The Anatomy and Physiology class will be holding its Spring 2019 Field Trip on April 4th, 2019. All students enrolled in 2018-2019 academic year Anatomy & Physiology classes are eligible to attend. Students will be visiting Emory & Henry School of Health Sciences in Marion, Virginia. Anatomy students will be included in School of Health Sciences activities, labs, and fulfill, in part, requirements for dual enrollment credit while there. Students will also take part in a discussion with admissions counselors and current medical students so they can better understand what life is like preparing for a career in medicine. Field Trip attendance will, in part, fulfill requirements for dual enrollment course credit.

The field trip will begin on Thursday, April 4th at 9:00 am at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, Abingdon, Virginia. (Once arriving at the Higher Education Center for 9:00 am departure on Thursday, students should report directly to their bus in the Center's parking lot. There will be no registration and/or meeting inside the Center.) The field trip will conclude on Thursday afternoon, April 4, 2019 at approximately 4:00 pm at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center.

To attend the field trip, a student's parent or legal guardian must complete, sign, and return to the Governor's School, with all documents received at the Governor's School Office no later than Thursday, March 28th, the following:

Click Here for all of the above listed forms as well as a description of trip details in a downloadable PDF file format.
(The linked file must be downloaded and then printed. Adobe Acrobat or Abobe Reader is required to view and/or print the PDF file formatted document package.)

Please send all of the above completed forms to:

Holton Governor's School
Attn: Field Trip
P.O. Box 1987
Abingdon, VA 24212

To allow sufficient time to secure transportation services and site visit space, students must have their paperwork to the Governor’s School by Thursday, March 28, 2019 in order to participate in this field trip.

Return to 
Announcements Page