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Applications available Feb. 21 for free, lottery-funded Pre-K for 2017-18

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Pre-K registration lottery application Savannah Chatham County Free, lottery-funded Pre-K for 2017-2018 school year

This 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. 

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Pre-K Registration YMCA 2017-18 Savannah private

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

The YMCA Pre-K program in Savannah, Effingham County & the Golden Isles FREE Georgia Pre-K program registration for 2017-18 opened on February 15 2017. Spaces are first come, first serve for the 2017-2018 school year.

Students must be age 4 by September 1, 2017 to be eligible for this free Pre-K.

Pre-K is available at the following Y locations: Effingham YMCA, Golden Isles YMCA, Habersham YMCA and West Chatham YMCA.

Learn more here. 

YMCA of Coastal Georgia is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah Schools: Open House @ St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Savannah schools St. Peter the Apostle School Wilmington Island School searching for 2017-18?

Come to an open house Thurs. March 2 2017 to see all that St. Peter the Apostle School on Wilmington Island in Savannah has to offer.

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
Thurs. March 2 2017: 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.

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 math tutoring: Discount on math programs @ Sylvan Learning Center of Savannah

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Sylvan Tutoring Math Robotics Savannah

Sylvan Learning of Savannah is offering all math programs for just $25 per hour for those who enroll & pay by March 31 2017. That special includes M.A.P (Measures of Academic Progress).

Sylvan’s math and algebra skill practice programs help students build the critical skills needed to master today’s math and skills yet to come, while having a blast. Sylvan boosts computation, problem solving, accuracy, confidence and a love for math.

Sylvan Learning of Savannah
340 Eisenhower Dr, Ste 100
Savannah, Georgia 31406
912-355-2267

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 

Georgia Pre-K 2017-18: Registration for free YMCA Pre-K program in Savannah, Effingham, Golden Isles

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Pre-K Registration YMCA 2017-18 Savannah private

 

The YMCA Pre-K program in Savannah, Effingham County & the Golden Isles is helping our littlest students build bright futures!

The YMCA’s FREE Georgia Pre-K program registration for 2017-18 opens on February 15 2017. Spaces are first come, first serve for the 2017-2018 school year.

Students must be age 4 by September 1, 2017 to be eligible for this free Pre-K.

Pre-K is available at the following Y locations: Effingham YMCA, Golden Isles YMCA, Habersham YMCA and West Chatham YMCA.

The YMCA can’t wait to help your child learn, grow and thrive at the Y!

Learn more here. 

YMCA of Coastal Georgia is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Going beyond the classroom @ St. Andrew’s School

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Savannah schools St. Andrew's School GOING BEYOND THE CLASSROOM @ St. Andrew’s School, Savannah.

Since receiving a grant this fall from the Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB), St. Andrew’s relationship with the organization continues to grow.

Today Fri. Feb. 10, GFB manager Debra Gibson introduced the school’s first graders to some baby chicks. The young students prepared questions about chickens and farm life, in general. The highlight was learning to properly hold the baby chicks.

About St. Andrew’s

St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for Pre-K3 through Grade 12 located on Wilmington Island, Savannah.

The independent school offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and has been recognized
for the past five years as an Apple Distinguished School. St. Andrew’s School was named best Savannah private school in Savannah Magazine in 2016.

NEW: Beginning in Fall 2017, St. Andrew’s offers FREE A.M. bus service with centralized pick up locations in Sandfly and on Skidaway Island.

For more information, visit saslions.com

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941, www.saintschool.com , email admission@saintschool.com  On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah Spring Break Camps 2017: Robotics, Math @ Sylvan Learning

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Spring Break Camps Savannah Sylvan Learning Center

Sylvan Learning of Savannah will offer Spring Break 2017 camp March 20-24.

Robotics will be offered 9AM-Noon or 1-4PM. Add two hours of math to any session of Robotics for a full day camp.

Lunch served noon-1PM each day.

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

Learn more here. 

SOUTHERNMAMAS.COM DISCOUNT

Our SouthernMamas.com readers can use promo code: “SM15”  to receive a $15 discount off the overall cost of Robotics Camp, which is $199.

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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 

Spend night in Ga’s oldest brick fort @ Old Fort Jackson Family Campover 2017, Savannah

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Old Fort Jackson Campover sleepover Coastal Heritage Society Savannah

Spend the night in Georgia’s oldest brick fort and experience history firsthand.

Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 “Old Fort Jackson Family Campover,” the annual event for families to experience history firsthand in a 207-year-old National Landmark. Purchase tickets online here.

The campoover will be Friday, March 3 at 5PM through Saturday, March 4 at 9AM at Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA 31404.

During the event children will train as soldiers from the American Revolution and participate in a reenactment of the 1778 Battle of Savannah. Adults will have the opportunity to train as Civil War soldiers and learn the drill for the 12 lb. howitzer, our historic cannon, and fire the weapon.

Tent setup will begin at 5PM. Dinner will be served at 6:15PM followed by fun military activities. The night will end with smores, historic songs and games. The next morning campers will rise, pack up their gear, enjoy breakfast and participate in the event closing ceremonies.

Preregistration and prepayment are required and tickets are $55 for children ages 6 to 15 years of age. Tickets are $35 for adults 16 years of age and older, with an optional black powder demonstration add-on costing $50.

Event tickets can be purchased here. Registration closes on Wednesday, March 1 and space is limited.

Old Fort Jackson Family Campover 2017
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404

Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Free games Sunday @ Mathnasium of Savannah Islands

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Free games afternoon Mathnasium Savannah Islands

FREE games afternoon is this Sunday Feb 12, 4-5.30PM.

Open to all students in 1st grade and older.

RSVP via email to savannahislands@mathnasium.com with the student’s name and grade by Sat. Feb. 11.

Mathnasium of Savannah Islands 
107 Charlotte Road, Savannah 31410
912-898-3700
(Whitemarsh Isl next to Polka Dots)

Mathnasium is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Tour Blessed Sacrament Catholic School

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Blessed Sacrament Savannah Catholic School

School searching in Savannah? Visit Blessed Sacrament Catholic School in Savannah.

Please call or email Mrs. Willoughby in the Blessed Sacrament school office to schedule your personal tour TODAY! (912) 356-6987 or hwilloughby@bss-savannah.org

Blessed Sacrament is a pre-K through 8th grade school that was founded in 1939.

Learn more about Blessed Sacrament School here.

Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, www.bss-savannah.org, 1003 E. Victory Drive, Savannah 31405. On Facebook here 912-356-6987. Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Savannah Schools: Open Houses @ Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School

Monday, January 30th, 2017

Savannah Schools Coastal Empire Montessori

Come see all the Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School has to offer.

Attend an open house or guided tour of this PreK4-5th grade public charter school.

Guided tours are every Wednesday at 10AM. Advance registration required by calling 912.395.4070.

2017 Open Houses

Tues. Feb. 7, 6PM
Sat. Feb. 18, 10AM
Wed. March 8, 6PM
Wed. March 29, 6PM

Applications for the 2017-18 school year are being accepted now. Deadline to apply: April 7, 2017 at midnight. 

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

Learn more about the application process here.

Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School
301 Buckhalter Road
Savannah, GA 31405

Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School, cemco.org,  (912) 395-4070, cemcssav@gmail.com  On Facebook here. Coastal Empire Montessori is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Open House @ Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, Jan. 29

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Savannah schools Blessed Sacrament elementary school

School searching in Savannah? Come see all that Blessed Sacrament Catholic School in Savannah has to offer at an open house this Sunday Jan. 29, 11AM-2PM. Call 912-356-6987 for details.

Blessed Sacrament is a pre-K through 8th grade school that was founded in 1939.

Open House
Sun. Jan. 29 2017, 11AM-2PM
1003 E. Victory Drive
Savannah, 31405

Learn more about Blessed Sacrament School here.

Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, www.bss-savannah.org, 1003 E. Victory Drive, Savannah 31405. On Facebook here 912-356-6987. Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Savannah schools: Open House @ St. Andrew’s School, Feb. 2

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Savannah schools St. Andrew's Wilmington Island

Come see St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Island in action @ an open house 9AM Thurs. Feb. 2 2017.

Call to make a reservation 912-897-4941 ext. 452

St. Andrew’s School Open Houses 2017 for Prospective Families
9AM on first Thursday of each month
601 Penn Waller Road, Savannah, GA, 31410
Call 897.4941, x. 452 for more information or to reserve a spot

Open Houses
1st Thursday of every month at 9AM
Feb. 2
March 2
April 6
Call to make a reservation 912-897-4941 ext. 452

St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for Pre-K3 through Grade 12 located on Wilmington Island, Savannah.

The independent school offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and has been recognized
for the past five years as an Apple Distinguished School. St. Andrew’s School was named best Savannah private school in Savannah Magazine in 2016.

For more information, visit saslions.com

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941, www.saintschool.com , email admission@saintschool.com  On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah Schools: Open House @ St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

 

Savannah schools Saint Peter Apostle Wilmington Island

Come to an open house Thurs. March 2 2017 to see all that St. Peter the Apostle School on Wilmington Island in Savannah has to offer.

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
Thurs. March 2 2017: 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.

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. 

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 student/$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