GMS Short-Term Sessions 2014-2015

The Governor Morehead School for the Blind is offering nine different one-week Short -Term sessions to students (K-12) with visual impairments from all across North Carolina.  




The Governor Morehead School for the Blind will educate, advocate, and provide resources for all North Carolina students with visual impairment, their families, and the professionals who serve them.


In order to maximize individual success, the Governor Morehead School will link our initiatives to the unique needs of students with visual impairment, their families, and the professionals who serve them.


This repositioned state school for the blind will provide the right resource for the right student at the right time by:

  • Educating the total student through service delivery models including preschool satellites for

GMS student receives $99,000 worth of scholarships

Drum Circle involves students playing hand drums and percussion representing various cultures around the world.  Each session focuses on students demonstrating both individual and collective skills with an emphasis on improvisation.  On this particular occasion one student was asked to demonstrate an improvisation solo.  Another student was then asked to join in with their solo.  Eventually all members of ensemble were performing a form of improvisational counterpoint which provided a highly spirited and exciting session.

Summer Program Music 1
Summer Program Music 2
Summer Program Music 3


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Monday, September 29
AE Conference, Greensboro
Tuesday, September 30
AE Conference, Greensboro
Friday, October 3
Special Friday (1st Period)
Student Transportation
Student Transport Day
Saturday, October 4
NC-APVI's 7th Annual Pumpkins & Prizes Party
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Today, 10/1/2014
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Tomorrow, 10/2/2014
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14% chance of precipitation.