Individual schools may not endorse or imply endorsement of any product. All requests for endorsement must be directed to the superintendent or superintendent’s designee.


School organizations must secure approval from the principal before soliciting advertisements for school publications. If there is need for policy clarification, the principal consults with the superintendent.


Commercial establishments whose primary source of revenue is the sale of intoxicants may not advertise in school publications.


Adopted:         June 24, 2019



Legal Ref.:      Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, § 22.1-78.


Cross Refs.:    DJG                Vendor Relations

                        JP                    Student Publications

KF                   Distribution of Information/Materials

KGA                Sales and Solicitations in Schools

KQ                   Commercial, Promotional, and Corporate Sponsorships and Partnerships