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NHCS Hosts Governor’s School Informational Meeting

 New Hanover County Schools will be hosting an informational meeting for Governor’s School NC on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., in the cafeteria of Laney High School located at 2700 North College Road. Interested students and families are invited to attend.

The Governor's School is the oldest statewide summer residential program for academically or intellectually gifted high school students in the nation, integrating academic disciplines, the arts, and unique courses. The five-week program, which is open to rising seniors only, with exceptions made for rising juniors in selected performing/visual arts areas, is located on two campuses: Governor's School West at Salem College in Winston-Salem and Governor's School East at Meredith College in Raleigh. The curriculum focuses on the exploration of the most recent ideas and concepts in each discipline and does not involve credit, tests, or grades. For more information on the Governor’s School NC visit their website at

For more information on the upcoming meeting, contact Donna Sloan, supervisor for Academically and Intellectually Gifted (AIG), at (910) 254-4333.

Posted: 09/08/17