HB 533

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 11, 2022
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Public elementary and secondary schools; agreements to establish opportunity classrooms.


Public elementary and secondary schools; agreementsto establish opportunity classrooms. Requires each school boardto enter into an agreement, upon request, with a public elementaryor secondary school teacher or a group of such teachers in a localschool division who represents more than 20 students to establishan opportunity classroom, which the bill defines as a classroom inwhich a curriculum in English, mathematics, science, history andsocial science, and any other subject area, as set forth in suchagreement, is offered that is different than any curriculum thatis otherwise offered in such subject areas in the local school division.The bill permits each school board to enter into such agreement for an opportunity classroom if the requesting teacher or group of teachers represents fewer than 20 students. The bill contains requirementsfor such agreements to establish opportunity classrooms and provisionsrelating to funding for opportunity classrooms and for services,transportation, and assessments for students who are enrolled inan opportunity classroom.

Bill Sponsors (1)



Feb 15, 2022


Left in Education

Feb 02, 2022


Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

Jan 31, 2022


Assigned Education sub: Early Childhood/Innovation

Jan 21, 2022


Impact statement from DPB (HB533)

Jan 11, 2022


Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102873D


Referred to Committee on Education

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102873D PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Impact Statement: HB533F122.PDF PDF


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