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MW English faculty member in residence at the Moulin a Nef Artists’ Colony, August 2019

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English teacher Michele Surat has been awarded an international fellowship for her poetry through the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Ms. Surat will be a resident at the Moulin a Nef Artists’ Colony in Auvillar, France for August 2019. She will be working on a poetry manuscript. Ms. Surat has taught for the Governor’s […]

Wells Fargo Cup for 2018-19 Athletics Announced-MLWGS takes its 6th consecutive cup

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Auburn, Maggie Walker, Western Albemarle, Blacksburg, Deep Run, and Cosby claim Wells Fargo Cup for Athletics; Each school reclaimed its 2017-18 Wells Fargo Cup CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA —Auburn, Maggie Walker, Western Albemarle, Blacksburg, Deep Run, and Cosby all re-claimed the top spots again from the previous year in VHSL athletic competition for the 2018-19 school year […]

Dragons at Machu Picchu

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Students of Ms. Lemco and Mrs. Welles of the International Languages Department are on a nine-day educational trip that encompasses art, history, language, and culture. Students began by visiting sites in the modern-day capital of Lima, including a monastery, a museum featuring pre-Columbian art, and an authentic shopping district where students exercised their language skills at the market. […]

Graduation Images by Wendell Powell Studio

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Graduation images are available from Wendell Powell Studio using this link:   Password MWSR19

MLWGS Executive Board Meeting on June 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am

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A meeting of the Executive Board of the Maggie Walker Governor’s School Regional School Board will be held on June 20, 2019, @ 9:00 am, in Room 153 on the MW campus.  Persons wishing to address the Executive Board are required to contact the Board Clerk for placement on the agenda. In order to address the Executive Board, the […]

Director’s End-of-Year Message

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Dear Maggie Walker Family,  Another year has come and gone and we are now about to enjoy some well-deserved time off!  What a great year it was!  We saw out athletic and academic teams excel, our music and theatre programs grow and have fabulous performances, and our seniors finish up and get ready for their […]

Maggie Walker Governor’s School 2019 retirees

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Maggie Walker Governor’s School honors its retiring teachers who have combined years of service for MW of 62 years. With are grateful for your contributions to the students of this school, and wish you many happy years in your next chapter of life. Pictured Left to right: Frau Grois, German Language Teacher. Plans for retirement: […]

English faculty Celie Boswell awarded an NEH grant for the Summer Institute in Cortez, CO

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Teachers are Learners Too!  Congratulations Mrs. Celie Boswell, who was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), and will spend June 30-July 20 in Cortez, CO. She is enrolled in: From Mesa Verde to Santa Fe: Continuity and Change in the Pueblo World From Mesa Verde to Santa Fe: Continuity and Change […]

VHSL Announces 2019 Class 2 Girls All-State Soccer Teams

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Maggie Walker’s Kira Flores selected Class 2 Girls Player of the Year; Maggie Walker’s Jim Thomas named Class 2 Girls Coach of the Year CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — The Virginia High School League 2019 Class 2 All-State girls soccer team has been selected. Maggie Walker senior midfielder Kira Flores was selected Class 2 Girls Player of […]

VHSL Wells Fargo Cup for Academic Winners Announced

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2019 is the first year Maggie Walker won the ‘Academic Crown’ with the debate team competing for VSHL instead of non-VHSL leagues. Good decision Mr. Dan Brown! George Wythe-Wytheville, Maggie Walker, Turner Ashby, Blacksburg, Massaponax, and James Robinson claim 2018-19 Wells Fargo Cup Academic crowns  CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Four first-time winners lead the way for the […]