• Governor's Schools Applications:  Open October 15, 2019, and Close December 2, 2019, at 4:30 PM 

     

    The Governor's Schools Applications are now Closed. 

    Teachers have until December 9, 2019, 4:30 PM to submit electronic recommendations.   

                                       

    If you need further assistance please call 804-780-7805 

     

    Online Regional Governor’s School Applications: Governor School Applications

    Check out our Governor's Schools' Portal Help-Guide for assistance with the online application.

     

    Maggie Walker Governor’s School and Appomattox Regional Governor’s School applications open on October 15, 2019 and are due by December 2, 2019 at 4:30PM. Students will be notified on March 6, 2020 of status of their application, and must provide their decision by March 20, 2020.

     Governor’s Schools Informational and Technical Help Nights: 5:30 – 7:30 PM

    Date

    School

    Location in the Building

    October 15, 2019

    Lucille Brown MS

    Media Center/All Purpose Lab

    October 16, 2019

    Albert Hill MS

    Media Center

    October 23, 2019

    Martin Luther King MS

    Media Center

    October 24, 2019

    Henderson MS

    Media Center

    November 4, 2019

    Franklin MS

    Media Center

    November 6, 2019

    Binford MS

    Media Center

    November 13, 2019

    Boushall MS

    Media Center

    November 14, 2019

    Elkhardt-Thompson MS

    Media Center

     

    Open Houses

    Date

    School

    Location in the Building

    November 7, 2019 

    Appomattox Regional Governor’s School 6:00 PM

    Auditorium

    November 12, 2019 

    Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School 6:30 pm

    Auditorium

     

    Interviews, Auditions, and Decisions

    Date

    School

    Location in the Building

    January 11, 2020

    Adjudication & Interview at Appomattox Regional Governor’s School (ARGS)

    Cafeteria

    January 18, 2020

    Adjudication & Interview at Appomattox Regional Governor’s School (ARGS)

    Cafeteria

    January 25, 2020

    Appomattox Adjudication snow day

    Cafeteria

    February 1, 2020

    Assessment at Maggie Walker Governor’s School (MLWGS) 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Room location will be sent out at a later date

    February 5, 2020

    MS Transcripts (including sixth, seventh and first semester eighth grade) due from Counselors to the GT Coordinator or SS Administrator online by 4:30 pm (ES students 4th and 5th grade)

    School Counselors Only

    February 8, 2020

    MLWGS snow day for assessment

    Room locations will be the same as on February 1

     

    Acceptance and Status Notifications

    Date

    Action

    March 6, 2020

    Students Notified for Maggie Walker Governor’s School and Appomattox Regional Governor’s School (USPS Mail/Email/Phone call)

    March 20, 2020

    All Maggie Walker Governor’s School and Appomattox Regional Governor’s School Acceptance/Wait-list Responses are due by 4:30 pm.

    March 20, 2020

    Deadline for written appeals for MLWGS or ARGS to be received no later than March 20 to the Gifted and Talented Coordinator, by 4:30 pm.

     

    Visitation and Shadow Days

    Date

    Action

    March 17, 2020

    ARGS visitation for accepted students

    March 19, 2020

    MLWGS visitation for accepted students and wait-listed students

    March 20, 2020

    ARGS visitation for wait-listed students