COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

PRINS. MEMO NO. 42

October 12, 2004

ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE/SECONDARY

TO:

Principals

 

FROM:

Linda M. Wallinger

Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

2005 Governors Summer Residential Program

 

On October 8, 2004, Informational Superintendents Memorandum No. 203 provided information regarding the application and submission of nominees for the 2005 Governors Summer Residential Program. The Governors Foreign Language Academies will include programs in French, German, Japanese, Latin, Russian, and Spanish. The Summer Residential Governors Schools will consist of programs in agriculture; humanities; life sciences and medicine; mathematics, science, and technology; mentorships; and visual and performing arts.

 

The Department of Education appreciates your assistance in providing the following department chairs and other professionals in your building with a copy of this memorandum:

 

        Agriculture

        Foreign language

        Gifted education

        Guidance

        Mathematics

        Science

        Technology

        Visual and performing arts

 

Access to the information, application, and testing materials for the Governors Foreign Language Academies is available at the following website:

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/VDOE/Instruction/Language/GAindex.html. Questions regarding these programs may be addressed to Mrs. Faye Rollings-Carter (frolling@pen.k12.va.us), 804-225-2593.

 

Access to the information and applications for the Summer Residential Governors Schools is available at the following website:

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/VDOE/Instruction/Govschools/SRGS. Questions regarding these programs may be addressed to Dr. Barbara McGonagill (bmcgonag@mail.vak12ed.edu), 804-225-2884.

 

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