Calendar

2020 Governor's School

Date Event
September 2019 Information regarding the 2020 session of Governor's School is sent to superintendents, headmasters of non-public schools, charter school directors, EC program directors, AIG coordinators, high school principals, high school counselors, and other Governor's School contacts.
September/October 2019 Informational meetings will be held throughout the state in September and October, offering official presentations on this unique program.
Nov. 15, 2019 All nominations must be submitted (postmarked) to: Office of the North Carolina Governor's SchoolExceptional Children DivisionNC Department of Public Instruction6356 Mail Service CenterRaleigh, NC 27699-6356
January/February 2020* Governor's School auditions in Art, Choral Music, Dance, Instrumental Music, and Theater; dates and locations will be determined. All students who are nominated in these areas and who meet the eligibility requirements for Governor's School will be notified individually and invited to audition.
March 2, 2020 Notices of students selected to attend the 2020 session of Governor's School will be mailed to superintendents, headmasters of non-public schools, and directors of charter schools.
March 9, 2020 Letters of selection/non-selection will be mailed to students.
April 6, 2020 Deadline for nominating schools/systems to submit acceptance forms on selected students. Submission of an acceptance form obligates the school/system to pay a non-refundable tuition per accepting student. Details on tuition payment options and procedures have been sent to schools and school systems.
Sunday, June 21, 2020 Opening Day of the 2020 session of Governor's School
Thursday, July 9, 2020 GSE only — Parents' Day; beginning of mid-session break
Friday, July 10, 2020 GSW only — Parents' Day; beginning of mid-session break
Sunday, July 12, 2020 Return to campus from mid-session break
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 GSW only — Closing Day of the 2020 session of Governor's School
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 GSE only — Closing Day of the 2020 session of Governor's School

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