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Spanish Drop-In Class for Kids in Savannah

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

 

playSpanish Kids Saturday Spanish lessons

PlaySpanish in Savannah has a new drop-in class on Saturdays 5PM for ages 1-10.

No commitments, no reservations necessary! Just drop in for some Spanish fun.

$10 per sibling/$5 per sibling

PlaySpanish Kids
2305 Habersham St.
Savannah, Ga 31401

Learn more about those group classes here. 

Visit PlaySpanish Facebook page HERE for FREE Spanish learning resources for kids.

PlaySpanish is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Open House @ St. James Catholic School

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

St. James Catholic School Savannah Open House Jan. 2017

 

You’re invited to an Open House at St. James Catholic School in Savannah  10AM Sunday Jan. 29 2017.

Come see all that St. James Catholic School in Savannah has to offer!

Stay connected & informed about St. James Catholic School by liking them on Facebook here.

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Open House 10AM Sunday Jan. 29 2017

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For more information on this Pre-K through 8th grade school, visit www.stjameschargers.com, call (912) 355-3132, email christinawi@stjameschargers.com

St. James Catholic School, 8412 Whitfield Ave., Savannah, Georgia 31406, www.stjameschargers.com (912) 355-3132, email christinawi@stjameschargers.com .  St. James is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah schools: Savannah Honor Academy has openings in 4th-8th grades for 2017-18

Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Savannah Honor Academy schools middle elementary private

Savannah Honor Academy – where every student is an honor student – now offers a middle school in addition to kindergarten and elementary grades.

The private midtown Savannah school is an independent K-8th grade school with a new middle school. Savannah Honor Academy offers the following features:

  • Small class-size (12 students in each class)
  • Mixed-age classes (K-2nd, 3rd-5th, 6th-8th)
  • Non-religious
  • Private ($695/month or $8340/year with scholarship opportunities)
  • Emphasis on inquiry, exploration, & critical thinking
  • Meaningful assessment
  • Scholarships available
  • An emphasis on inquiry, exploration & critical thinking skills

Savannah Honor Academy is now taking applications for the 2017-18 school year. They have openings in 4th-8th grades and have started a wait list for all other grades.

This school is at 5111 Abercorn St. Savannah, 31405 (2nd floor of JEA Community Center)

Click here for more information.

Connect with Savannah Honor Academy on Facebook here.

Savannah Honor Academy, 5111 Abercorn St.Savannah, 31405 (2nd floor of JEA Community Center) email marlacocalis@yahoo.com, 773-573-7328 www.SavannahHonorAcademy.com, On Twitter here.   On Facebook here. Savannah Honor Academy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Matthew Reardon Center Autism Conference 2017, Feb. 9-10

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

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Are you a teacher for children with autism? Are you the parent of a child with autism? Are you an adult with autism?

Learn more. Registration for The Matthew Reardon Center Autism Conference 2017 in Savannah is NOW OPEN!

The keynote speaker will be John Elder Robison, best-selling author, advocate, and Aspergian. Robison is the author of New York Times Best-Seller, “Look Me in The Eyes.”

Register for the autism conference here. 

The conference will be Feb. 9-10 2017 @ Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm St. Savannah 31401.

Contact information:
Erin Roma
eroma@matthewreardon.org
912-355-9098 ext. 223

About Matthew Reardon Center in Savannah

The Matthew Reardon Center for Autism is committed to improving the lives of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder through their day school, Advance Academy, their advocacy and outreach.

Learn more about the center here. 

The Matthew Reardon Center for Autism, www.matthewreardon.org, 6602 Abercorn Street Suite 200, Savannah, GA 31419, tel: 912-355-9098

STEM classes in Game Design, Robotics @ Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Sylvan Learning Center Robotics Video Game Design STEM

Sylvan Learning of Savannah will offer fun and exciting 5-week science, tech, engineering & math classes that enrich and inspire. Courses begin in February 2017.

Game Design
Mon & Wed. 5-7PM
Starts Feb. 8 2017.

Robotics 102
Tues & Thurs. 5-7PM
Starts Feb. 7 2017.

Robotics 101
Sun. 3-5PM
Starts Feb. 12 2017.

Sylvan Learning of Savannah
340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100
Savannah, Georgia 31406

Learn more here.

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About Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah 

Sylvan Learning of Savannah helps prepare younger students for the critical SRI, MAP & GMAS standardized testing. For older students, Sylvan offers personalized programs to help conquer the ACT or SAT.

MENTION YOU READ ABOUT SYLVAN ON SOUTHERNMAMAS TO RECEIVE A FREE ASSESSMENT. 

Call 912-355-2267 or email dinopapa@sylvan3007.com

Let Sylvan Learning of Savannah help you chart your child’s course for success!

Sylvan Learning of Savannah. On Facebook here, Tel: 912-355-2267, 340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100, Savannah 31406 Sylvan Learning of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Application deadline for Savannah-area charter schools

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Charter Schools Savannah Chatham

Charter Schools in Savannah-Chatham County  

January 2017 is the time to plan for which school you want your child to attend for the 2017-2018 school year. The application process is open for Savannah-Chatham public school choice programs as well as for most Savannah-area charter schools.

Elementary and middle school charter schools in Savannah-Chatham area have a separate application process and different deadlines than Savannah-Chatham County public school choice programs. Contact the charter school of your choice for more detailed information on their application process.

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Savannah-Area Charter School Application Deadlines for 2017-2018 School Year

Oglethorpe Charter School (Middle School, 6th-8th grades) Application process is open. The application can be printed from Oglethorpe Charter School Web site or picked up from the school. Deadline: All applications must be hand-delivered to the school by Jan. 17, 2017

Learn more of what Oglethorpe Charter School has to offer at one of the following enrollment information sessions:
Tues. Jan. 10, 2017 at 5PM
Thurs. Jan. 12, 2017 at 5PM
Tues. Jan. 17, 2017 at 9AM

The 2017-2018 lottery is Jan. 19, 2017 at 9AM. The lottery results will be posted on Oglethorpe Charter School Web site on Jan. 20, 2017 by noon.

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Savannah Classical Academy  (Kindergarten-10th grade. Will expand to a K-12 school by 2019.) Application process is open. Apply online here. Deadline: Feb. 16, 2017.

School Tours

Tours are conducted on Tuesdays, 9-10AM or Thursdays 1-2PM***
Register here for a tour; space is limited. The following dates are available:
Tues. Jan. 31
Thurs. Feb. 9
Tues. Feb. 14

​For questions, email info@scasav.org.

Open House: Jan. 19, 2017.

The 2017-2018 lottery is Feb 24 2017. If your child is accepted, you will receive official notification by Friday, March 10. Enrollment registration deadline is Wed. March 31 2017.

Learn more about the application process here.

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Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School (PreK4-5th grade) Application process opens Mon. Jan. 16, 2017. Apply online here.  Deadline: April 7, 2017 at midnight. 

Guided Tours are every Wednesday @ 10 AM. Advanced registration is required by calling (912) 395-4070.

Open Houses:
Tues. Feb. 7, 2017 @ 6 PM
Sat. Feb. 18, 2017 @ 10AM
Wed. March 8, 2017 @ 6 PM
Wed. March 29, 2017 @ 6 PM

The lottery will be Tues. April 11, 2017 @ 6:30PM

Learn more about the application process here.

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Tybee Island Maritime Academy (Kindergarten-5th grade). Application process is open. Apply online here. Deadline: Feb. 10, 2017. 

The lottery will be Feb. 13, 2017 at 6:30PM. Notifications of acceptance or wait list status will be done during the week of Feb. 13-17, 2017. Registration deadline for those accepted is March 3, 2017.

Learn more about the application process here. 

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More school application info

Interested in applying to Savannah-Chatham public school choice programs (formerly called specialty schools) for 2017-2018? Deadline to do so is Feb. 3 2017. Details here. 

Interested in applying for the free pre-K programs 2017-2018 offered at some Savannah-Chatham public schools? The free pre-K application process starts Feb. 21 2017. Deadline is March 7 2017. Details here. 

Free practice SAT or ACT test & get results the next day @ Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

FREE SAT ACT Practice Test Savannah Sylvan Learning Center Take a practice SAT or ACT on Jan. 16 2017 and get the results the very next day @ Sylvan Learning of Savannah

Mon. Jan. 16
Two sessions, 11AM & 2PM

Sylvan Learning of Savannah
340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100
Savannah, Georgia 31406

Learn more here.

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About Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah 

Sylvan Learning of Savannah helps prepare younger students for the critical SRI, MAP & GMAS standardized testing. For older students, Sylvan offers personalized programs to help conquer the ACT or SAT.

MENTION YOU READ ABOUT SYLVAN ON SOUTHERNMAMAS TO RECEIVE A FREE ASSESSMENT. 

Call 912-355-2267 or email dinopapa@sylvan3007.com

Let Sylvan Learning of Savannah help you chart your child’s course for success!

Sylvan Learning of Savannah. On Facebook here, Tel: 912-355-2267, 340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100, Savannah 31406 Sylvan Learning of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Applications for 2017-18 Savannah-Chatham FREE pre-K available Feb. 21

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

free pre-K programs 2017-18 Savannah public schools

Free, lottery-funded Pre-K for 2017-2018 school year

The free, state-funded Pre-K at some Savannah-Chatham public schools is open to all children who are 4 years old on or before Sept. 1 residing in Chatham County.

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System has 60 Georgia Lottery funded Pre-K classes with additional classes at Coastal Empire Montessori.  See the list of Savannah-Chatham public schools that offer the free Pre-K here.

Pre-K applications for the free, lottery-funded Pre-K programs for 2017-18 at Savannah-Chatham County public schools will be available online here starting Feb. 21 2017 until March 6 2017. Applications & required documents are due March 7 2017. The lottery will be April 4 2017.

The deadline to submit required documents to one of the selected schools is March 7, 2017. Applications cannot be processed without these documents.

This free, state-funded Pre-K is open to all children who are 4 years old on or by Sept. 1. Details here. 

Some Savannah private preschools and childcare facilities also offer the state-funded, free Pre-K program and have different application deadlines. Please contact those facilities for their application deadlines.

FREE entrance to museums on Super Museum Sunday 2017; FREE Georgia Day Parade 2017, Savannah

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Super Museum Sunday 2017 Savannah Georgia Day Parade 2017 FREE admission to museums, historic sites on Super Museum Sunday, Feb. 5 2017.

Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday 2017 is Sun. Feb. 5 when various museums and historical sites in the Savannah area are free and open to the public.

Learn more here. 

Various sites will have free admission on Sunday, February 5th, 2017, from noon – 4PM, unless alternate hours are listed. All Coastal Heritage Society sites – Savannah Children’s Museum, Georgia State Railroad Museum, Fort Jackson, Savannah History Museum – will be open & free.

*Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA
*Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave, Savannah, GA
*Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA
Cost: FREE!

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colonial-faire-lgFREE Colonial Faire and Muster 2017

Saturday & Sunday, 10AM- 4PM Feb 4 & 5 2017
Wormsloe Historic Site, 7601 Skidaway Rd, Savannah  31406.
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free. 912-353-3023. Learn more here. 

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Georgia Day Parade Savannah 2016FREE Georgia Day Parade 2017

Georgia History Festival’s Georgia Day Parade in Forsyth Park, Savannah
Friday February 10, 2017 at 10:45AM
Students & teachers costumed as historical figures march through Savannah’s historic squares during this beloved annual event.

Rain date for this event is Feb. 13, 10:45AM

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Pooler schools: Open House @ Risen Savior Christian Academy

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Pooler private schools Savannah Risen Savior Christian Academy

Come and see all that Risen Savior Christian Academy in Pooler has to offer.

OPEN HOUSE
10AM-NOON Sat. Jan. 28 2017
Meet the teachers~ Learn the curriculum
Tour the Academy~ Enroll your child

NOW ENROLLING
Preschool – ages 2-4
Elementary – K-4th grade (New grade added each year)
*Limited space in each classroom

Risen Savior Christian Academy
1755 Quacco Road
Pooler Ga. 313122
912.925.9431

Learn more: www.risensaviorgeorgia.com

Risen Savior Christian Academy offers preschool for ages 2, 3 and 4 year olds, Kindergarten and Grade 1-4.

Stay connected to Risen Savior Christian Academy by liking their Facebook page here. 

For more information, please call 912.925.9431.

Risen Savior Christian Academy, 1755 Quacco Road, Pooler, Ga. 313122, 912.925.9431 Risen Savior Christian Academy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Math Tutoring: FREE SAT Math Workshops @ Mathnasiums in Savannah, Pooler, Islands, Bluffton

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

mathnasium Savannah Pooler Bluffton SAT math workshops 2017 Mathnasium Math Learning Center is hosting a FREE introduction to SAT Math Workshop in Savannah, Pooler, Islands & Bluffton

The workshop includes:

 How to register for the test
 Know what to expect on test day
 Get acquainted with the organization of the math section
 Learn how the math sections are timed and scored
 Learn special math strategies to improve your score
 Become familiar with the math topics you need to know
 Practice some SAT math questions in a fun environment

Where and when:
Fri Jan 6
4-5.30PM Mathnasium of Savannah Midtown: (next to TJ Maxx) savannahmidtown@mathnasium.com
Sun Jan 8
3.30-5PM Mathnasium of Pooler (Publix center near Seasons of Japan) pooler@mathnasium.com
Fri Jan 13
4-5.30PM Mathnasium of Savannah Islands: (next to Polka Dots) savannahislands@mathnasium.com
Sun Jan 15
3.30-5PM Mathnasium of Bluffton: (near Publix off Buck Island Road) bluffton@mathnasium.com

Spaces are limited, RSVP by email to the center of your choice with the student’s name, grade and
school.

Mathnasium makes math make sense!

Mathnasium is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Open House @ Veritas Academy

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Veritas Academy Savannah Schools Open House Private

Veritas Academy in Savannah offers a distinctive combination of substantive academics, genuine Christ-centered culture, and a format that tangibly engages the family.

Interested? Come find out how Veritas Academy’s classical, Christian, and covenantal education model is right for your children.

Open House
Thurs. Feb. 2 2017, 9-11AM
25 W Oglethorpe Ln
Savannah, GA 31401-3971

Veritas Academy in Savannah is a Classical, Christian, and Covenantal school that unites the academic substance of the classical liberal arts with a Christ-centered education in a family-oriented condensed day format.

Stay connected with Veritas Academy by liking their page on Facebook here. On Twitter @VeritasGryphons. On Instagram here.

Veritas Academy , Pre-K through 12th grade,  25 W. Oglethorpe Lane., Savannah 31401, 912-238-1222,  email info@veritassavannah.org www.VeritasSavannah.org Veritas Academy is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Group Spanish Lessons for Children in Savannah

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Spanish lessons classes Savannah for kids children youth

PlaySpanish in Savannah offers group Spanish classes for kids ages 1-10.

Learn more & meet the teacher, Ms. Jennifer, at a free Open House Jan. 6 @ Ms. Amy’s School of Music, 4-6PM @ Ms. Amy’s School of Music, 2305 Habersham, Savannah.

Open to the public. Learn more about the group immersion classes & get info for forming your own group Spanish class for kids if you can’t do the regularly scheduled classes.

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New PlaySpanish group Spanish immersion classes in Savannah start Jan. 7 2017 for children ages 1-10. Learn more about those group classes here. 

Visit PlaySpanish Facebook page HERE for FREE Spanish learning resources for kids.

PlaySpanish is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Open Houses @ St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

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St. Peter the Apostle School in Savannah has two chances for you to come tour their Wilmington Island Campus.

The beautiful 10-acre campus includes a Lower School, Middle School, two gymnasiums, football field, practice field, and a state-of-the-art playground.

St. Peter’s offers full day faith-based instruction for students from three years old through 8th grade.

Following the traditions of the Sisters of Mercy, the school educates through a strong academic program and instills in its students a spirit of mercy, justice and loving concern.

Open Houses

Come see all that St. Peter’s has to offer at these open house for prospective families:
Sun. Jan. 29, 10AM- 1PM
Thurs. March 2, 5:30-7:30PM

This will be an opportunity to meet and greet teachers, tour the school facilities, and get to experience all that the Saint Peter’s community has to offer.

Learn more here.

Scheduling a Campus Tour

A guided tour around the school campus with a staff member can be arranged by calling the school office at 912-897-5224.

Scheduling a Campus Visit

Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic School welcomes your student to come and “shadow” another student for the day. Your student will attend classes and see what it would be like to be a part of the St. Peter’s family. Please call the school office at 912-897-5224 to arrange a date for your student shadow.

Location

The school is easily accessible from Whitemarsh Island, the Truman Parkway, mid-town Savannah and Tybee Island. We are located just off Highway 80 East (Victory Drive), not far from Thunderbolt.

St. Peter the Apostle School
7020 Concord Rd.
Savannah, GA 31410
Phone: 912-897-5224
Fax: 912-897-0801

For more information, visit www.school.saintpetertheapostle.com

St. Peter the Apostle School, www.school.saintpetertheapostle.com,  7020 Concord Rd., Savannah, 31410, 912-897-5224,  On Facebook here. On Twitter here. St. Peter the Apostle School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Savannah tutoring deal: Sylvan offers standardized testing prep

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Math Tutoring Savannah

Sylvan Learning of Savannah helps prepare younger students for the critical SRI, MAP & GMAS standardized testing. For older students, Sylvan offers personalized programs to help conquer the ACT or SAT.

MENTION YOU READ ABOUT SYLVAN ON SOUTHERNMAMAS TO RECEIVE A FREE ASSESSMENT. 

Call 912-355-2267 or email dinopapa@sylvan3007.com

Let Sylvan Learning of Savannah help you chart your child’s course for success!

Sylvan Learning of Savannah. On Facebook here, Tel: 912-355-2267, 340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100, Savannah 31406 Sylvan Learning of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Registration now open for Savannah Night at the Museum 2017

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Night at the Museum 2017 Savannah History Museum

Registration is now open for Night at the Museum 2017 @ Savannah History Museum happening Sat. Jan. 21 at 3:30PM, 5PM & 6:30PM.

Explore the museum, interact with historical characters in many of Savannah History Museum’s lively exhibits and catch one of the screenings of Night at the Museum 3: The Secret of the Tomb (rated PG) in Savannah History Museum’s theater.

Click here to select your time slot and experience Savannah History Museum’s Night At The Museum event.

Tickets: $12 for adults and children (18 mos. & older).

Train as a Museum Night Guard
One of the most important jobs in a museum is the night guard. Join our exclusive training program and become an honorary Savannah History Museum Night Guard. Don’t miss this special opportunity!

Watch Night at the Museum
Event participants will also have two opportunities to view “Night at the Museum 3: Secret of the Tomb” (PG) in Savannah History Museum’s theater at 1:30PM and 7PM. The 98-minute film screening is optional and seating is first come, first served.

Exhibits Come To Life
Interact with characters from Savannah History Museum’s exhibits as the historical figures appear to magically come to life. This year’s characters include: Juliette Gordon Low, Johnny Mercer, Forrest Gump, a Central of Georgia Railroad worker, a Revolutionary War soldier and more!

Register here. 
Contact Sara Boon with questions: (912) 651-6840 x 302, or sboon@chsgeorgia.org.

Coastal Heritage Society is SouthernMamas.com advertiser Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah, GA  31401  www.chsgeorgia.org