School Performance Report Card; redesign to be more effective in communicating to parents & public. (HB1672)

Introduced By

Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls) with support from co-patrons Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), and Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


A-F school grading system; School Performance Report Card. Repeals the A-F school grading system created in the 2013 Session and amended in the 2014 Session and requires the Board of Education, in consultation with the Standards of Learning Innovation Committee and no later than July 1, 2016, to redesign the School Performance Report Card so that it is more effective in communicating to parents and the public the status and achievements of the public schools and local school divisions in the Commonwealth and submit such design to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Education and the Senate Committee on Education and Health for final approval. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102596D
01/09/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/16/2015Assigned Education sub: Education Reform
01/23/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1672)
01/27/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)
01/28/2015Reported from Education (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2015Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015Reported from Appropriations (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House (90-Y 10-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2015Reported from Education and Health with substitute (12-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Committee substitute printed 15105253D-S1
02/20/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Read third time
02/23/2015Reading of substitute waived
02/23/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15105253D-S1
02/23/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1672S1
02/23/2015Passed Senate with substitute (35-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Placed on Calendar
02/24/2015Senate substitute agreed to by House 15105253D-S1 (91-Y 7-N)
02/24/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1672ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/10/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1672ER)
03/19/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 368 (effective 7/1/15)
03/19/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0368)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.