Monthly Archives: October 2014

GCPS National Board Coaching Meeting – Saturday, December 6

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Outdoor Classroom Opens at GES

Goochland Elementary School students, parents, and staff celebrated the official opening of their “S.T.E.A.M. Farm” outdoor classroom Saturday afternoon (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics). The celebration featured student speeches, remarks from school and community leaders, and a Rube Goldberg … Continue reading

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Another Firsthand Look at Learning

I spent Tuesday afternoon in classrooms at Goochland Middle School and Goochland High School, the absolute highlight of my week. Thank you to our teachers and students for the incredible hard work that goes on throughout our division every single … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Our Families on Behalf of the Division Instructional Team

The division instructional team sent the following letter home to all GCPS families during the last week of September. (You may access a viewable/printable copy by clicking the image below.)

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Goochland High School Named “Blue Star School”

Goochland High School was recently named a 2014 Blue Star School for achievement in financial literacy education by the W!SE organization in New York, New York. The is the second consecutive year GHS has received W!SE’s highest recognition. This schoolwide … Continue reading

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Governor’s Schools Informational Evening a Success

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Fall/Winter Instructional Newsletter

The 2014 Fall/Winter Instructional Newsletter has arrived. Copies will come home with PK-8 students and are available in our schools. You may access an electronic copy by clicking the cover photo below:

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Strong Men & Women in Virginia History – Writing Contest

Dominion Resources and the Library of Virginia have partnered to present Strong Men and Women in Virginia History, an annual program recognizing achievements of African Americans in the Commonwealth. As part of the associated writing contest, high school students across … Continue reading

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