Please Contact Us

We welcome questions at any time. Whether you have a question about your child's progress or are simply interested in learning more about the Governor's School, please feel free to contact us by email or phone. We are happy to arrange meetings in person or to communicate by another method if more convenient for you.

Southwest Virginia Governor's School
100 Northwood Dr.
Pulaski VA, 24301

Main Office Phone: (540) 440-5502
Attendance Phone: (540) 440-5503
Fax: (540) 994-5841

Accessibility Commitment

The Southwest Virginia Governor's School (SWVGS) is committed to providing web content that is accessible to all - including people with disabilities - and to meeting or exceeding all state and national accessibility standards.

Accessibility Plan

SWVGS is working towards WCAG 2.0 Level AA compliance. All new content posted on the SWVGS website after January 18, 2018, will meet W3C's WCAG 2.0 Level AA compliance. All content posted prior to January 18, 2018, on the SWVGS website will be reformatted to meet W3C's WCAG 2.0 Level AA compliance. Your patience is appreciated as we continue in our effort to improve the accessibility of the SWVGS web content. Questions or concerns should be reported to

Faculty and Staff Contact Information

Name Email Address Phone Number Subject
Mrs. Rebecca Phillips (540) 440-5510 Director, Biology
Mrs. Sherry Pugh (540) 440-5515 Assistant Director, Mathematics
Mr. Jared Brown (540) 440-5543 Chemistry
Mr. Greg Riffe (540) 440-5546 Mathematics
Dr. Matthew Frazier (540) 440-5525 Physics and Astronomy
Dr. John Jaroma (540) 440-5545 Mathematics
Mrs. Heather Lowe (540) 440-5548 Mathematics
Ms. Catherine Spachmann (540) 440-5542 Anatomy & Physiology
Mrs. Megan Arnold (540) 440-5518 Guidance
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