March 17, 2017

TO:  Division Superintendents

FROM:  Steven R. Staples, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT: Ordering “Buckle Up” Signs for School Parking Lots

The Virginia Highway Safety Office at the Department of Motor Vehicles, in partnership with the Virginia Departments of Transportation and Education, is pleased to announce an opportunity to replace the old “Buckle Up Virginia! It’s a Law We Can Live With” seat belt signs in school parking lots.  To order new signs for your schools, please complete the order formThis link takes you out of the Virginia Department of Education website and submit requests by March 31, 2017. 

If you have additional questions, please contact John Messina, Occupant Protection Coordinator, Virginia Highway Safety Office, by email at; or Vanessa Wigand, Coordinator for Health Education, Physical Education, and Driver Education, Office of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, by email at