SVGS Theatre Seniors Recognized At Virginia Theatre Association Conference

Nine seniors representing the Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School advanced to the finals this weekend at the Virginia Theatre Association Secondary School One-Act Play Competition with their production of Almost, Maine by John Cariani. The SVGS cast members included: Katarina Capaldi (Stuarts Draft High School), Joe Evans (Wilson Memorial High School), Sam Hart (Waynesboro High School), […]

Continue reading

SVGS Electric Vehicle Team News – Fall, 2014

This year is off to a rapid start with car shows and events. We’ve also benefitted from some generous donations that will help us to continue the momentum from last year. We look forward to a productive year, with more public appearances and competitions on the horizon. It started with the Staunton Car Show on […]

Continue reading
images (1)

REMINDER: SVGS Inclement Weather Policy

Given the current weather warnings for flash flooding, heavy rain and high wind, I wanted to remind you of the inclement weather policy for SVGS. “In the event of inclement weather, please listen/watch for announcements regarding Augusta County Schools.   As a reminder, any changes in the normal SVGS schedule are posted on the website, facebook, […]

Continue reading

SURVEY: Help SVGS Plan for 2015-2020

Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School (SVGS) is developing a strategic plan for 2015-2020. SVGS is a public high school program serving 11th and 12th grade students in Augusta County, Staunton and Waynesboro schools. As part of our planning process, we are inviting the community to provide input by soliciting opinions through an on-line survey.  Please take a […]

Continue reading

Parent Support and Advisory Committee(PSAC) – Monday, 8/25

The PSAC will have it’s first meeting on August 25 at 5:30 pm.  (NOTE: STEM Open House is at 6:30 pm on Aug. 25).  The primary task of the first meeting is informational. Agenda items include discussion of PSAC leadership roles, school calendar, changes in grade report format, and approval of requests for tuition assistance from […]

Continue reading

College Admissions Counseling for 2014-15 SVGS Students

The entire college admissions process can be overwhelming.  SVGS provides an opportunity for students and parents to receive additional support  by making college counseling  resources available.  We are extremely fortunate to have Mr. Russ Ingersoll.  Mr. Ingersoll retired from Fishburne with over 30 years of experience in student counseling and has been working as a […]

Continue reading

2013-14 Highlights: MATHEMATICS

  ADVANCED CALCULUS Students in SVGS Advanced Calculus wrestled with extending what they learned in calculus last year to three-dimensional space. Along the way, they mastered the use of software tools which (in addition to being powerful problem solving assistants) help us visualize the difficult new concepts of vector calculus. Here’s a link to a […]

Continue reading

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 555 other followers