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The dogs of Caring Canines visit MLWGS, October 15th

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Dogs from Caring Canines visited our school on October 15th during lunch and demonstrated there’s no better friend than a faithful dog. The weather was good and the students enthusiastically enjoyed the visit. These visits are coordinated by the Counseling Department and are very popular with the students.  Photography by Michael White.


2019 PowderPuff Champions! Congratulations team Seniors/Freshmen

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Photography by Michael White


Stress Management Group for students starting October 23rd

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Stress is something that every high school student experiences and there are effective ways to manage it.  Lisa Ebeling, MLWGS School Psychologist, and Natalie Finn from the VCU Anxiety Clinic are pairing together to run a small group on dealing effectively with this common issue. Students will be given the opportunity to learn and practice […]


Science National Honor Society Induction, October 23rd

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On October 23, 2019, the Maggie Walker chapter of the Science National Honor Society Induction will be held at 11:40 am in the auditorium followed by a reception in room 153.  This year 36 students will be inducted,  26 juniors and 10 seniors.  In order to  be invited to membership students must meet and maintain […]


2020 MS-ISAC “Kids Safe Online” Poster Contest

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Students in grades K-12 are invited to participate in the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Kids Safe Online poster contest. The contest is sponsored by the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) in conjunction with the MultiState Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC). This national contest encourages students to use the internet safely and securely.  Educating our children […]


MLWGS Regional School Board Meeting October 17, 2019 at 9:00 am

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The regularly scheduled meeting of the Maggie Walker Governor’s School Regional Board will be held on October 17, 2019, at 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. To address the Regional School Board, the speaker must […]


MLWGS National Honor Society Induction Ceremony Thursday, October 17, 2019

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MLWGS National Honor Society Induction Ceremony Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 6:30 pm. National Honor Society (NHS) is a national organization for high school students that seeks to honor students who demonstrate excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. This year, 158 Maggie Walker juniors and seniors will be inducted into The Patricia […]


Homecoming Dance at MLWGS, October 19th

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Each year, the Junior Class hosts the MLWGS Homecoming Dance. The dance will be held at the school on Saturday, October 19th  from 7:30-10:30 pm. The dance is open to all MLWGS students and their dates if they choose to bring one. Tickets for the dance will be sold during school next week. Tickets must be purchased […]


Spirit Week starts Monday, October 14

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Fun activities are planned Monday-Friday by the Student Council Association to celebrate Spirit Week including sporting events and class-level competitions which culminate in our fall pep rally and field day on Friday. Theme dress-up days Monday-Friday: On all dress-up days and at all activities, students must adhere to the MLWGS dress code.  Monday, October 14:  […]


Therapy Dogs Visiting October 15th! (Parent Permission Slip Attached)

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Therapy dogs from Caring Canines have been visiting our school since the spring of 2018.  These visits are coordinated by the Counseling Department and are very popular with our students.  The dogs and their handlers will be visiting our school on October 15th and will come again in the spring.  Students must have a parent […]