Virginia Dept.of Education Survey

The Virginia Department of Education is asking parents and other members of the public to complete a 16-item online survey on improving annual School Performance Report Cards for schools, school divisions and the commonwealth. The survey takes 15-20 minutes to complete. Responses are anonymous. The survey may be accessed at and will remain active until Friday, August […]

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SVGS Research and Engineering Journal 2014-15

We are proud to present our first research and engineering journal!  Click here to view the 2014-15 SVGS Research and Engineering Journal!  The purpose of this journal is to highlight selected scientific research and engineering design work of SVGS students. Students discover and put into practice research methods and engineering design and apply principles of […]

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SVGS Back to School Information for 2015-16

We hope everyone is enjoying some time off this summer! We are excited to welcome you to SVGS for 2015-16.  Please see information below and click on links below regarding orientation, student forms, important dates, tuition, etc. NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION – Orientation will be held August 10-13, 2015 and is mandatory for all new SVGS students. STUDENT […]

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SVGS Orientation 2015

All new students will attend a mandatory orientation week August 10 – 13. During that week, students will learn with what they can expect as a student at SVGS and how to be successful in a different learning environment.  Students will meet their peers from other schools, returning students and teachers.  They will learn to […]

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SVGS Summer Hours

Summer 2015 Office Hours are: June 22 – July 30    M – TH  7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. SVGS will be closed on Fridays(June 26, July 10, 17, 24) and July 1-3. Please contact feel free to contact Lee Ann Whitesell, director at Have a safe and wonderful summer!

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SVGS Student Places 2nd in GSS Contest!

Cady van Assendelft placed second in this year’s JMU Geospatial Semester Poster Contest with her project titled Distribution of Red-Eyed Vireos! The Geospatial Semester is a unique partnership between high schools in Virginia and the Integrated Science and Technology department at James Madison University (JMU).  High school seniors participating in the Geospatial Semester take classes on geospatial […]

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SVGS Electric Vehice Team at the EV Challenge!

On April 24-25, the SVGS Electric Vehicle  team participated in the 2015 EV Challenge held at NCCAR (North Carolina Center for Automotive Research) near Roanoke Rapids, NC. Seniors Ailec Wu and Gus Hollberg along with juniors Emily Vollmer, Ben Lahn, Tanner Dellot-Wion and Daniel Brooks competed in various events including autocross, acceleration, range, vehicle design, oral presentation, […]

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SVGS Team Wins JMU Physics Video Contest!!!

A huge congratulations to Paul Luong, Jack Frisbie, and Max D’Silva for their first-place winning video submission for the 2015 JMU Physics Video Contest! Many thanks to those who contributed videos and who added to our views and “likes” on the JMU YouTube Channel. The link to the winning video can be found here: Final […]

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