Welcome to Western Branch Primary


2021-2022 Instructional Plan:

The primary mode of instruction for ALL grade levels for the 2021-2022 school year will be full-time in-person learning; however, we will continue to offer virtual learning opportunities by application only. Families at the elementary and middle school levels who would like to apply for virtual learning will be required to make a full-year commitment to Virtual Virginia.

Families of elementary and middle school students interested in learning more about Virtual Virginia should visit our webpage for details and application links. Families may also view our family webinar presentation to learn more about Virtual Virginia. Please note: applications are due by May 21.

Fall 2021 – Virtual Virginia Applications Now Available for Elementary Students

Dr. Cotton presented the instructional plan for the 2021-22 school year at the April 19, 2021 School Board Meeting. While the primary mode of instruction for ALL grade levels will be full-time in-person learning, Chesapeake will continue to offer virtual learning opportunities by application only. Families at the elementary and middle school levels who would like to apply for virtual learning will be required to make a full-year commitment to Virtual Virginia. Applications are now available on our website.

Completed applications should be submitted via email to Mrs. Sonya Beasley at or returned to the school in person. Hard copies of the application are available by request in our main office.

Preparing for Online Learning

Online Learning UpdateTo support our students and their families, the Department of Elementary Teaching and Learning created scheduling guidelines for online learning.  Click here to learn more about our online learning daily schedule and expectations.

2020-2021 Supply Lists

Supply lists for the 2020-2021 school year can be found here. Please contact our office with any questions.

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