Are you currently a high school sophomore or junior?  If so, you should consider applying to the 2024 Virginia Summer Residential Governor’s Schools.

    The Virginia Summer Residential Governor’s Schools are approximately four weeks long and are held each summer on various college and university campuses throughout Virginia.  The Governor’s Schools offer students a unique opportunity to work and study not only with other students with similar talents and interests, but also with mentors, professors, scientists, and other professionals in their field of interest.

    The following Summer Residential Governor’s Schools will be offered in 2024:

    • Agriculture 
    • Humanities
    • Math, Science, and Technology 
    • Visual and Performing Arts

    And Mentorships in:

    • Marine Science 
    • Engineering 


    LCPS students interested in the 2024 Visual and Performing Arts Governor’s School must participate in our local preliminary audition for selection to attend the state-level audition. The 2024 LCPS Preliminary Audition will be IN-PERSON by appointment, on October 30, 2023, at Briar Woods High School.  Please complete the Registration Form found here:  2024 Audition Registration Form  

    The deadline to register for the IN-PERSON Preliminary Audition is October 23, 2023

    Completed applications are due to Mrs. Jones in the College & Career Center on December 5th, 2023. Late applications will not be accepted. Please be sure to read the HOW TO APPLY document thoroughly and follow ALL the instructions.

    LCPS  Governor’s Schools Information LINK  

    The Virginia Summer Residential Governor’s School Website LINK