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Sandie Warwick Presented with VSBA Media Award

The GCPS school community was honored to join the school board in highlighting the fair and balanced communication of matters related to the schools and education in the commonwealth that are so characteristic of Sandie Warwick’s work as a local … Continue reading

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Get Info from GCPS on Your Cell

Parents, Just a reminder that getting set up to receive important notices from the schools on your cell phone by text or email is super easy! Instructions are here. We strongly encourage you to do this!

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Join Us for History in Our Hallways

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Join Us for the Town Hall Meetings

The Town Hall meetings are a wonderful way to learn about the exciting things happening in the schools and county departments. You have the opportunity to interact with members of both the school and county governing boards, superintendent, county administrator, … Continue reading

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Statement About Meningitis from Dr. Lane

A Message from the Superintendent: “Team Goochland, We were notified by the health department that a teenager who was served at a facility in Goochland died from a possible case of bacterial meningitis. We were very sad to hear this tragic news and … Continue reading

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GMS Teacher to Attend Back-to-School Climate Education Event at the White House

Goochland Middle School’s Anne Moore has been invited to join a diverse group of key education leaders for a climate education event that will also be live-streamed. On Thursday, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) is … Continue reading

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Transportation FAQs

In past years we have had several questions raised during the first week of school regarding transportation. Here are a few pieces of information pulled from the most Frequently Asked Questions: Returning students will not receive a “new” transportation schedule … Continue reading

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Information About the School Nutrition Program

Healthy meals are an important part of how we create an educational environment in which every learner’s potential can be maximized. Please take a look at the information below and contact your child’s principal if you have any questions or … Continue reading

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Wellness Concerns for Students Preparing for the School Year

We are happy to share a link to this Student Health & Wellness Guide, developed by the communications team at Though it has been created with college students in mind, the information is appropriate for our older students as … Continue reading

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School Performance Report Card Survey

The Virginia Department of Education is asking parents and other members of the public to complete a 16-item online survey on improving annual School Performance Report Cards for schools, school divisions and the commonwealth. The survey takes 15-20 minutes to … Continue reading

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