The mission of the Central Virginia Governor's School for Science and Technology, a dynamic educational community exploring the connections between mathematics, science and, technology, is to develop leaders who posses the research and technical skills, the global perspective and the vision needed to address the challenges of a rapidly changing society.
*Students take one science, one math, and tech seminar their senior year.
The curriculum is designed to provide:
...an academic program which challenges students to pursue to their fullest potential their interests in mathematics and science.
...opportunities for students to learn the fundamentals of research through participation in research studies and independent projects.
...experiences which allow students to improve their technical skills and develop confidence in their ablilty to use and manage technology.
...experiences which expose students to the application of science, mathematics and technolgy through field studies, internships, trips and telecommunications.
...an environment which fosters independent learning strategies and challenges students to become responsible for their own learning.