Delaware Governor's School for Excellence
What to Bring to Governor's School
Refer to the packing list below, and
especially don't forget these important items:
- light jacket or umbrella in case
- comfortable shoes, including at
least one pair of closed-toe shoes such as sneakers
- refillable water bottle or water
Governor's School suggested packing list
Typical dress codes of most schools are applicable for everyday
jeans, shirts, t-shirts are fine.
- Comfortable shoes: including
at least one pair of closed-toed shoes (sneakers, loafers, etc.)
or sweatshirt, as the air-conditioned classrooms can be cold.
- One ‘dressy’
outfit for the Closing Ceremony.
and sunscreen for the outdoor activities.
- Light jacket or umbrella in case of rain
Items. Students are responsible for single sized sheets,
blankets, pillows, towels and wash cloths. No linens are provided.
- The dorm
rooms are air-conditioned so you will need a blanket.
(soap, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrush, etc.)
for the soda/snack machines
- Refillable water bottle or water bottles
Students. Bring your hand-carried instruments.
Issues. Students taking prescriptions must have the medications
in the original prescription bottle labeled with their name, medication
name, physician and dosage. Documentation of being on a prescribed
medication must be noted on the Emergency Treatment Form. Students
with asthma, please don't forget to bring your inhalers.
Trips. All Academic Field Trips are scheduled for Wednesday.
Students going on the following trips or who are participating
in specified programs should come prepared as follows:
Science Field Trip: wear old clothes and shoes;
a hat and sunscreen; bathing suit, towel, and dry clothes
for the ride home.
and Exercise Science Field Trip: Come prepared
with a bathing suit. Students with asthma are to bring
Arts: Please come prepared to wear clothing suitable
for working in the art studio and bring sunglasses, sunscreen,
and hats for your protection during the outside field trip activities.
Program: Students are to continue practicing in
order to be prepared with their monologue that they used for their
Enthusiasts: Basketball, tennis, and volleyball
courts and other outside recreation will be available during designated
times. Students may bring their own sports equipment for these activities. A large artificial turf field is available for student use as well.