Frequently Asked Questions

  • I’ve made my decision to retire now what?

  • May I change my mind and rescind my retirement Intent?

  • Does the school division offer other benefits after retirement?

  • When will I receive my unused sick*/personal*/vacation pay from the school division?

  • May I work for Stafford County Public Schools after retirement?

  • May I continue my health coverage as I transition into retirement and what will the cost be?

  • If I decide to discontinue my health coverage at retirement or after retirement for myself and/or my dependent/s can I reenroll at a later date?

  • What if I and/or my dependent is eligible for Medicare before or at the time of my retirement?

  • When do I apply for my/my spouse’s Social Security payments? And how much can I expect monthly?

  • Does VRS offer other benefits after retirement?

  • When will I receive my final contract pay from the school division?