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Health Sciences – Annual Fall Blood Drive

New Horizons Butler Farm Campus conducted its annual Fall Blood Drive on Nov. 4th in the Electricity and Renewable Energy Lab.  Medical Assistant students visited all classrooms to recruit blood donors on Wednesday, Oct. 26th and made presentations, signed up students, and provided permission slips.  Our campus collected 58 pints of blood exceeding our goal… Read more »

Virginia State FCCLA Conference

The Virginia State FCCLA conference will be held April 6-9, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel in Virginia Beach, Virginia.   Source: CTEC

Virginia State HOSA Conference

The Virginia State HOSA conference will be held March 10-12, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel by Hilton in Williamsburg, Va.   Source: CTEC

BF Bayport Mad City Money Event

  On February 15, students participated in the Bayport Credit Union Mad City Money Event.  Students were provided with a life, which indicated their profession, salary, spouse’s salary, number of children, and monthly insurance premiums. Some students were given credit card debt or student loans. They were then required to visit each station to purchase… Read more »

BF Bayport Mad City Money Event

  On February 15, students participated in the Bayport Credit Union Mad City Money Event.  Students were provided with a life, which indicated their profession, salary, spouse’s salary, number of children, and monthly insurance premiums. Some students were given credit card debt or student loans. They were then required to visit each station to purchase… Read more »

2017 NCWIT AWARD for Aspirations in Computing

The Governor’s School for Science and Technology Scientific Programming Students Win 2017 NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing The regional NCWIT (National Center for Women & Information Technology) Award for Aspirations in Computing honors Laurel Hunter, Hampton HS and Katie Liu, Grafton HS for their computing-related achievements and interests. Awardees are selected for their computing… Read more »

2017 NCWIT AWARD for Aspirations in Computing

The Governor’s School for Science and Technology Scientific Programming Students Win 2017 NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing The regional NCWIT (National Center for Women & Information Technology) Award for Aspirations in Computing honors Laurel Hunter, Hampton HS and Katie Liu, Grafton HS for their computing-related achievements and interests. Awardees are selected for their computing… Read more »

17th Annual CNU Regional High School Mathematics Contest.  

CNU High School Math Contest is an  annual mathematics competition for high school students in southeastern Virginia. The goal of the competition is to cultivate interest in good mathematics. Over 100 students representing schools from central and eastern   Virginia came out to compete. The Governor’s School for Science and Technology was represented by two teams… Read more »

Student Conference of the National Consortium of Specialized Secondary Schools in STEM

Six students from the Governor’s School for Science and Technology attended the Student Conference of the     National Consortium of Specialized Secondary Schools in STEM (NCSSS).  They were chaperoned by Dr. Mary Patterson.  The conference was jointly  hosted by the Bergen County Academies, Hackensack, NJ and the Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ. The conference included… Read more »