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Mon Oct 17, 2016
Susan Courtney answered:
To go to an interactive map of Norfolk that keeps the crime history of any neighborhood, g o o g l e Norfolk VA Crime View Community

Each city has a system. Ask me any real estate questions you may have.

Susan Courtney Century 21 Nachman Realty
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Sat Oct 11, 2014
Jade Rouzeau answered:
Hi there! Welcome to the area. I hope you are enjoying Norfolk so far.

Here is what I found:

They have a pdf that you can look at Elementary School Attendance for 2011-2012. http://va-norfolk.civicplus.com/index.aspx?nid=1600

Also, you should give them a call to confirm to make sure they haven't changed anything as far as the districts go. Here is the enrollment/registration information and they list the number of who to call to make inquiries! http://departments.nps.k12.va.us/dsss/enrollmentregistration/

For when he is in middle school: You can go to the Norfolk Public Schools website to look up your street address to determine what district/school is for Middle and High School. http://www.nps.k12.va.us/index.php/find-your-school

I hope this helps.

If you have any questions about real estate or know anyone looking to buy or sell, I'd be happy to help them.
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Tue Sep 17, 2013
Heather Strang answered:
Your welcome. Is there any way I can assist you on finding a rental in which your kids can still go to lake taylor?
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Sun Sep 1, 2013
Ollie & Mei Scott answered:
Where are the best neighborhoods located at in Norfolk, best schools,best shopping ..
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Tue Aug 27, 2013
Debbie Guynn answered:
Hi,

I High school for this area is Lake Taylor High. Please let me know if you have any other questions.
Debbie Guynn
757-672-4330
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Sat Aug 10, 2013
Mick Shaw answered:
By way of Norview Avenue and Lafayette Boulevard to Hampton Boulevard, it is 5.5 miles and about 15 minutes by vehicle...mass transit (HRT BUS) is also available but not our new light rail, at least not yet or not in the near future. Welcome to Norfolk and ODU...I am an alumnus of ODU with a B.S. in Business Administration in 1982...Go Monarchs! Go Big Blue!

Mick Shaw
REALTOR, William E. Wood & Associates
757-286-0800
Mick@MickShaw.com
Search the entire MLS without registration at www.MickShaw.com
Licensed in Virginia

Old Dominion University '82
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Sun Jun 23, 2013
Mick Shaw answered:
Mi Lee,
The map portion I could see did not have ODU in the viewable screen but I know Norfolk like a glove...I should, I have never lived anywhere else in all my 53 years and graduated from ODU. In a town of transients, I am a fourth generation Native! Most maps are oriented such that the North is at the top of the map as is this one. Norfolk is roughly square with a peninsula that stretches about 3 miles West called Willoughby Spit. The viewable portion of the map would be roughly 12 o'clock on the map...ODU would be located about 9 o'clock, in the westermost section of the Northern quadrant, about 3-5 miles from the map portion shown. Locals refer to the city in 3 quadrants rather than a normal 4. The West Side as it is referred to is really NorthWest and runs north and south on both sides of Hampton Blvd, Colley Ave., Granby Street and the west side of Tidewater Drive. The NorthSide or Northern End as it is referred to is primarily North of E. Little Creek Rd with a few exceptions. The East Side tends to be south of Little Creek Rd and east of Tidewater Drive. I guess you could make an argument that our fourth quadrant could be called Downtown, the southernmost portion of the city but generally considered an extension of the WestSide. Hope this helps! WELCOME to NORFOLK! ... more
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Sat Jun 1, 2013
Terri Kurowski answered:
I tried to look up the address here: http://www.nps.k12.va.us/index.php/411-on-nps-/find-your-school but it is apparently too new to be on that list. Your best bet would probably be to call Norfolk Public Schools Office of Pupil Personnel at (757) 628-3931. I couldn't find a main number for NPS but perhaps this office can give you an answer or direct you to the appropriate place. ... more
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Tue Mar 19, 2013
Michael Harris answered:
Hello Marleen Rodriguez,
You can go to my website and click on Norfolk City School Locator link under resources, which will take you to the Find Your School webpage on the City of Norfolk Public Schools website. Then click on the 2011-12 Norfolk Public Schools Locator link, which will allow users to view the Elementary, Middle and High schools assigned to their street addresses for the 2011-12 school year. I hope this helps. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or need further assistance.
Thank you so much,
Michael Harris
Long & Foster Realtors
2000-13 Colonial Ave
Norfolk, VA 23517
Cell: 757-672-1346 Email: michael.harris@longandfoster.com
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Tue Mar 19, 2013
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Wed Nov 14, 2012
Robert Zimmer answered:
This IS a bona fide rental for students at Old Dominion University. They do have three bedroom units next to the campus. As far as I know, it is only for students enrolled at Old Dominion University (a four-year school) and not for students attending Tidewater Community College, which also has a campus in Norfolk.
Barbara Zimmer, Realtor
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Tue Oct 23, 2012
Kristine Baney answered:
As a young female I was not fond of the East side of Ocean View. It is still a bit unsafe....
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Sun Sep 30, 2012
Denny Phipps answered:
G'day, Snebitt.

On Monday, call the school [(757) 892-3270]. Ask for the Principal. Ask (1) whether they have copies and if not, (2) whether the publication is stored somewhere accessible through the internet.

Congratulations on your win and good luck finding the book.
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Sun Jul 8, 2012
Michael Harris answered:
Dear ldbrickhouse,
I did a search for attached and detached residential properties currently listed for sale in the Campostella subdivision section of Norfolk VA. Our MLS showed that at least 12 properties were currently for sale. All but 1 listed property showed Campostella Elementary as the elementary school for that subdivision. Most school districts are defined by a property address as a starting point. A link, which I have attached, to Norfolk‘s Find Your School may also be helpful. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or need further assistance.
Thank you so much,
Michael Harris Long & Foster Realtors
2000-13 Colonial Ave. Norfolk, VA 23517
Cell: 757-672-1346
email: michael.harris@longandfoster.com
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Thu Jun 7, 2012
Janet Kramer answered:
Most of the Norfolk High Schools have excellent band programs. The light rail although a wonderful addition to the city is limited to the corridor from Downtown to the Newtown Rd. area. If the light rail is the major criteria, you should focus your search to neighborhoods along the existing route. All schools have programs to address special needs and gifted students too. ... more
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Thu May 17, 2012
KK German answered:
Hi Jeffrey,
Greatschools.org has a 1-10 rating system. When you are at their website, you can type in city (Virginia Beach), then look to the left hand side and unclick all options except public elementary schools. Then it will give you a list of all Virginia Beach public elementary schools and I don't believe they list in order, but the info is there.
Hope that helps! KK German, Wainwright Real Estate
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Fri Apr 6, 2012
Misty Mount answered:
(757) 628-3385 This is the school board phone number.
We as agents cannot answer that question as zoning lines for the schools are subject to change.
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Tue Aug 23, 2011
Marcia Malone asked:
Tue Jul 19, 2011
trulia answered:
I like to remind my clients that we are in an city, many advantages but also some possible crimes. There is no such thing as a "safe neighborhood" anywhere. Keep alert, lock your doors, and enjoy life!

I have visited Norristown Drive-- nice open neighborhood near Little Creek

Norfolk.gov has crime statistics and other useful info! If you are househunting, give me a call!

Virginia Faulconer ABR CRS GRI ePro
Nancy Chandler Associates
c 513 0766
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