New Student Orientation 2013

Agendas for New Student Orientation Days (NSO) 2013

Recognition Reception 2013 (Awards/Program)

The CVGS 28th annual Recognition Reception took place on Monday, April 29, 2013.  It was a wonderful opportunity to recognize our fantastic students and the many business and community partners and alumni who support our internship and research programs.
A pdf version of the program for the evening is available at the link below:
2013 Recognition Reception Program
A list of the award winners for the evening, along with a brief description of each award, is provided below:

Regional Science Fair Challenge May 7

CVGS Hosts the Regional Science Fair Challenge May 7!


The faculty of the Governor's School is excited to host the Regional Science Fair Challenge today, May 7, 2013. Participants were nominated from their respective schools to be involved in today's event.  Please note the schedule below.


6th -8th Graders

Check in from 3:10- 3:55 p.m.

Enter through CVGS entrance and proceed to Heritage High School cafeteria. Projects will be place at an assigned table location.


5th Grade Science Stars

CVGS Open Sat, April 13 and 20

CVGS will be open Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. until noon, to help students prepare for their upcoming semester exams.  In addition, Dr. Jones will be working Saturday, April 20, to help students prepare for math analysis, calculus for juniors, and vector calculus.  On both Saturdays attendance is optional but encouraged, and students may attend all or just part of the morning. 

Annual Recognition Reception April 29, 7 p.m.

We are excited to remind our CVGS families about our up-coming Recognition Reception on April 29 beginning at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria of Heritage High School.  This is a wonderful event at which we honor and recognize our students and program partners.  We hope all our students and their families will be able to attend and celebrate the amazing students at CVGS!

CVGS 2013-14 Calendar Approved

The CVGS Governing Board has approved the CVGS Academic Calendar for 2013-14.  Click to access pdf of CVGS 2013-14 Calendar

CVGS Open Saturday, February 9, 2013

CVGS will be open this Saturday, February 9, from 9 a.m. until noon.   Attendance is optional but encouraged, and students may attend all or just part of the morning.  This is a wonderful opportunity for students to catch up on work, and we hope to see many of our students with us this weekend!

CVGS Prospective Student Open House Schedule

The Central Virginia Governor's School Prospective Student Open House schedule begins on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, at 7 p.m. with our Open House for interested tenth and eleventh grade students from Amherst, Appomattox, and Bedford Counties.  Our second Open House will occur on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, also at 7 p.m., and this event is intended for interested tenth and eleventh grade students from Campbell County and Lynchburg City.  

CVGS First Semester Exam Schedule

In order to avoid conflicts with the exam schedules of our students' home high schools, the CVGS exam schedule begins with math exams on Friday, December 14, and then concludes with science exams on Monday, December 17.  As a related note, our last student day before the Winter Break is Thursday, December 20, and students return on Thursday, January 3, 2013.