for a family of four in 2021-22); or
    • Have severe disabilities and be educated in specially licensed private schools designed exclusively to serve students with disabilities and have family income of less than 400% of the federal poverty guidelines ($106,000 for a family of four in 2021-22).

VIRGINIA VOICES FOR CHOICE

Hear from parents, students, educators and advocates on the power of school choice in your state.

AFC BOOTS ON THE GROUND

Our team focuses its time and resources on supporting state-level efforts to provide low-income and middle-income families with access to great schools through private school choice.

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