• The Governor's School of North Carolina is a 5½-week summer residential program for gifted and talented high school students, integrating academic disciplines, the arts, and unique courses on each of two campuses. The curriculum focuses on the exploration of the most recent ideas and concepts in each discipline, and it does not involve credit, tests, or grades. Students are selected to attend through a competitive process after being nominated by their public school unit or non-public school.

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    *All Applications Are Due To Mrs.Medlin by December 1st 2023. 

    Informational Meetings

    The Office of the North Carolina Governor's School is leading one-hour informational meetings in September and October. Interested students, families and staff from local and neighboring schools/school systems are welcome to attend. 

    Nomination Packet for the 2024 Governor's School

    The Nomination Packet includes all overview information about Governor’s School and sample forms.  The 2024 overview is available for reference purposes only. Contact the Office of the North Carolina Governor's School with specific questions.

    Governors School Family Overview

    For more information and to apply, please visit:

    Governors School Webpage

    Governors School Application

    *All Applications Are Due to Mrs.Medlin by December 1st*