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Prom on June 5th, ‘A Celestial Evening’

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After months of work by the sponsor, Ms. Amy Maxey-Suy, Maggie Walker had its first successful student dance in over a year’s time with the Junior-Senior Prom 2021 on June 5th. Ms. Maxey-Suy went from not knowing if there would even be a dance, to weekly changes of venue-no venue, date changes, and capacity changes. […]


MW students fight poverty and stigma as PERIOD members

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PERIOD @ Maggie L. Walker GS, VA is a chapter of PERIOD, a national organization committed to fighting period poverty and stigma through service, education, and advocacy.  We opened our chapter in the fall of 2019 as a part of the Red Cross Club, and this year, we have 60 members, who have all been […]


MW Band and Chorus Concert on Wednesday, June 2nd

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The Band and Chorus will be performing their spring concert on Wednesday, June 2nd at 6:00 PM. The concert will take place outdoors at various locations around the MLWGS campus. Friends and family are asked to bring their own chairs to the performances. This will be the first live performance from the music department since […]


Textbook Return for Students on Virtual Learning is June 11th

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School resources and textbook return will be June 11th from 8 am-noon for students currently on virtual learning.  Resources/textbooks will be returned to teacher classrooms or another designated location.  A comprehensive list will be available at the Bluestone upon check-in.  If a student cannot make it to campus on Friday, June 11th, they should email their teachers to […]


MW sponsored Greece and Italy 2022 trip informational meeting, May 27th

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Have you ever wanted to visit the Parthenon in Athens or see Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel ceiling in Rome? The Fine Arts Dept. is organizing a trip to Greece and Italy for the summer of 2022.  Interested?  We will be having a virtual informational meeting this Thursday, May 27th at 6 pm via Zoom.  Please RSVP here for more […]


Senior Art Exhibition opening June 4th

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   Please join us for the gala opening of the 2021 MLWGS Senior Art Exhibition: Enchanted at Artworks Gallery on Friday, June 4th from 6-9 PM.  The show, which is the capstone event of our visual arts program,  will highlight the collected works of 13 Maggie Walker seniors including Emma Lindley, Elizabeth Celentano, Azaria Mosby, […]


Regional School Board appoints Dr. Lisa Williams as MW’s next Assistant Director

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The Maggie Walker Governor’s School Regional Board appointed Lisa Williams, Ed.D. as the next Assistant Director of the school at their meeting today, May 20th.   Dr. Williams steps into the position currently held by retiring administrator Dr. Wendy Ellis on July 1st. “The RSB would like to congratulate Dr. Williams for being selected as Assistant […]


All-Virtual MLWGS Executive School Board Meeting on May 20, 2021 @ 9 am and public comment information

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L-R Top Row:  Ogburn, Lowerre, and Pritchett L-R Middle Row:  Wright, Barber, and Hall L-R Bottom Row: Ayers, Hyslop, and Bailey An All-VIRTUAL meeting of the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School Executive Board will be held on May 20, 2021, at 9:00 am. We are utilizing the Zoom platform for this live meeting but will […]


MW Junior selected for VESSS and SEES

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Congratulations to Paxton Calder (’23-Henrico), who was recently selected to participate in the Virginia Earth Systems Science Scholars program, a partnership between the Virginia Space Grant Consortium and NASA, as described below. As a result of this participation in VESSS, Paxton was also accepted into the nationally competitive NASA program, STEM Enhancement and Earth Science […]


Next Scrip date for gift cards is Sunday, May 23rd

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Our next Scrip order due date for plastic cards is Sunday, May 23rd.  Will you be purchasing gift cards for graduation presents, or could you be using scrip cards to purchase gifts for graduates? Over 750 retailers will give back to MLWGS at no extra cost to you for your everyday shopping! The PTSA has […]