Welcome to the Governor's School! We are so excited to invite you to join us for a fun and informative virtual Family Weekend. 

When: Friday, September 25, and Saturday, September 26, 2020

Where: Zoom links are provided on the Parent Portal

Who: Students and parents/guardians (please use one device, if possible)

Friday Schedule 

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. -  Community Meeting

1:00  - 1:30 p.m. - Senior Parent Talk Back

1:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Dance Classes Open to Observers

5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Full-time Faculty Available
Faculty members will be available to greet parents. Should you have specific questions about your student’s performance, please contact the faculty member to make an appointment at another time. Faculty contact information is available on our website.

Creative Writing. Dance. Drama, English, Library, Math, Music, Social Studies, Visual Arts

 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Colonial Knowledge: Medicine and Domestic Arts, Rick and Ann Stuck, Revolutionary War Reenactors

Saturday Schedule

9:30 -10:00 a.m. Welcome & Govie Parents Meeting
Parent Leaders, School Staff, Jostens Rep

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Concurrent Sessions

       10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - School Improvement Council
          (Appointed members, meeting open to all)

       10:00 -11:00 a.m. - Careers in Dance
          Josée Garant, Dance Department Chair

       10:30 - 11:30 a.m. - Senior Orders and Class Rings
          Jostens Representative

       11:00 - 12:00 a.m. - A Spectrum of Support
           Karen Davis, Health and Wellness Counselor; Suzanne Munson, School Nurse

         11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. -  Foundation Drop-in
           Meet GSA Foundation Executive Director Rochelle Williams and hear more about the important work that             occurs in the Foundation

       11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Naviance: College Readiness
          Deborah Ware, Director of Guidance

       12:00 - 12:30 p.m. - National Honor Society Induction
         Rose Jenkins and Danielle Lewis, Sponsors

       12:30 - 1:00 p.m. - Spanish National Honor Society Induction
         Charles Poore, Sponsor

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. - College Fair
(Required for all students)

1:00 p.m. -  Financial Aid Presentation, SCGSAH Virtual College Fair 2020

2:00 p.m. - Best Kept Secrets About Schools in Your Own Backyard

2:00 p.m. - Tips for Applying to an Arts School

2:30 p.m. - Finding Your Fit from Afar

2:30 p.m. -  Writing Your Best College Essay