MLWGS News


Driver’s Ed Students – ALERT!!

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Driver’s Ed Students/Parents: if your child has taken driver’s education this year (in class or on-line), please remind them to pick up their required DEC-1 driver’s ed card required for behind the wheel from their teacher by the end of the school year on or before June 15, 2017.  Teachers leave for the summer on June […]


Senior Showcase and Freshman Cookout on June 1st

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Parents of seniors are invited to attend Senior Showcase Day on Thursday, June 1, from 8:45 am to 3:10 pm at MLWGS.  Seniors will make presentations on their respective topics of interest which they have studied through a seminar or mentorship over the course of this school year.  Parking for Senior Showcase: Parents of Seniors who plan on attending Senior Showcase on Wednesday, June 1, are […]


Reminder: Incoming Freshman Parent Orientation this Wednesday

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The 2017-18 school year is right around the corner, and we are excited to welcome you to the Maggie Walker Governor’s School family!  Please join us for the Incoming Parent Orientation, set for this Wednesday, May 24th from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm.  At the Incoming Parent Orientation, faculty and current parents will share ways for […]


MLWGS to compete at National Scholastic Championship in Chicago, June 10 & 11

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The quizbowl team at Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School will be competing at high school quizbowl nationals, the National Scholastic Championship (NSC), on June 10th and 11th in Chicago at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Maggie Walker quizbowlers will compete against more than 90 other high school teams from around the country and the world. Maggie Walker is ranked 47th […]


MLWGS Design Team Receives their VANS…you can too

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The design team received their VANS today! You can get yours, with Jordan Keller’s winning pattern, through June 1st – so order soon!   https://www.vans.com/shop/vans-customs-custom-culture While we didn’t get a choice in the customization of our shoes, YOU CAN – all the options are on the website.


Maggie Walker’s Annual Talent Show, June 2nd

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The MLWGS talent show is scheduled for Friday, June 2nd 7:00 pm in the auditorium.   A wide variety of student talent will be showcased, from singing and dancing to piano duets. The event is free and open to the public. All parents and members of the community are invited to come support our talented students!


Director’s Blog

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Greetings, Maggie Walker Community. We are on the home stretch, five weeks from the end of the school year, and school is becoming more active and exciting each day.  AP tests will wrap up this week, and spring sports are headed into post season play.  Our students continue to rack up academic awards and championships; […]


MLWGS Regional School Board Meeting May 18, 2017

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Maggie Walker Governor’s School Regional Board will be held on May 18, 2017, @ 9:00 am, in Room 153 on the MW campus.  Persons wishing to address the Regional School Board are required to contact the Board Clerk for placement on the agenda. In order to address the Regional […]


Vote Maggie and Walker in a contest to name two ospreys

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The Friends of James River Park are running a contest to name two ospreys, and “Maggie and Walker” is one of the options.  You can see them and the link to vote here.   Thanks to Charles Merritt, alumni group member, for bringing this to our attention.


Seniors interested in performing at graduation and/or senior night

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Attention Seniors: If you are interested in performing at graduation and/or Senior Night, add your name to the sign-up sheet outside of the Forum by Friday, May 19th.  Auditions will be held on Wednesday, May 24th and Thursday, May 25th in the auditorium from 3:30-4:30.   See Ms. Sheppard if you have questions.