Press Release - GSSM Student Art Exhibition

Thursday, February 20, 2020

GSSM Students to Display Artwork at Hartsville Museum's Art Exhibition Hartsville, SC - The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) student artwork will be on exhibition at the Hartsville Museum, March 2 – 31 in Read More

Press Release - Accepting Applications for Summer STEM Camps

Thursday, February 13, 2020

GSSM Now Accepting Applications for its Summer STEM Camps Hartsville, SC – The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for its summer STEM camps: CREATEng, GoSciTech, and iTEAMS Xtreme: Read More

Press Release - Distinguished Research Leadership Award

Monday, February 10, 2020

The Governor's School for Science and Mathematics Honors Dr. Caryn E. Outten of The University of South Carolina with Distinguished Research Leadership Award Hartsville, SC - The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) Read More

Media Advisory - 31st Annual Colloquium

Thursday, February 6, 2020

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics Students to Present College-Level Research at 31 st Annual Colloquium Who: GSSM Students What: During the 31 st Annual Colloquium, 122 students from the South Carolina Governor’s Read More

The Lobotomists Never Lost Their Minds

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Unlike most robotics teams who participate in the FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) competitions, The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) robotics teams have historically come up with a new name every year. The only thing Read More

GSSM Donates 83 Purses to Pee Dee Coalition

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Over two months, GSSM faculty and staff have been participating in a community service project created by members of the GSSM community, The Purposeful Purse Project. The project was designed to collect gently used purses and bags and fill them with Read More

GSSM & Habitat for Humanity Welcome Their Newest Neighbor

Monday, December 9, 2019

When a parent asks their child what they did during a typical day at school, rarely are they prepared for their child to respond with, "We built a house." Such ambitious projects are generally unheard of within the public-school curriculum unless, Read More

GSSM Ranked in Newsweek's Top 500 STEM High Schools

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Earlier this month, GSSM was ranked #22 in Newsweek’s Top 500 STEM High Schools. Per , "Newsweek, with its long history of reporting on scientific breakthroughs, technological revolutions, and societal challenges, partnered with STEM. Read More

GSSM Announces the Launch of the Elementary STEAM Bus

Monday, November 11, 2019

GSSM is pleased to announce the launch of their GSSM Elementary Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) Bus. Through a generous donation from the Byerly Foundation, GSSM has built a mobile science lab that will serve students Read More

Save the Date for Inside GSSM

Thursday, November 7, 2019

We are pleased to announce we will be hosting our 4th Annual INSIDE GSSM open house on Saturday, February 29th, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the GSSM Campus located at 401 Railroad Ave, Hartsville, SC 29550. Join GSSM for a day of imagination, Read More

Two Paths to the Top Statewide Event on October 1st

Monday, September 23, 2019

South Carolina is fortunate to have two outstanding high schools for our gifted and talented students. The Governor’s Schools are two-year, public, residential programs offering our state’s exceptional juniors and seniors the opportunity to live and Read More

Rachel Hogue Presents at Middleton Place in Charleston

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

This past weekend Rachel Hogue was a presenter and historical interpreter at Middleton Place in Charleston. The event was "Leisurely Pursuits and Grand Entertains," which sought to give an immersive look into the leisure activities of middle- and upper-class people in the 18th century. Read More

GSSM Honors 31st Class of Seniors at 2019 Convocation Ceremony

Monday, September 16, 2019

GSSM's Convocation is a formal ceremony held annually to welcome the newest class of students and present the seniors with academic letters. Academic letters were awarded to 127 seniors, and a formal welcome was extended to the class of 2021, which is comprised of 144 juniors. Read More

Dr. Ershela Sims Interim President of GSSM

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Board of the SC Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce that Dr. Ershela Sims has been appointed Interim President of GSSM for the 2019-2020 school year. Read More

GSSM Welcomes 144 Juniors!

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to welcome 144 juniors from across the state of South Carolina. Read More