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Pre-K Openings @ Calvary Day School in Savannah for 2016-17

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

pre-K Calvary Day School Savannah Calvary Day School in Savannah  has Pre-K Openings for the 2016-17 school year.

About Calvary Day School

The mission at Calvary Day School is to provide a Christ-centered educational experience for grades Pre-K to 12 through thedevelopment of the total student spiritually, academically, socially, and physically.

Private tours of the school are available. To schedule your private tour select “Private Tour” from the drop down menu here. Calvary will contact you shortly 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 

St. Andrew’s School in Savannah named one of the top challenging U.S. high schools

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Private schools in Savannah

St. Andrew’s School – a private school on Wilmington Is. in Savannah – recently received recognition as one of the most challenging high schools in the nation. This marks the fifth year in a row for the Savannah private school to receive the honor.

The Washington Post’s Jay Mathews has been ranking the most challenging schools in the country for 18 years.

“I’m thrilled that St. Andrew’s is again being recognized for one of our distinguishing characteristics–that we provide a challenging curriculum to all of our students while giving them the individual attention and supportive environment they need to help them meet that challenge,” said Mark Toth, Head of School.

St. Andrew’s ranks No.2 for the entire state of Georgia and No. 92 for the nation as one of the most challenging high schools.

Savannah Arts Academy was also included on the list & ranked No. 6 statewide and at No. 195 nationwide.

See the Post’s most challenging schools list by clicking here.

St. Andrew’s is an independent International Baccalaureate World School in Savannah, Ga. For more information on the Pre-K 3 through Grade 12 school, visit www.saintschool.com or call 897.4941.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Road, Savannah, 31410, www.saintschool.com  St. Andrew’s School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Academic arts, Athletic & Recreation Summer Camps @ Calvary Day School, Savannah

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Calvary Summer Camp Savannah 2016The Summer Academy at Calvary Day School in Savannah will be back again this summer for its 41st year.

The mission of Calvary’s summer camp is to provide each child with a fun, Christ-centered experience through activities that allow them to grow physically, emotionally & spiritually.

Camps offered at this conveniently located Savannah camp include:
+athletic camps (volleyball, basketball, football)
+recreation camp for entering pre-K thru 8th grade
+academic arts camp (art, drama, music) for rising kindergarten thru 8th grade

Sign up your child for a summer of adventure & discovery. Register here.

New exciting changes to Calvary summer camp this year include:
– Online Registration & Online Payment options here.
– Three separate groups this year (last year the camp had two). The groups will be divided into Pre K4- 1st grade, 2nd- 4th grade, 5th-8th grade. This new experience will be beneficial for everyone & will allow more age appropriate games, movies, field trips and activities throughout the summer.
– More than 45 staff members. All age 18 & older.

Please click here to see all of the many wonderful offerings Calvary Summer Camp 2016 has as well as daily and weekly schedules, lunch menus, etc.

Calvary Summer Academy, 4625 Waters Ave., Savannah, Ga. 31405, 912.655.1108 Email plee@calvarydayschool.com Calvary Day School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Open Preschool Enrollment & Summer 2016 Program @ The Children’s School @ St. John’s Church, Savannah

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

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The Children’s School @ St. John’s Church in Savannah is now accepting applications for the 2016-17 school year for children ages 12 months through 5 years.

The Children’s School is a non-profit organization dedicated to the social,
spiritual and intellectual needs of young children.

  • 2, 3, and 5-day week programs, 9AM – 1PM
  • Nurturing professional teaching staff
  • Bright, spacious classrooms with latest learning aids and equipment
  • Individualized lessons to reach the needs of each student
  • Weekly chapel, music, art, and science programs provided for all ages
  • Summer Programs Offered

School’s Philosophy

The school is committed to providing a Christian environment for young children. The Children’s School teachers  believe that each child should develop spiritually, intellectually, physically, and emotionally in order to be a well-rounded individual. The primary goal of the school is to develop children who are confident, motivated, creative, and eager to learn.

School’s Curriculum

The curriculum is designed to develop a foundation for future learning. The program recognizes the individual growth and development of each child and provides stimulating and challenging activities that enhance gross and fine motor skills. The Children’s School strives to create an atmosphere of excitement for learning in a carefully structured, yet relaxed and safe environment. Chapel, music, art, science and physical education are a part of the program each week. Social skills are emphasized throughout the program.

For more information, please call the school at 912.232.1225 or visit
www.stjohnspreschool.org. On Facebook here.

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The Children’s School at St. John’s Summer 2016 Program Schedule

M-F
2-6 years of age

Summer Registration Fee $25 (includes all sessions)

June School
June 6-July 1
Weekly Rate:$125
Full Session:$450

July School
July 11-29
Weekly Rate:$125
Full Session:$350

August School
August 1-19
Weekly Rate:$125
Full Session:$350

Each week the instructors will introduce an exciting new theme.
Daily schedule will include a theme related craft, lesson, circle time story and gross motor activity as well as outside play.

For more information, please contact the school 912.232.1225 or email childrensschool@stjohnssav.org

The Children’s School, 27 W Charlton St. Savannah, 31401
(912) 232-1225, email childrensschool@stjohnssav.org, www.stjohnspreschool.org, On Facebook here The Children’s School at St. John’s Church is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

St. Andrew’s School Day & Specialty Summer Camps 2016 on Wilmington Is., Savannah

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Summer Camps Savannah Wilmington Island St. Andrew's School

Come join St. Andrew’s School for a summer of fun, excitement, and learning at St. Andrew’s School Summer Camp on Wilmington Island in Savannah.

See all the summer camps 2016 offered at St. Andrew’s School here. 

Experience A World Away On Wilmington Island.
June 6 – July 29, 2016

DAY CAMP

For rising Pre-K 3 through Grade 6

A great way to spend a day, a week or a month this summer. It’s
a creative summer of fun. Art, field trips, sports, crafts, music & more daily from 9AM- 4PM

WEEKLY SPECIALTY CAMPS

For all Ages
New Offerings Include: 3D Game Design • 3D Character Animation
Outdoor Exploration • CR8TIVE Camp

Register here

St. Andrew’s camps are led by teachers, community leaders & highly qualified counselors with a passion for working with young people & helping them learn & develop skills.

More about St. Andrew’s School

St. Andrew’s is an independent, International Baccalaureate World School in Savannah, Georgia. For more information on the private Pre-K through Grade 12 school, visit www.saintschool.com

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Road, Savannah, 31410, www.saintschool.com St. Andrew’s School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Calvary Day School announces new Lower School Principal

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

 

Calvary Day School Savannah After weeks of reviewing resumes and interviewing candidates, the Calvary Day School hiring committee voted unanimously to hire a seasoned teacher with exceptional leadership experience and a passion for fostering the growth of elementary children.

Meet Marianne Chase, Calvary’s new lower school principal.

Chase was chosen among several excellent candidates from schools around the world. Ultimately the best candidate came from within the Calvary family. Chase is one of Calvary’s current Kindergarten teachers.

She now will be the next leader to guide the continued growth and development of Calvary’s elementary children and challenge Calvary’s staff to ever-higher heights.

Learn more about Calvary Day School’s new lower school principal here.

About Calvary Day School

The mission at Calvary Day School is to provide a Christ-centered educational experience for grades Pre-K to 12 through thedevelopment of the total student spiritually, academically, socially, and physically.

Private tours of the school are available. To schedule your private tour select “Private Tour” from the drop down menu here. Calvary will contact you shortly 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 

Savannah preschools: Open House @ Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Registration is now open for Savannah’s newest preschool, and the Savannah region’s only AMI Montessori program.

EMC2 is a parent cooperative preschool, located on Wilmington Island, Savannah. Registering now for 2.5 to 5 year olds. Full-day and half-day options are available.

Attend an open house Thursday, May 12, 5-7pm, at 51 Wilmington Island Rd, Savannah. You will have a chance to tour the classroom, meet the teacher and other co-op member families, and register your child.

Email for more information info@explorersmontessori.org

Online enrollment is available here.

Stay connected by liking Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative on Facebook here. 

Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative EMC2, explorersmontessori.org, 51 Wilmington Island Road, Savannah, 31410, email info@explorersmontessori.org

Open House @ Savannah’s only AMI Montessori preschool

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Explorers Montessori Preschool Savannah Wilmington Island Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative E=mc2

Registration is now open for Savannah’s newest preschool, and the Savannah region’s only AMI Montessori program.

EMC2 is a parent cooperative preschool, located on Wilmington Island, Savannah. Registering now for 2.5 to 5 year olds. Full-day and half-day options are available.

Attend an open house this Thursday, April 7 from 5-7pm, at 51 Wilmington Island Rd, Savannah. You will have a chance to tour the classroom, meet the teacher and other co-op member families, and register your child.

Email for more information info@explorersmontessori.org

Online enrollment is available here.

Stay connected by liking Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative on Facebook here. 

Explorers Montessori Coastal Cooperative EMC2, explorersmontessori.org, 51 Wilmington Island Road, Savannah, 31410, email info@explorersmontessori.org

Open House @ Calvary Day School, Savannah

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

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Register for an upcoming Open House at Calvary Day School to see why Calvary Day School is the best, most affordable, private Christian education in Savannah. Calvary Day School is for grades Pre-K to 12.

2016 Open House
Sunday, April 17th, 2016 from 2 to 4 PM

Register for the open house here. 

Open House events begin in the High School Media Center, located in the Calvary High School building. After a brief introduction from administrative staff, you are invited on a tour of the campus followed by refreshments.

Private tours are also available. To schedule your private tour select “Private Tour” from the drop down menu here. Calvary will contact you shortly to schedule your tour.

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About Calvary Day School

The mission at Calvary Day School is to provide a Christ-centered educational experience for grades Pre-K to 12 through thedevelopment of the total student spiritually, academically, socially, and physically.

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 

St. Andrew’s School senior named region’s STAR Student

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Rebecca Suh informalCongratulations St. Andrew’s School student Rebecca Suh ’16 on being named Region 8’s STAR student this week at a special banquet.

STAR — which stands for Student Teacher Achievement Recognition — is in its 58th year and is sponsored by the Professional Association of Georgia Educators.

The STAR program honors high school seniors with the highest single SAT score and who are in the top 10 percent of their class.

ABOUT ST. ANDREW’S SCHOOL

St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for Pre-K3 through Grade 12 on Wilmington Island offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. For more information, visit www.saintschool.com or call 897.4941.

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.

Free Easter 4 Kids Fest, Pooler, March 19

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Easter events for kids Savannah Pooler Our Savannah & Lowcountry Easter Fun Guide 2016 includes this FREE Easter 4 Kids celebration @ Risen Savior Christian Academy in Pooler, Sat. March 19, 9:30AM-12:30PM.

FREE & open to all. Pre-registration is required.

To learn about this Easter event as well as Savannah-area Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Bunny visits, an Easter Brunch Cruise with the Easter Bunny & a free chick hatchery where your child can hold a newborn chick, click here.

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

Open House @ Calvary Day School, Savannah

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Calvary Day School Savannah

Register for an upcoming Open House at Calvary Day School to see why Calvary Day School is the best, most affordable, private Christian education in Savannah. Calvary Day School is for grades Pre-K to 12.

2016 Open House Dates
Sunday, March 6th, 2016 from 2 to 4 PM
Sunday, April 17th, 2016 from 2 to 4 PM

Register for an open house here. 

Open House events begin in the High School Media Center, located in the Calvary High School building. After a brief introduction from administrative staff, you are invited on a tour of the campus followed by refreshments.

Private tours are also available. To schedule your private tour select “Private Tour” from the drop down menu here. Calvary will contact you shortly to schedule your tour.

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About Calvary Day School

The mission at Calvary Day School is to provide a Christ-centered educational experience for grades Pre-K to 12 through the development of the total student spiritually, academically, socially, and physically.

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 

Learn about St. Andrew’s School @ “A Passport to Knowledge”

Monday, February 29th, 2016

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St. Andrew’s School Lower School students in Savannah will share a variety of curricular activities @ “A Passport to Knowledge” on Friday, March 4 beginning at 1:15PM on campus for family and friends of the school.

Students age 3 through Grade 4 have planned an incredible journey across a wide variety of curricular activities. Students are now bringing these activities to life in the classroom for others to see. For instance, first grade is set to be in the school’s outdoor garden sharing their knowledge of food and the environment while third grade is sharing their knowledge of our coastal region. Please join us – your passport is waiting!

St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for students in Pre K3 through Grade 12. For more information, visit www.saintschool.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.

St. Andrew’s School senior named Chatham County STAR Student

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Savannah schools St. Andrew's School Congratulations St. Andrew’s School senior Rebecca Suh who was selected as the Chatham County STAR Student for 2016.

Rebecca selected as her STAR Teacher, Mr. David Kelly.

The STAR program honors Georgia’s high achieving seniors and the teachers who have been instrumental in their academic development.

Each Chatham County high school nominated a senior with the highest SAT score in one sitting and who also is in the top 10% of the class. Rebecca will now move onto the Regional Competition in Statesboro in March to compete at the region level.

(Photo of Suh and Kelly)

ABOUT ST. ANDREW’S SCHOOL
St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for Pre-K3 through Grade 12 on Wilmington Island offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. For more information, visit www.saintschool.com or call 897.4941.

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OPEN HOUSES

Come see all that St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Island in Savannah has to offer.

St. Andrew’s School Open House for Prospective Families

9AM March 1 2016
601 Penn Waller Road, Savannah, GA, 31410
Call 897.4941, x. 452 for more information or to reserve a spot

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.

Mary Poppins live musical @ Trustees Theater, Savannah

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

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Everyone’s favorite nanny will take the stage in the SCPS spring musical production of Mary Poppins March 4, 5 and 6 at Trustees Theater in Savannah.

To order tickets, click here. 

The Fine Arts Council at Savannah Christian Preparatory School proudly presents their 13th annual Broadway musical, Mary Poppins.

Mary Poppins is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers &  astonishing stagecraft.

The cast is comprised of 74 incredibly talented 3rd-12th grade students (selected by audition), a production team, and 50 plus parent & student volunteers.

Performances will be Fri. March 4, at 7 p.m., Sat. March 5, at 7 p.m., & Sun. March 6, at 3 p.m.  Tickets are $10 & are on sale at the SCAD Box Office at 216 East Broughton St. or online at www.scadboxoffice.com or by calling (912) 525-5050.

Savannah Christian’s production of Mary Poppins is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International & will be a performance the entire family will not want to miss.

Tickets are $10 each.

To order tickets, click here. 

The Savannah Christian production of Mary Poppins is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Petition to establish a STEM high school in Savannah

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Would you like to have a STEM high school in Savannah?

An effort is under way to establish a dedicated, school-wide STEM 9-12 high school program based on The STEM Academy at Bartlett model.

Learn more & sign a petition in support of a Savannah STEM high school in here.