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Jonathan L. Lewis, Ed.D.


A Breath of Fresh Air Starting Monday, April 27th

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Beginning Monday, weather permitting, we will be opening the athletic field for students during lunchtime.  We hope to provide, over time, some activities that will encourage students to eat lunch, get some fresh air, and enjoy a bit of exercise.  


Online Comments for the FY18 Proposed Operating Budget are Still Open for the Public

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The Regional School Board is still accepting input via online comments on the FY18 MLWGS Proposed Operating Budget here through April 15th.  Approval of this budget will be requested April 20th. Visit here to view the proposal. Comments should pertain to the proposed budget only; inappropriate remarks will be removed.


Welcome All Future Dragons to Walker’s Art Workshop

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What: The Fine Arts department would like to invite all future dragons to experience our great Fine Arts program with an evening of art workshops and a pizza dinner. Where: 1000 N. Lombardy St., Richmond, Room 131 When: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, March 31st RSVP: Coach@CoachHall.com by Monday, March 27th. Remember to provide […]


PM. Ehud Barak and Dr. Mohamed Elbaradei to Address MLWGS Students

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The Richmond Forum partners with Governor’s School Model United Nations to bring prominent speakers to local students. On the weekend of March 24-25, both the Richmond Forum and the 20th Annual Governor’s School Model United Nations Conference (GSMUN XX) will bring the region together to learn about our world. The Honorable Ehud Barak, former Prime […]


Maggie L Walker Governor’s School BLOOD DRIVE, Friday, April 7, 2017

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9:00am to 2:00pm, Rooms 104 & 105 Please sign-up for an appointment time to donate with Mr. Blanton. All 16 and 17 year-old students must have a signed parental consent form/permission slip to donate. Please fill out completely in ink. (Nothing in pencil will be accepted) You must be at least 16 years old and weigh […]


Senior Class Meeting: Monday, March 27, 11:40 a.m., Auditorium

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A mandatory class meeting will be held to discuss all aspects of the “Graduation Season.”   For example, class officers will provide details about the “Senior Quotes” for the Senior Recognition program.


The 2017 Teacher Awards by The John Marshall Foundation

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The 2017 Teacher Awards Application Information On May 1st, 2017, at the Richmond Bar Association’s Annual Law Day Luncheon, The John Marshall Foundation will present one high school and one middle school teacher each with a $2500.00 cash prize and a certificate. These awards — given each year since 1989 — represent excellence in teaching the […]


The General Assembly designated March 14 as a Day of Honor for the Marquis de Lafayette in Virginia

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Lafayette and the Virginia Campaign 1781 All Virginians, especially its students, are encouraged to reflect on and learn from Lafayette’s example of heroism, courage, and commitment to freedom and democracy.


MLWGS Regional School Board Meeting and FY18 Budget Public Hearing, March 16, 2017

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Maggie Walker Governor’s School Regional Board will be held on March 16, 2017, @ 9:00 am, in Room 153, on the MW campus. A public hearing on the FY18 budget proposal is also included in this meeting. Persons wishing to address the Regional School Board are required to contact […]


MLWGS Math Modeling Team wins as the only high school team in the nation at the SABR Conference, March 9-11, 2017 in Phoenix

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http://sabr.org/latest/week-sabr-march-3-2017 The SABR Diamond Dollars Case Competition pits undergraduate and graduate students from colleges and universities across the country against each other in an analytic major league baseball operations decision — the type of decision a team’s general manager and staff is faced with over the course of a season.   The teams presented their analysis […]