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Robert C. Lowerre, Ph.D., Director

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Last Scrip order before the Holidays is December 6th

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There is only one more Great Lake Scrip order date before the holiday break on December 6. Don’t forget about your holiday shopping, dining and travel needs! This is a great time to give both to your loved ones, friends AND your school! Not only can you give Scrip gift cards, but you can also […]

Dragons advance to VHSL State final in Volleyball

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The MLWGS boys volleyball team will play in the state final against Patrick Henry on Thursday at 4 pm at the Siegel Center.  They won the state semifinal Tuesday night and will be the first Maggie Walker team to ever play in the Siegel Center.  Be there!    

STEM Day at MLWGS, December 7, 2019

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On Saturday, December 7th, the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School’s robotics team, FIRST Team 422 – The Mech Tech Dragons, is hosting a community STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) event geared toward local middle school students to promote interest and connect them with community STEM organizations. FIRST Team 422 consists of 60 high school […]

Pilot program of ‘Grab and Go’ lunch at MLWGS, December 2019

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After evaluation of the foodservice survey that was issued earlier this year where we asked you for your feedback to improve this program, Serve1 is launching a pilot program of pre-ordered boxed lunches called “Grab and Go.” The concept should help reduce lunch lines for students allowing them more time to eat and socialize with […]

MLWGS student ‘Tell Us’ luncheons with their division superintendent and school board representative are underway

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Beginning November 11th and continuing through Friday, December 6th, the Dragons of Maggie Walker Governor’s School attended a ‘Tell Us’ luncheon with their division superintendent and school board member during lunch block.  Students were offered a sign-up genius for those interested to attend the luncheon on a first-come-first-serve basis and were asked to share ideas […]

Mr. Merillat’s Opus…Congratulations!

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Maggie Walker orchestra teacher, Nickolas Merillat, was commissioned by the high school he attended to compose a piece for their Symphonic Band to commentate an important anniversary of the school.  This is an honor for Nick and MLWGS to have a published composer as our orchestra director!   Ocean Lakes High School Jubilee was commissioned […]

Congratulations Dragons! Girls 2019 VHSL Cross Country Champions, Class 3

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Our girls’ team had an outstanding meet this past weekend taking the VHSL championship title in Class 3. Congratulations runners! The boys’ team also had a strong showing taking 3rd place at the championship.  For both teams, this was their first year to compete at a higher level at Class 3.  Thank you to coaches […]

Good luck Model UN students at VAMUN this weekend!

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 Bring back some gavels!

Good luck MLWGS Math Modeling teams

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Clockwise from upper right: Eli Kin (’20), Connor Webb (’20), Nicholas Xie (’20) and Kevin Ren (’20).  This week ten Math Modeling teams of four students each are competing in the High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM).  The HiMCM offers students the opportunity to compete in a team setting using mathematics to present solutions to […]

Dragons running for State Championship, Friday & Saturday

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Last Tuesday the boys and girls Cross Country teams won their 7th consecutive Cross Country Regional Championships and have advanced to the 3A State Championships this Friday-Saturday in Salem. Good luck to the following athletes: Girls  Alyssa Wright Ada Rigsby Amelia Seabury Kathleen Russo Mary Caroline Heinen Brenna Luczak Mary (Mimi) Kemp Alexis Bartee Gracie […]