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Savannah schools: Savannah Christian Preparatory School receives 3 educational accolades

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Savannah Christian Preparatory School Savannah private schools

Savannah Christian Preparatory School has a lot to celebrate.

The private,  non-denominational PK-12 college prep Christian school was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2011, 2014 & 2017 & named Best Private School in Savannah Magazine in 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2017.

SCPS teacher Tracy Brown was named Georgia’s 2017 Teacher of the Year.

If all that good news inspires you to want to learn more about Savannah Christian Preparatory School, come to one of the school’s Welcome Home Wednesday open houses.

Register for a Welcome Home Wednesday open house online here.  Or email Debbie Fairbanks, Director of Admissions at dfairbanks@savcps.com or call the admissions’ office at 912.721.2114.

Welcome Home Wednesday open houses begin at 9:30AM and will last between 60-90 minutes. The open house starts at the admissions’ office, which is the first building on the left on the Chatham Parkway campus.

What can you expect at a Welcome Home Wednesday?  Parents can expect a brief school overview followed by a tour with personal interaction with teachers, administrators, and students.  If a Welcome Home Wednesday event date is not convenient, please schedule a personal meeting and tour for you when you are available.

Learn more here. 

Welcome Home Wednesday Open Houses 
9:30AM @ Savannah Christian Preparatory School
Jan. 10 2018
Jan. 24 2018
Feb. 14 2018

Savannah Christian Preparatory School,  (912) 234-1653, www.savcps.com, On Facebook hereOn Twitter here.  Follow SCPS on Instagram at savannahchristianprep   Savannah Christian Preparatory School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

 

(Savannah schools 2017) PreK-Kindergarten Open House @ Blessed Sacrament School

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Savannah private schools Blessed Sacrament open house Kindergarten

If you have a little one preparing for PreK or Kindergarten, please join Blessed Sacrament School in Savannah for the school’s Cookin’ Up PreK-Kindergarten Round-Up – Rolling out the Future at BSS.

The informative event will be Dec. 7, 9AM to 10:30AM or by appointment.

Please R.S.V.P by calling the school office (912) 356-6987.

Learn more about Blessed Sacrament – a pre-K through 8th grade 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) St. Andrew’s Kindergarten Open House for Prospective Families

Friday, November 10th, 2017

St. Andrew's Kindergarten Open House 2017 Savannah schools

St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Island invites prospective families to the Kindergarten Open House, Wed. Nov. 29 2017, 9AM.

BEGINNINGS MATTER.
Kindergarten at St. Andrew’s School includes
Spanish • Art • Music • PE • STEAM Lab
One to One Technology • Small Group Instruction

Learn more: Kindergarten Open House, Wed. Nov. 29, 9-10AM

St. Andrew’s School
601 Penn Waller Rd
Savannah, GA 31410

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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.

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 Kindergarten Open House 2017 St. Andrew's

Mommy & Me program for crawlers to age 4 @ Crowned Elite Athletics, Savannah

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Mommy & Me Savannah

Crowned Elite Athletics offers a variety of classes including tumbling, cheerleading, stunting, private, and All-Stars classes at their Savannah gym.

Mommy & Me is great program is designed for crawlers to age 4.

This is a “free play” environment where children can work on motor control, burn off energy, and give moms a change to connect with other moms. This gym has plenty of toys, soft obstacles, and equipment to keep your little ones engaged and moving.

Mommy & Me
MON, WED, FRI 10:30AM-Noon
Drop In $7 or 8 Sessions for $50
Second child is FREE

Learn more or register here.

Crowned Elite Athletics, (912) 308-5719, crownedeliteathletics.com, 202 Bourne Blvd, Suite 160 Savannah, GA 31408, Crowned Elite Athletics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Events for toddlers, babies in Savannah: Kindermusik playdates

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Kindermusik Savannah Mommy & Me Toddler activities

Join Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano this month in celebrating Thankful for My Family!

Get ready to give a big hug to your mom, dad, sister, brother, uncle, aunt, cousin, grandpa, grandma, nanny, or good friend! Here in Kindermusik, we’re all part of one big musical family, and our favorite way to express that gratitude is through the gift of music. So who are YOU thankful for? Come join Kindermusik Savannah.

After class, your child will get to take home an instrument, 10 songs, and a $10 coupon for our weekly studio classes.

This playdate will be held three times, so just pick the date that you prefer:

Sat. Nov. 11, 10AM
Thurs. Nov. 16, 10AM
Sat. Nov. 18,  10AM

Playdates are open to children ages 0-7 and their caregivers.

Cost: $15 for your first child; $5 each for siblings.

Spaces in each playdate are limited and tend to fill fast, so enroll online now and save your family’s spots!

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Winter 2017 Classes, Workshops, Homeschool Meet-Ups @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe, Savannah

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Saturday Art Kids Workshops Savannah Henny Penny Art Space Cafe

Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe in Savannah is knocking it out of the park – or, studio – this Winter 2017 with loads of fun weekly classes, fun open studio themes, Saturday workshops & homeschool meetups – for all ages.

New programs to get exited about: Pretend Play on Mondays, 1-4PM & Homeschool Meet Up on Wednesdays, 2-4PM.

See all the Nov/Dec. 2017 Henny Penny classes, the homeschool meet-up schedule & Saturday workshops here. 

For the special Saturday workshops below, please register your child in advance as space is limited. Pre-register at thescribbleartstudio.com.

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Homeschool meet-up Savannah Henny Penny art classes

Homeschool Meet Ups

Homeschool Meet Up at Henny Penny Art Space and Café. Each week, Henny Penny will offer an artist inspired art project. No registration required, just show up. 2-4PM Wednesdays. Different theme each week. See the schedule here. 

Homeschool Meet Up
2-4PM Wednesdays | $7; $5 for siblings
Weekly art project inspired by famous artists! No pre-registration required, just show up!
Dec. 6, Van Gogh
Dec. 13, Clay Birds
Dec. 20, Nancy Wolff Kokka
Dec. 27, Paul Klee

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Weekday Classes

All Ages

Ms. Jami’s Storytime Art
Mondays, 10:30am-12:30pm | $5

Pretend Play
Mondays, 1pm-4pm | $7
Join us for dress up fun! Each week we’ll make something new and exciting to fuel kids love for creative play! Ages 3 and under might need parental assistance.

Play Doh Play Dates
Tues. & Thurs., 10am-4pm | $5
Cookie cutters, rolling pins, we’ve got everything to make wonderful play doh creations in our “mini” kitchen.

Mommy & Me Craft Mornings Henny Penny Cafe Savannah

Mommy & Me Crafty Mornings
Wednesdays, 10AM-Noon | All Ages | $5
Dec. 6, Tree Ornament
Dec. 13, Gingerbread House
Dec. 20, Snowman Snow Globes
Dec. 27,New Year Fireworks Art

Homeschool Meet Up
Wednesdays, 2pm-4pm | $7; $5 for siblings
Join us for a weekly art project inspired by famous artists! No pre-registration required, just show up.

Adult Crafting Savannah Henny Penny Cafe Savannah

Adult Crafting
Thursdays, 1-4pm | $10
Nov. 30, changed to Fairy Mobiles
Dec. 7, Holiday Garland Part I
Dec. 14, Holiday Garland Part II
Dec. 21, Tiny Trees for your Table
Dec. 28, Peg Doll Cake Toppers

Petite Picassos!
Fridays, 10am-4pm | All Ages | $5
Kids paint at their very own “petite” sized easels! Sit back and relax with a coffee, we’ll provide your little artist with everything needed to make their own masterpiece.

Calling All Animal Lovers
Saturdays, 9am-5pm | All Ages | $5
Paint a different animal on canvas each week.

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Open Studio

All Ages

Kids love to create. Henny Penny loves to help, providing a variety of art materials for your child to make something uniquely special.

Monday thru Friday, 10AM-4PM | Cost: $5
Saturdays, 9AM-5PM | Cost: $5
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Special Saturday Workshops

All Ages • 3-4pm • $20. Please register your child in advance as space is limited. Pre-register at thescribbleartstudio.com

See the schedule in the top image above. 

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About Henny Penny 

Henny Penny is located at 1514 Bull St. Savannah.

Nestled just blocks from Forsyth Park, Henny Penny Art Space and Cafe also provides custom-designed arts and crafts kits for all ages, workshops, classes, and is available for booking birthday parties.

Foxy Loxy Cafe & Scribble Art Studio opened Henny Penny earlier this year.

Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Savannah schools: Open House @ St. James Catholic School

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Savannah schools St James Catholic School preK

You’re invited to an Open House at St. James Catholic School in Savannah  9:30AM Tues. Nov. 7 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 9:30AM Tues. Nov. 7 2017

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

St. James Catholic School
8412 Whitfield Ave.
Savannah GA 31406

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

Things to do with toddlers in Savannah: Mommy & Me Playdates @ Savannah Sharks gym

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Savannah Sharks toddler gym Mommy Me playdates

Mommy & Me play dates are offered three days a week @ Savannah Sharks. 

Play dates @ this gym are every Monday, Tuesday & Friday 10:30AM-Noon. Attend just one day or all three.

For crawlers to age 4.

These “play dates” are an unstructured play time with our toys,swings,slides,bouncy house and more. It is great way to get your child out the house and around other children in a safe and fun environment.

An adult is required to be present to supervise your child at all times as supervision is not provided.

$8 per session or $65 for a punch card including 10 sessions.

Siblings are free.

Learn more here. 

Savannah Sharks gym
1686 E. President St
Savannah GA 31404
(912) 335-2234
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Date Night

Need a childfree night out?

Savannah Sharks often offers Open Gym, Fridays 5:30-7:30PM. For ages 7+ . Cost: $10 per child. Call  (912) 335-2234.

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Savannah Sharks Children’s Birthday Parties

Have your child’s next birthday at Savannah Sharks gym.

Book your party online here. 

Stay connected by liking Savannah Sharks on Facebook here. 

Savannah Sharks Cheerleading and Tumbling, (912) 335-2234, 1686 E President St, Savannah, GA 31404
email savsharks@gmail.com Savannah Sharks is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Fall 2017 School Open House Season in Savannah (Schools, PreK)

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Savannah school open houses Savannah school tours: Savannah school open house season is under way, for those of you school searching. Upcoming Savannah open houses include:

* St. Andrew’s School open house, 9AM Thurs. Nov. 2.
* St. James Catholic School open house, 9:30AM Tues, Nov. 7
* The Habersham School Early Childhood (Pre-K3 – 1st) open house, 9AM Fri. Nov. 10.
* Calvary Day School open house, 2-4PM Sun. Nov. 12.
* Benedictine Military School open house, 2PM, Sun. Nov. 12.
* Veritas Academy PreK-2nd Grade Open House, 9-11AM Thurs. Nov. 16.
* Hancock Day School, Admissions Previews: 9:15AM Wed. Nov. 15; 9:15AM Wed. Dec. 6; 9:15AM; Thurs. Jan. 11 2018.
* Saint Peter the Apostle open house, 5:30-7:30PM, Tues. Nov. 28.
* Blessed Sacrament School open houses: 9-10:30AM Thurs. Dec. 7; 11AM-2PM Sun. Jan. 28 2018.

Details on all of the above here. 

Savannah schools: PreK-2nd Grade Open House 2017 @ Veritas Academy

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Savannah schools Veritas Academy Open House 2017

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. During this open house you will get a chance to:
-Tour the campus
-Sit in and experience the classroom atmosphere
-Have a Q & A session with the Headmaster
-Receive curriculum & admissions information

Veritas Academy Open House 2017 for PreK-2nd Grade
Thurs. Nov. 16 2017, 9AM-11AM
25 W Oglethorpe Ln
Savannah, GA 31401-3971

Stay connected with Veritas Academy by liking their page on Facebook here.  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

Savannah schools: Admissions Preview @ Hancock Day School

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Savannah schools Hancock Day School private pre-K

Are you interested in applying to Hancock Day School in Savannah ?

Then you’re invited to attend one of Hancock’s Admission Previews so you can see first hand the experience Hancock offers.

Hancock Day School in Savannah develops the whole student by instilling values, knowledge and skills to become as an independent, self-reliant, lifelong learning with strength of character to make positive contributions in our ever-changing world.

Hancock offers grades Pre-K through 8th grade.

Admissions Previews 

Wed. Nov. 15 2017, 9:15AM
Wed. Dec. 6 2017, 9:15AM
Thurs. Jan. 11 2018, 9:15AM

Hancock Day School
6600 Howard Foss Dr.
Savannah, GA 31406
912.351.4500

Hancock Day School, www.hancockdayschool.org, 6600 Howard Foss Drive, Savannah, 31406 tel. 912-351-4500 On Facebook here. On Twitter here. Hancock Day School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

Things to do with toddlers in Savannah: Kindermusik musical classes

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Kindmusik Savannah toddlers events activities

Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano has two more monthly musical play dates remaining in October. The theme is “Paws and Claws.” Children are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal to class!

Class is open to ages 0-7 and their caregivers and will be Thurs. Oct. 26 & Sat. Oct. 28 2017 at 10AM. Enroll online at kindermusikwith88keys.com.

Also, join Kindermusik Savannah for ongoing weekly Kindermusik classes every Monday and Tuesday morning- first intro weekly class is free! Text “”FREECLASS” to 912-432-5885 for instant info.

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Savannah schools: Open House @ Blessed Sacrament School

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Savannah schools Blessed Sacrament open house

Find out all that Blessed Sacrament School in Savannah has to offer.

Come to one of the upcoming open houses at this pre-K through 8th grade school. See Blessed Sacrament’s new, state of the art science lab, art room, media center, music center, new lecture hall and new gym!

Open Houses @ Blessed Sacrament School
PreK-K Round-Up Thurs. Dec. 7 2017, 9AM-10:30AM
Sun. Jan. 28 2018, 11AM-2PM

BSS has what your child needs to go confidently into the future.

Visit www.bss-savannah.org. Email for more information: info@bss-savannah.org or call 912-356-6987.

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 at Calvary Day School

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Calvary Day School Savannah private schools

You & your family are invited to get a first-hand glimpse of all the amazing opportunities available for students in Pre-K through 12th grade @ Calvary Day School in Savannah.

Calvary Day School open houses are the perfect chance to see what today’s learners are doing to become tomorrow’s leaders.

Learn more here

Open Houses @ Calvary Day School, 4625 Waters Ave, Savannah
Sun. Nov 12, 2-4PM
Wilder Chapel

Sun. Jan 21 2018, 2-4PM
Wilder Chapel

Sun. Feb 11 2018, 2-4PM
Wilder Chapel

Sun. Mar 25, 2-4PM
Wilder Chapel

Sun. April 8, 2-4PM
Wilder Chapel

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Private Tours

Private tours are also available throughout the school year from 9AM-2PM. To schedule your private tour, call Calvary admissions department at (912) 351-2299 or email admissions@calvarydayschool.com to schedule your tour.

To learn more about Calvary Day School, visit their website at www.calvarydayschool.com.

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Calvary Day School, 4625 Waters Ave., Savannah 31404, Lower School tel: 912-351-2299; Upper School tel: 912-644-5080 email admissions@calvarydayschool.com
www.calvarydayschool.com On Facebook here. On Twitter here.  Follow Calvary Day School on Instagram here.  Calvary Day School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Kindermusik Savannah October 2017 musical playdates for ages 0-7

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Kindermusik Savannah toddlers preschoolers musical playdates Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano presents its October musical playdates for ages 0-7.

Cuddle up with your favorite pet. It’s time for Paws and Claws! You will take an imaginary trip to the Kindermusik pet shop, where you’ll make friends with dogs, cats, birds, fish, and you just never know what else. There’s nothing like music to help us express our affection for those lovable animals in our lives. ​Children are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal along to class.

What’s more: Your child will take home an instrument, 10 songs, and a $10 coupon for our weekly studio classes.

This playdate will be held three times during October 2017.

Sat. Oct. 21 @ 10AM
Thurs. Oct. 26 @ 10AM
Sat. Oct 28 @ 10AM

Playdates are open to children ages 0-7 and their caregivers. Cost is $15 for your first child, and $5 each for siblings.

Spaces in each playdate are limited and tend to fill fast, so enroll now and save your family’s spots. Call 912-988-KEYS; text 912-432-5885 or email info@kindermusikwith88keys.com.

Kindermusik Savannah, kindermusikwith88keys.com,  email music@kindermusikwith88keys.com or info@kindermusikwith88keys.com, 912.988.KEYS (5397) Kindermusik is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Savannah schools: Open House @ St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is.

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

St. Andrew's School Savannah Open Houses 2016

Come see St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Island in action @ an open house 9AM Thurs. Oct. 5 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
Nov. 2
Dec. 7
Jan. 4
Feb. 1
March 1

Schedule a tour.

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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.

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.