The State of the Region: Hampton Roads 2012
Eighty-six private (independent) K-12 schools exist in Southside Hampton Roads. Commonwealth regulation of their activities is minimal (often virtually zero) and hence there is great variation in their goals, operations and transparency.
Regional Studies Institute, Old Dominion University, "Part 7: K-12 Private Education: Southside Hampton Roads" (2012). State of the Region Reports: Hampton Roads. 59.