Valley Ridge Regional Governor's School

The 2017 summer program is a residential camp held on the campus of JMU with a journalism focus from Saturday, July 15 - Thursday, July 12. JCamp runs concurrently with Valley Ridge. Middle schoolers attend the same classes with high schoolers who are enrolled in the JCamp.

The program is for current identified gifted 7th and 8th grade students in the school divisions of Harrisonburg, Shenandoah, Rockbridge, Rockingham County, Augusta County, Staunton, Page County, Highland and Bath.

Applications are distributed at THMS and SKMS to all current 7th and 8th grade identified gifted through the student's LA teacher during the last week of March. Students selected are notified the end of April.