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

Lynn McGee - GSSM's New Accelerate Program Director

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

It is with much enthusiasm that we share the news about our new Accelerate Program Director, Ms. Lynn McGee. Ms. McGee will help manage the day to day operations of the GSSM Accelerate Virtual Engineering and Synchronous Virtual Course (SVC) Read More

Patricio Ortiz Represents South Carolina at CONA

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Patricio Ortiz, GSSM's Student Council President, was one of the South Carolina representatives at the Conference on National Affairs (CONA). Patricio placed very highly in his proposal, presentation, and debate at the National Youth in Government ( Read More

Touching Farewell to 30th Graduating Class

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

On Saturday, June 1 st , GSSM celebrated the achievements of its largest graduating class in a ceremony filled with inspiration, laughter, and tears. The 30 th Annual Commencement took place in the Harris E. & Louise H. DeLoach Center on the Read More

PBS' Chasing the Moon Series Launches at GSSM

Thursday, May 16, 2019

South Carolina ETV to host five “Chasing the Moon” screenings across the state GSSM will host the first of five statewide screenings of Chasing the Moon, a three part series by Robert Stone that follows the U.S. space program from its humble Read More

Eagles Run Away with State Championships

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Continuing a successful athletic season, the Eagles Track Teams dominated in the 1A State Championships in Irmo on Saturday. Ms. Kalea Jackson reports: Both the men's and women's track teams competed at the state championship. Across both teams we Read More

Summer Camps Are Back!

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Once again, GSSM has put together an exciting slate of fun and educational summer camps . From week-long residential camps held on our campus in Hartsville, to hands-on day camps delivered to schools around the state, GSSM camps provide safe, Read More

Award-Winning Govie Art

Thursday, April 25, 2019

GSSM student Reed Studer, class of 2019, received the first place award in the high school division of the Art Education Association, Eastern Region Youth Art Month Competition. Studer’s artwork will go on to compete at the state level. Read More

Interim 2020 Courses Released

Friday, April 12, 2019

GSSM today announced its courses for the 2020 Interim Term. Interim is a two-week term between the Fall and Spring terms where Govies take a single class that explores a topic of interest with depth and fun. Once again, there is a wide variety of Read More

Govies Show Mettle at State Leadership Conference

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

On Friday, March 23 rd , three delegates from GSSM traveled to the South Carolina Future Business Leaders of America’s Annual State Leadership Conference in North Charleston. Carolyn Rita Alan, a current Junior from Sumter, Elija Jordan, a Junior Read More

17 Govies Named National Merit Finalists

Monday, March 25, 2019

The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce that 17 members of the class of 2019 were recently named National Merit Finalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). These Read More

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