• The Department of Student Support Services (DSSS) encompasses four areas of support strategically positioned around student needs. Our priority is to improve climate, safety and attendance for all students; thereby, improving overall academic performance through the following areas: Academic Support, Behavioral Support, Enrollment Support, and Health Support. Within our department, dedicated professionals are available to assist and facilitate a variety of services provided in each school building and establish community connections where warranted.

Contact Information

  • Elsie Harold Lans, Ed. D.
    Senior Director

    800 East City Hall Ave.
    Room 904
    Norfolk, VA 23510

    Phone (757) 628-3931
    Fax (757) 628-3816

    studentsupportservices@nps.k12.va.us

    Office Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.