Individual school performance; Board of Education shall approve student growth indicators, report. (SB1207)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; individual school performance grading system. Requires the Board of Education to develop, by August 1, 2013, a grading system in addition to the standards of accreditation for individual school performance. The grading system will be based on an A to F grading scale and will include the school%92s accreditation rating. The Board will make the system and the assigned grades available to the public. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103543D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/31/2013Reported from Education and Health with substitute (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Committee substitute printed 13104786D-S1
02/01/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104786D-S1
02/04/2013Reading of amendments waived
02/04/2013Amendments by Senator Barker agreed to
02/04/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendments SB1207ES1
02/04/2013Printed as engrossed 13104786D-ES1
02/04/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Passed by for the day
02/05/2013Read third time and passed Senate (20-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Chair votes Yes
02/11/2013Placed on Calendar
02/11/2013Read first time
02/11/2013Referred to Committee on Education
02/11/2013Assigned Education sub: Standards Of Quality
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 3-N)
02/13/2013Reported from Education with substitute (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Committee substitute printed 13105150D-H1
02/14/2013Read second time
02/15/2013Passed by for the day
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105150D-H1
02/18/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1207H1
02/18/2013Passed House with substitute (56-Y 43-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (56-Y 43-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013House insisted on substitute
02/20/2013House requested conference committee
02/21/2013Senate acceded to request (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2013Senators: Stanley, Locke, Carrico
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2013Delegates: Greason, Bell, R.P., Toscano
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by House (66-Y 33-N)
02/23/2013Conference substitute printed 13105552D-S2
02/23/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (66-Y 33-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1207ER)
03/04/2013Signed by President
03/05/2013Signed by Speaker
03/21/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 692 (effective 7/1/13)
03/21/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0692)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 23 minutes.