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Robert C. Lowerre, Ph.D., Director

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Food Service Program Survey at MLWGS closing Tuesday, October 8th

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The MLWGS Wellness Committee is seeking your input on the food service program at the school.  Your responses by October 8, 2019, by 12:00 pm noon, will help to guide our future service and planning. The survey is a Google form and may not work unless you use Chrome as your browser.    

New This Year: MLWGS AP Exam Order Form 2020 to be utilized by students

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This year instead of using a third-party registration system, MLWGS will be collecting a hard copy form (see here) to order AP exams. This form is how students will officially indicate if they are testing or not testing specific Advanced Placement courses. Turn in your MLWGS AP Exam Order Form to the Counseling Office between 11:30 […]

Congratulations Dragon Golfers competing in the VHSL Boys Championship October 15th

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Back row L to R: Coach Brown, Avery, and Casey. Dragon golfers Avery Bowers (’20-Hanover) and Casey Pridgen (’20-Chesterfield) have qualified for the VHSL State Golf Championship at the Williamsburg National Golf Course on October 15th. This is Avery’s third consecutive appearance competing in the championship rounds and Casey’s first.  Team coach Mike Brown said, “Avery […]

Food Service Survey for MLWGS

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The MLWGS Wellness Committee is seeking student, parent, and staff input on the food service program at the school. Your responses by October 8, 2019, 12:00 pm will help to guide our future service and planning. Use this link to complete a brief survey.

Holiday Cards for United States Military Service Members

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Each year thousands of United States Military personnel deploy to foreign soils, remote sites, on board ships, and to submarines all over the world. The holiday season is a perfect time for us to show these brave men and women how much we appreciate their service and how we are thinking of them while they are away protecting […]

Come one!! Come all!! to the MLWGS Fall Festival

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Parent volunteers are still welcome. Please sign up using the link below: : Ticket preorders will be at the will-call booth behind the stage and will also be sold on-site in Tickets Booths (cash only if possible please). Parking is a challenge given the city geography our school is in. Please consult the diagram below […]

First SCRIP order date is October 4. Support your PTSA!

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This is the ‘NO EXTRA COST TO YOU’ fundraiser from the MLWGS PTSA.  Buy gift cards for stores you already shop and a percentage will go directly to the MLWGS PTSA.  Go to to enroll, for more information, and for a full list of over 750 participating retailers. The MLWGS enrollment code is C43669E564L28.   Our first order […]

Congratulations Dragons! VTCA Recap: M.W. Stuns The Field, Maggie Walker’s MC Heinen sets meet record (XCountry)

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Written by Nolan Jez of MileStat Sep 30, 2019 After just three years the annual VTCA XC Invitational has become a staple in the Richmond area and one of the few invitationals on Pocahontas’ quick course. With great course conditions and strong competition this past Saturday, the times were fast and the races were good.  […]

October Is VSBA Bullying Prevention Month

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School board members, superintendents, teachers, and parents can play a critical role in creating a climate where bullying is not tolerated. It has been proven when adults and children stand together, bullying ends. This is why the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) has declared October to be VSBA Bullying Prevention Month. Childhood bullying is a significant problem nationwide. […]

PSAT Day – Wednesday, October 16th

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All 10th and 11th graders will take the PSAT in the morning after checking in with 1st-period classes for attendance purposes. The PSAT is a great practice opportunity for the SAT.  For 11th graders, the PSAT results are used for qualification purposes for National Merit Scholarship Programs.  The counseling department will distribute PSAT Student Guides to all 10th graders […]