Monthly Archives: October 2013

There’s no better place to be …

… on Halloween than in an elementary school.

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Maggie Walker Governor’s School Hosts Annual Student Luncheon

Today Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School hosted it’s annual student luncheon for school and community leaders. We had the opportunity to tour the school, observe programs, and hear directly from students. Applications for eighth grade students interested in applying to … Continue reading

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Superintendent’s Student Advisory

Dr. Lane hosted his first Student Advisory meeting on Wednesday, October 23. Over lunch, a representative group of middle and high school students had the opportunity to reflect on their school experience and provide Dr. Lane and I valuable insight … Continue reading

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Fourth & Fifth Graders to Carpenter Theatre

All of our 4th and 5th grade students had the opportunity to see the Richmond Symphony perform at the Carpenter Theatre on Thursday, October 24. We would like to thank the Rotary Club of Goochland for making this incredible experience … Continue reading

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October 14 – Professional Development

Monday, October 14 was a productive day of planning, collaborating, and learning …

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History Mobile Visits Goochland

As part of Goochland’s 2014 County Fall Festival, the Civil War 150 History Mobile will arrive at the Goochland Sports Complex (old high school) on Friday, October 25. We’re thrilled to partner with our Parks and Recreation Department to allow … Continue reading

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Fresh Insight into Virginia’s Writing Assessments (Revised SOLs) in Grades 5, 8, and End-of-Course

In partnership with the Virginia Department of Education, Pearson Education, Inc. has created a resource designed to support success on the state’s uniform writing assessments. The resource is designed to help users gain a comprehensive understanding of the assessments, the … Continue reading

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GCPS Advanced High School Opportunities

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Maggie Walker / Blue Ridge / J. Sarg.-Advanced College Academy Informational Meeting an Overwhelming Success

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Letter to Parents: Grades 2-8 MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) Report

Dear Parents: Enclosed you will find your child’s Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) test results. As you know, the MAP® assessment is an integral part of Goochland County Public Schools’ Balanced Assessment Project1 and over time will measure individual academic … Continue reading

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