As the world-wide response to COVID-19 continues to unfold, please see the information below regarding our local plan and important updates as new information is received. The same information is being sent to parents of Augusta County Schools and SVGS will follow their plan.
Please contact Lee Ann Whitesell, firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-245-5088 if you have questions.
FOOD RESOURCES: If you or other area K-12 students need food, please click on each school division for their plan to access food during school closures: Augusta County Schools, Staunton City Schools, & Waynesboro Public Schools.Also, click each area for additional food resources provided by the community: Augusta County, Staunton, and Waynesboro.
March 23 2020 *At 2:00 PM Monday, March 23, Governor Ralph Northam announced that “all school – public and private – will be closed for the rest of this academic year.”Updates regarding the specific impact and expectations for SVGS students, parents, and staff during the closure will be forthcoming via email, CANVAS, and the school’s website.
March 20, 2020 Collegeboard announces the following changes for AP exams:
- We’re providing free remote learning resources.
- We’re investing in the development of a new at-home testing option.
- Traditional face-to-face exam administrations will not take place. Students will take a 45-minute online free-response exam at home.
- Some students may want to take the exam sooner rather than later, while the content is still fresh. Other students may want more time to practice. For each AP subject, there will be 2 different testing dates.
The full exam schedule, specific free-response question types that will be on each AP Exam, and additional testing details will be available by April 3. See AP Updates for Schools Impacted by Coronavirus for more information.
March 13 2020 *At about 2:25 PM Friday, March 13, Governor Ralph Northam announced that K-12 public schools “will be closed from March 16 to March 27 at a minimum”. Updates regarding the specific impact and expectations for SVGS students, parents, and staff during the closure will be forthcoming this weekend via email, CANVAS, and the school’s website.