• Important Dates:

    • September 25, 2023 – Registration opens for LCPS Preliminary VPA Auditions.
    • October 6, 2023 - VDOE Summer Residential Governor's School website updated with information for the 2023-2024 school year.
    • October 23, 2023– Audition registration deadline for LCPS Preliminary VPA Auditions.
    • November 8, 2023 – ALL LCPS VPA students who participated in the local audition are notified of their audition results via email.
    • Mid December 2023 – Successful Visual and Performing Arts applicants are notified of their state audition time and place.
    • December 8, 2023 – ALL COMPLETED APPLICATIONS (both Academic and VPA) due to Mrs. Nettekoven. 
    • January 2024 – State Auditions for Visual and Performing Arts applicants. Date and Locations TBA.
    • February 9, 2024 – Letters emailed to LCPS students notifying them of their application status. Successful applicants are nominated for admission and their applications are forwarded to the Virginia Department of Education.
    • April 15, 2024 – ALL nominees are notified by email of their admission status.

    For more information, please visit the Governor’s School website at the Virginia Department of Education webpage. The 2024 SRGS webpage will be updated to reflect 2024 information in early October. Please wait until the webpage is updated before starting your application.

    LCPS Contacts:

    Wendy S. King, Supervisor, Gifted Education, wendy.king@lcps.org

    Amy Ward, K-12 Gifted Coordinator, amy.ward@lcps.org 

    LCPS Gifted and Talented Website

    VDOE Governor's School Website