Applications for 2017-18 Now Available!

The deadline to submit SVGS applications  2017-18 is FEBRUARY 20, 2017. Overview A complete application consists of various components some of which have will be completed by your parents, teachers, counselor and principal. *Please see below for links to on-line applications. *All applications must be submitted on-line.  *Please work with your counselor if technology access […]

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Prospective Students – Learn More about SVGS!

Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School, 49 Hornet Road, Fishersville, will conduct an information session for prospective students at 6:30 p.m. on November 21, 2016, at the school.  This will provide 8th, 9th, and 10th grade-students and their parents an opportunity to visit SVGS and learn more about our program, admission requirements, and the admissions process. Prospective […]

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Semester in Review: Senior Capstone, Fall 2016

The Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School provides a challenging program for gifted learners, high achievers and creative thinkers in a community of learners that extends their education by providing rich, deep learning experiences.  SVGS offers advanced classes in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, as well as theater, visual arts and humanities. Since its inception in 1993, […]

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Semester in Review: Romanian Exchange, October 2016

Ten Romanian students and a teacher came to visit the second week in October.    They began in New  York City and Wasington D.C. DC and toured sites like the Empire State Builidng, Staten Island and Air and Space Museum.  SVGS hosts meet our guest in Wasington D.C. and headed to the outlet malls .  SVGS […]

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Semester in Review: September, October 2016 Academic News

*The “Semester in Review” highlights academics, student experiences, community events and happenings at SVGS.  SCIENCE, MATH, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY Advanced Calculus: Multivariable – Advanced calculus students are finishing their introduction to 3D coordinates and vectors with a series of labs in which we use matrix transformations in homogeneous coordinates to create 2D and 3D animations. The same […]

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Back to School Nights 2016-17

“Back to School” nights give parents a chance to meet their student’s teachers and learn about their classes.  Students are not required to attend but are encouraged to do so.    Thursday, August 18                       “Back to School” night for Arts & Humanities students and parents          […]

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2016-17 Back to School Reminders!

I hope everyone has enjoyed a wonderful summer! As we get ready to begin, just a few reminders before we start next week. New students will have orientation on Monday, August 8 from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided. On Tuesday, August 9, new students will go through their regular class schedule.  […]

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Photos from Open House 2016

Thanks to all our visitors for attending our open house!  Please click here to see photos of a great evening full of positive energy and enthusiasm about learning! Best to all for a safe and wonderful spring break!

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SVGS Open House, March 24

The Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School will host an open house Thursday March 24, from 5:30-8:15 p.m. The event will offer a variety of performances, readings, art exhibits and demonstrations, science presentations and poster sessions, senior project displays and class demonstrations.  See schedule of events for STEM and Arts and Humanities below. Open House Schedule for […]

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