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Virginia is a state in the southern United States. It borders Maryland and Washington DC to the north and east, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, North Carolina and Tennessee to the south, Kentucky to the west and West Virginia to the north-west.

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The state of Virginia

Virginia's population is 8 million as of 2010. The state capital is Richmond and the largest city is Virginia Beach. Virginia is known as the Old Dominion.

Education in Virginia

As of April 2011, a total of 1,267,063 students were enrolled in 1,873 local and regional schools and 109 alternative and special education centers across 132 school divisions. For more information, see;

Virtual schools in Virginia

Virtual Virginia (VVA) is the statewide virtual school in Virginia, established in 2005. There were 6,276 enrollments in 2009-10. For more information, see:


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