Program Timeline


UVa-Wise Governor’s School: Summer 2018

February Letters and notices sent to School districts, high schools, Drama Teachers and Newspapers seeking nominations for student participants
March High schools and drama teachers coordinate at the district level to nominate students for participation
April 1st
Student Applications and Teacher Evaluations due.
Mid April Invitation letters and response forms sent to student nominees (participants and alternates)
Late April Nominees return response forms to UVa-Wise accepting or declining Governor’s School invitations
April/May Governor’s school luncheon sponsored by Gifted Consortium for students planning to attend Governor’s School
Registration Forms sent out to student participants
May/June   Alternates who responded to invitation letter are invited to fill spots that might be vacant
June Students participants return registration forms with appropriate parent/guardian signatures
June Student participants are registered for program, course credit, and are assigned a room and roommate
June 17 Parents bring students to UVa-Wise, Check in to the Residence Hall, and attend Orientation with Students
June 22 Students, faculty and staff depart for Staunton, VA to take in Shakespearean theater and architecture.
July 5 7 PM- Governor’s School Student’s Final Performance- Open to public
July 6 3 PM- Governor’s School Student’s Final Performance- Open to public.  6PM- Strike.  9:30PM- Cast Party
July 7 Parents Move students out of Residence halls and attend final brunch banquet
July 8-31 Parents return/submit Parental Evaluations of Governor’s School Program
August Grades/Course Credit submitted for students successfully completing program