Govies Advance to HOSA International Competition

Thursday, March 21, 2019

On March 6, 2018, GSSM sent a small chapter of 12 students to the 2019 South Carolina Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State Leadership Conference, held annually in North Charleston. In total, over 1,900 students attended the conference Read More

Eagles Soar Through State Chess Tourney

Sunday, March 10, 2019

On Saturday, March 10, the Eagle Chess team traveled to Columbia to defend their 2018 championship against a determined field of challengers from across the state. Team coach and mentor, Dr. Clyde Smith reported the results: Today, our chess team Read More

3rd Annual INSIDE GSSM Day Draws Families from Across SC

Thursday, March 7, 2019

GSSM welcomed 400 people of all ages, interests, and backgrounds to its third annual INSIDE GSSM day on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the school’s Hartsville campus. The event drew families from across Darlington County and 16 other SC counties. Guests were greeted by over 200 GSSM students, faculty, and staff who enthusiastically involved participants in a variety of interactive learning expereinces designed specifically for the event. Read More

Come INSIDE for GSSM's annual open house!

Monday, February 25, 2019

INSIDE GSSM is a fun day for families to interact with the GSSM community and explore the campus of South Carolina's only two-year, public residential and virtual high school for the advanced study of STEM. Join us for a day of imagination, Read More

GSSM Robotics Brings Bling At State Championship

Monday, February 25, 2019

GSSM Robotics teams spent the last long weekend in Gaffney competing in the FTC South Carolina Championship. Computer Science teacher Mrs. Elizabeth Bunn writes: GSSM's FTC 772 Team Children of Thanos, Jay Adusumilli (captain), Animesh Sahu, Read More

Milliken's Contribution to Hartsville, GSSM Commemorated

Monday, February 18, 2019

On Friday, February 15, dignitaries from across the state gathered on the GSSM campus to recognize the role that the Hartsville Cotton Mill played in Hartsville's history and the development of the Governor's School. In 1900, the mill was chartered Read More

GSSM Presents 30th Annual Colloquium

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

GSSM holds its 30th Annual Research Colloquium on Saturday, February 9th starting at 10am on GSSM's campus in Hartsville. Seniors will present the results of research conducted over the summar as part of GSSM's Summer Program for Research Interns ( Read More

Last Preview Day of the Year

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

GSSM will hold its final Preview Day of the 2018-19 admission season on Saturday, February 2nd. Families from across the state will come to the Hartsville campus to learn first-hand about the school's residential and virtual programs. After an Read More

Elementary STEM Days

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

GSSM, as part of their commitment to reach beyond the walls of its residential program in Hartsville, welcomed local elementary students for a series of STEM days. Throughout the month of November, the Duke Center for Science Education & Read More

7th Grader Wins GSSM Chess Open

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Two visitors from Columbia shone brightest as eighteen players fiercely contested the five-round GSSM October Open on October 27, 2018, in Hartsville. Eli Moore and Jordan Anderson shared first place at 4.5, battling to a nailbiter draw in their Read More

YIG Delegation Gets Big Results

Monday, November 19, 2018

GSSM sent one of the smaller delegations to the South Carolina Youth In Government (YIG) Conference on November 14th, but they accomplished a lot. Sponsored by the Y-USA with SC headquarters in the Greenville, YMCA over 2100 students went to Read More

Eagles Bring 3rd State Championship

Sunday, November 11, 2018

The Eagles Volleyball team went to Lexington on Saturday and brought back the 3rd team state championship trophy to be earned by the school in a year. Facing lower-state champs Branchville High School in the finals, the Eagles were eager to repay Read More

GSSM Academic Team Wins at High Point

Sunday, November 11, 2018

As the only competitor from South Carolina, the GSSM Academic team came to the High Point Central Open Academic Challenge with high hopes to represent the state. Team members competed in a wide variety of knowledge areas including literature, Read More

Upper State Champions

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

It was a great night in volleyball for GSSM. On Monday, the Lady Eagles traveled to Dixie High School to take on the hornets in the last upper state championship playoff game. Dixie took the first set with a five-point lead, but the second set went Read More

SC Governor's Race Goes Through GSSM

Monday, November 5, 2018

On the run-up to the midterm elections, Govies had a front-row seat in the state’s Gubernatorial contest. On November 17, Ms. Pam Evette, republican candidate for South Carolina Lt. Governor, visited campus. This is the first time in state history Read More

From Smart Talks to e-Govie Talks

Monday, November 5, 2018

The Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is stepping up their recruitment game and giving their information sessions a technological upgrade. In the past, in an effort to recruit and reach potential Govies, GSSM hosted Smart Talks Read More

Eagles finish strong and the hunt continues

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Wednesday was a night of downs and ups in sports for the Eagles as they played another round of play offs. In tennis, the team took on St. Joseph’s Catholic School. The Lady Eagles fought hard to defend the home court and showed a lot of heart. Read More

FDTC Commission Appoints Sims

Thursday, November 1, 2018

The Florence-Darlington Commission of Technical Education recently appointed GSSM Senior Vice President for Virtual and Outreach Dr. Ershela Sims to represent Darlington County. Read More Read More

Eagles Sweep Playoffs

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Cleaning House was the dominating theme for GSSM’s playoff matches in tennis and volleyball last night. On the home court, the Lady Eagles took on Columbia High School’s Capitals in tennis. They scrubbed the competition with three 6-0 and two 6-1 Read More

Cross Country Teams Win Region

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

REGION CHAMPIONS! Congratulations to both Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) Boys and Girls Cross-Country teams on finishing first in the Region II-A Championship Meet at Great Falls High School on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Next Read More

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