Fall 2018 SPARK! is Underway

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

The Center for Science Education and Outreach at the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) kicked off their second year of SPARK! last week. SPARK! is an after school program offered to 6 th , 7 th , and 8 th grade students in Read More

Congratulations National Merit Semifinalists!

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Eighteen GSSM students are among the 16,000 semifinalists named in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically accomplished students are now eligible for continued competition in the program, which awards National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million each spring. Read More

Eagles Celebrate Habitat Home Completion

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Students from GSSM partnered with Darlington County Habitat for Humanity during the 2017-2018 school year to build an affordable family home in Hartsville’s historic Oakdale neighborhood adjacent to the School. GSSM students, faculty, and staff Read More

Florence Rains on Homegoing Week

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

GSSM cancelled Tuesday campus and virtual classes in anticipation of hazardous travel conditions and partner school closings ahead of the approach of Hurricane Florence. President Hector Flores told parents that the safety of students and families Read More

Eagles Volleyball Wins in Cross-Town Thriller

Thursday, September 6, 2018

The Eagles Volleyball team took a trip across town last night to battle the 4A Hartsville High Red Foxes. After dropping the first set, a determined Eagles squad turned up the heat, energizing the crowd and notching a win in a 5 set, back-and-forth Read More

Govies Get Involved

Monday, September 3, 2018

The Gerlad R. Malloy Student Activity Center and north lobby were a hive of activity on Sunday, September 2nd for the annual Club and Community Engagement Fair. Between the colorful, eye catching displays, sumptuous treats, and live music, there was Read More

GSSM, Southern University-Baton Rouge Partner for Research

Sunday, August 26, 2018

During the summer of 2018, Southern University–Baton Rouge (SUBR) hosted six rising high-school seniors from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM). Currently enrolled in either GSSM’s residential program or its Read More

Volleyball Opener Rocks Eagles' Nest

Friday, August 24, 2018

The Eagles Nest in the Gerlad R. Malloy Student Activity Center rocked Thursday night as the Volleyball team hosted cross-town rivals Emmanuel Christian School to open the 2018-19 season. With only three practices under their belt, the women got off Read More

SPRI Students Travel to Shanghai

Sunday, August 12, 2018

In June and July of this summer, five GSSM students traveled to Shanghai and Beijing China to complete two SPRI research projects. These students lived for five weeks in the residence halls of the High School attached to Shanghai Normal University, Read More

GSSM and Roche Celebrate 10 Year Partnership

Sunday, August 12, 2018

On August 9, GSSM and Roche Pharmaceuticals celebrated 10 years of partnering to bring international research experiences to accomplished students from GSSM and in Germany. Students who just returned from Germany, and several alumni who participated Read More

Roberts Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

Monday, August 6, 2018

Christopher Roberts, a chemistry instructor at the SC Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics, has been nominated for the 2018-2019 national LifeChanger of the Year award. Roberts was nominated by his student, William Hobbs, for his passionate Read More

Kaczkowski Receives MAA's George Pólya Award

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Prizes for the year's best mathematics writing were given on Aug. 2 in Denver by the Mathematical Association of America at MAA MathFest, the summer gathering of the Mathematical Association of America. "We are proud of the Mathematical Association Read More

Blanchett '15 Flying High at The College of Charleston

Thursday, July 12, 2018

GSSM Class of 2015 graduate William Blanchett is featured in The College of Charleston's The College Today this week. As a Govie living on the Hartsville campus, William blazed his own trail to follow his passions for computer science and music. At Read More

Eagles Claim State Championships

Monday, May 14, 2018

It was a hot weekend of firsts for GSSM’s Men’s Soccer and Track and Field teams as they traveled to Columbia and brought back state championship trophies. The action began at 10am at Irmo High School where the Men’s Soccer Team took on the Read More

Congratulations to 2018 Outstanding Alumnus Kevin Short '93!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Kevin Short, GSSM Class of 1993, is a leader and dynamic science teacher in Charleston County. He was the first GSSM alumnus to serve as a summer research mentor, and he has been an integral part of GSSM’s satellite summer camps in the Lowcountry for many years. To recognize his commitment to South Carolina and GSSM, the 2018 Outstanding Alumnus Award will be presented to him at GSSM's Commencement on June 2, 2018. Read More

Coach Cady Scores 200th Eagle Win

Monday, April 23, 2018

Congratulations to Coach Dick Cady who notched his 200th win as coach of the women's soccer team on March 29th against Lakewood High School. In his 20 years as a coach at GSSM, Cady helped the soccer program grow in size and competitiveness. The Read More