8VAC20-441-50. Length of the probationary term for teacher.
A probationary term of full-time employment under an annual
at least three years and, at the option of the local
school board, up to five consecutive years in the same school division is
required before a teacher is issued a continuing contract. Once continuing
contract status has been attained in a school division in the Commonwealth,
another probationary period as a teacher need not be served in any other school
division unless a probationary period not exceeding two years is made a part of
the contract of employment.