Portsmouth Public Schools


Portsmouth Public Schools


Portsmouth Public Schools is located in Portsmouth, Virginia, a small seaport city steeped in over 300 years of history. With five districts listed on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places, Portsmouth is a history lover's paradise. Visitors to our city are delighted by our seven museums, boutiques, galleries, antique stores, fine restaurants, and enjoy leisurely strolls on the Seawall in downtown Portsmouth. The school system has fourteen elementary, four middle and three high schools, two early childhood centers, two special centers and a vocational education facility. If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding job, we welcome your interest and enthusiasm and encourage you to apply for a teaching position in our school district.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Portsmouth Public Schools is to educate all students to meet high academic standards and to prepare all students for responsible citizenship.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


Portsmouth Public Schools

801 Crawford St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3822