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Savannah Christian Preparatory School

Savannah Christian Preparatory School (SCPS) is an independent, non-denominational PK-12 college prep Christian school.

Savannah Christian Preparatory School’s Lower School was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2011, and the Middle School in 2014, for our overall academic achievements. SCPS was also named Best Daycare/Preschool and Best Private School in 2013 & 2014 by Savannah Magazine.

Open Houses

You’re invited! Tailor-made just for you, come sample a day in the life of a student in the thriving school environment at Savannah Christian Preparatory School.

Meet teachers, administrators and other parents to see SCPS’ mission in action.

Most importantly, come learn about the relationships which are at the heart of what we do at Savannah Christian Preparatory School.

Come to an upcoming Wednesday event where Savannah Christian Preparatory School will gladly extend a warm “Welcome Home”!

9:30AM in the Admission Office.
December 7
January 11
January 25
February 15
March 1

Learn more here. 

For more information on these events or admissions at Savannah Christian Prep, please email Debbie Fairbanks, Director of Admissions, at dfairbanks@savcps.com or call the SCPS admissions’ office at 912.721.2114.

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

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Open House Habersham School Savannah

The Habersham School, Savannah
Enrollment: 230
PK3-12th

The Habersham School opened its doors in fall 2012, seeking to restore education to its purest form. The academic foundation is built upon the time-honored tradition of classical, liberal arts education, where students are taught to question, to investigate, to dialogue and to create.

In contrast with the uncertainty and hectic pace of today’s world, Habersham offers a nurturing and orderly environment where all learning is firmly rooted in the immovable truth of Christ.

Meaning and purpose underpin every aspect of instruction, leading students to discover the joy of learning and the virtue of hard work. Further, the unique all-school House system builds rich tradition while fostering community, competition, service and student leadership.

Come tour The Habersham School classes, meet the teachers and experience the truly unique school environment.

To schedule a personal tour call 912-509-0540 and speak to Director of Admissions, Chaston Hart or email him at admissions@thehabershamschool.org.

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The Habersham School in Savannah offers several open houses for prospective families.

These admissions events and tours are wonderful opportunities for parents to learn more about the distinctives of a Habersham education.

Register for an upcoming event here.

Upcoming admission events include:
Dec. 9 2016: All Grades – Gould Cottage
Jan. 6 2017: All Grades – Gould Cottage
Jan. 27 2017: High School – Habersham Hall
Feb. 24 2017: All Grades – Gould Cottage

Register here.

The Habersham School, 505 E 54th St, Savannah, 31405 (912) 509-0540 On Facebook here. Follow on twitter @habershamschool & on Instagram here.  The Habersham School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

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Open House Savannah Schools Benedictine Military School

 

Benedictine Military School in Savannah

Founded in 1902, Benedictine Military School is an all-male, Catholic, college preparatory day school educating young men grades 9-12.

Learn more here. 

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OPEN HOUSE

The best way to understand the atmosphere at Benedictine Military School in Savannah is to experience it first-hand.

You are encouraged you to take advantage of Benedictine’s different visitation programs including an upcoming Open House in November.

Held Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, the Open House is the kick-off to the admissions process. All eighth-grade students and parents are encouraged to attend. Benedictine also invites fifth- through seventh-grade students.

Prospective families can meet the faculty, take a student-led campus tour and attend information–packed sessions on various aspects of the school.

Benedictine Military School Open House, Jan. 10, 2017 beginning at 6:30PM.

Benedictine Military School
6502 Seawright Drive
Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 644-7000

Benedictine Military School, 6502 Seawright Dr. Savannah, GA 31406, tel: (912) 644-7000, On Facebook here.  Follow Benedictine on twitter here.  Benedictine Military School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

Risen Savior Christian Academy Pooler

Risen Savior Christian Academy in Pooler 

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

NOW ENROLLING
Preschool – ages 2-4
Elementary – K-3rd grade
*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 1-3.

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. 

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Calvary Day School Savannah Schools Open House

Come see all that Calvary Day School in Savannah has to offer at an open house, Sun. Nov. 6, 2-4PM. Find out why Calvary Day School is the best, most affordable, private Christian education in Savannah, Georgia.

Register for the Nov. 6 open house online here.

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

2016-2017 Open House Dates
Sunday, January 8th, 2017, 2-4 PM
Sunday, February 12th, 2017, 2-4 PM
Sunday, March 26th, 2017, 2-4 PM
Sunday, April 30th, 2017 2-4 PM

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Calvary Day School

Calvary Day School is one of the best, most affordable, private Christian education in Savannah. Calvary Day School is for grades Pre-K to 12.

Private tours 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.

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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 
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Veritas Academy Savannah Schools Open House 2016

Veritas Academy, Savannah

Looking for a private, family-oriented Savannah Christian school?

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.

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. Nov. 17, 9-11AM
25 W Oglethorpe Ln
Savannah, GA 31401-3971

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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

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St. Andrew's School Savannah Open Houses 2016

St. Andrew’s School

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

Come see St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Island in action.

St. Andrew’s School Open Houses 2016-17 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 Tuesday of every month at 9AM

 

January 5

February 2

March 2

April 6

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

About St. Andrews

St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school for Pre-K3 through Grade 12.

St. Andrew’s is an independent International Baccalaureate World School committed to being a leader in 21st Century teaching and learning, which includes a curricular focus on creativity, communication, critical thinking, collaboration, and character.

St. Andrew’s School
601 Penn Waller Road, Savannah, GA, 31410
Call 897.4941, x. 452 for more information or to schedule a tour.

For more information on this Pre-K 3 through 12th Grade school, visit www.saintschool.com  or call 897.4941.

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

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St. Peter the Apostle Savannah schools

St. Peter the Apostle School

St. Peter the Apostle School on Wilmington Island in Savannah, Ga.

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:

Thurs. Nov. 10 2016: 5:30-7:30PM
Sun. Jan. 29 2017: 10AM- 1PM
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.

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. 

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St. James Catholic School Open House Savannah schools

St. James Catholic School 

8412 Whitefield Ave, Savannah, 31406

St. James is dedicated to Christian principles rooted in the Catholic tradition. The Christian atmosphere nurtures a strong academic program that is caring and disciplined, conducive to learning, and provides activities that cultivate the importance of life, values, morality and ethics.

Open House

Come and see all that St. James Catholic School in Savannah has to offer at an Open House on Tues. Nov. 8 2016, 9:30AM.

St. James Catholic School serves grades PreK – 8.

The dedicated faculty and staff at our school helps cultivate a family atmosphere where students thrive in all aspects of the learning environment: intellectually, physically and spiritually. Technology is strongly present in many lessons and classroom activities, with a state-of-the-art Mac Lab and iPad Carts, St. James is on the cutting edge.

Students are enriched through art and music, library and computer, PE and Spanish. Daily Religion classes and enrichment experiences strengthen students’ relationship with God. The impressive success of St. James graduates attest to the committed faculty and staff who work diligently to create an atmosphere of compassionate and challenging learning. Strong family involvement in the St. James School community also enriches the school’s mission to prepare students for a life of learning and service.

See you at the St. James Open House!

If you cannot make it, email christinawi@stjameschargers.com to schedule a private tour.

Click here to schedule a tour.

St. James Catholic School Preschool program
St. James Early Learning Center: Serves 1, 2 & 3 year olds in a high quality program. Part-time & full time availability.

St. James also has a PreK for 4 year-olds.

Learn more here

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

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St. James Catholic School, 8412 Whitefield Ave, Savannah, 31406, email christinawi@sjcs-savannahga.org, (912) 355-3132,  www.sjcs-savannahga.org On Facebook here.  St. James Catholic School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

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Preschool searching in Savannah for 2016-17?

Maggie’s Morning School in Savannah has limited openings in their preschool 3’s /4’s class.

Recently voted BEST by Savannah Magazine and Connect Savannah, Maggie’s Morning School currently has limited openings for Preschool 3’s and 4’s class (not the state funded Pre-K).

Choose from 2, 3 or 5 half days or full days.

Maggie’s Morning School is starting their 35th school year! Come visit and see why Maggie’s is called “The Creative Alternative”.

Maggie’s Morning School, 6610 Abercorn St., Savannah, 31405, www.maggiesmorningschool.org, On Facebook here. (912) 352-8404, (912) 352-8065 Maggie’s Morning School is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

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Savannah preschools, pre-K

First Christian Preschool was formed in 1952 by Carolyn S. Jordan and has been in continuous operation since that date.

First Christian Preschool of Savannah
711 E. Victory Drive, Savannah

The preschool – located on Victory Drive in the Savannah’s Ardsley Park –  serves 15 mths to 4-year-old children and is in session from 9AM to noon Monday through Friday. First Christian Church members receive a 25% discount on tuition.

First Christian Preschool provides an environment that is warm and welcoming so that your child will feel safe and comfortable. Classrooms are bright and inviting so your child will be excited about learning and will be prepared for kindergarten. Most of all, your child will have a lot of fun and be involved in meaningful play. Play is a child’s “work” and it is through play that a child learns to be social, to solve problems, to be independent and to be creative.

The preschool employs the Unit Approach Curriculum. It is designed to meet appropriate skill levels for each age group.

The school offers a Spanish program as part of the curriculum for the 3 and 4-year-olds . Music is incorporated into daily activities in the classrooms and all classes come together Friday mornings for music.

Children participate in two school-wide programs, one at Christmas and an end-of-the-year program. A Thanksgiving feast, carpool and lunch bunch, and early birds are other activities that are a part of the preschool program.

Some of the activities all of students participate in are:
Fall Festival
School Wide Pajama Party
Dessert with Daddy
Mother’s Day Tea
Graduation Program
Friday Morning Music

The preschool includes Christian principles in its program, teaching the children the Christian values of loving, sharing, being kind to one another.

A summer camp for preschoolers is also offered.

Visitors are welcome. First Christian Preschool staff  look forward to meeting you and your children.

For more information, please call Mrs. Sarah Marquez at 912-234-3149 or email firstchristianpreschool@yahoo.com

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First Christian Preschool, 711 E. Victory Drive, Savannah, 31405, 912 234-3149,   https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Christian-Preschool/153225621412477?fref=ts First Christian Preschool is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

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Savannah preschools First Presbyterian Preschool

First Presbyterian Preschool & Pre-K

520 Washington Ave.
Savannah 31405
912-351-0609

Offers a morning program 9 AM-1 PM in a loving, nurturing atmosphere for children ages 1 (walking) through 4. The school is open daily & parents may choose a two, three, or five day schedule.

Spaces available for the 2015-16 school year.

For interested families, extended care options are available five days a week in the morning and after school.  Early Drop Off is available from 8:30-9:00 for all children.  Fun Bunch from 1-2:30 for children that are potty trained.

During the summer, two three week “Camp” sessions are offered.

Visitors are invited to come by and see the classrooms, meet the teachers and ask questions.

Learn more here. 

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First Presbyterian Preschool, 520 Washington Ave., Savannah 31405, tel. 912.351.0609, http://fpcschool.com/ 

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Free, lottery-funded Pre-K

This free, state-funded Pre-K 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 2016-17 at Savannah-Chatham County public schools will be available starting Feb. 23 2016. Applications are due March 8 2016. The lottery will be April 5 2016.

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.

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Savannah-Chatham Public School specialty programs

Interested in enrolling your child in one of the various Savannah-Chatham Public School specialty programs including kindergartens for 2016-17?

Online application is available now & the application window closes Feb. 1 2016. (These public schools such as Garrison Elementary, J.G. Smith Elementary, Charles Ellis Montessori Academy etc. either don’t have an attendance zone/neighborhood district or they also accept children outside of their attendance zone/neighborhood district).

Information about the new online application process & specialty school admission requirements is available here.

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System offers 23 Specialty Programs throughout the district to provide students with a diverse portfolio of educational options.

Explore the Savannah-Chatham County Public School website to find the Specialty Program best suited to your child’s interest and ability. Contact information for each school can be found under the Site List tab. For specific specialty school admissions requirements click here.

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Preschools/Daycares/Pre-K

Savannah

Best Academy

Bible Baptist Church

Blessed Sacrament Catholic School

Calvary Early Learning Center

Childcare Network 

Children’s House

Coastal Empire Montessori Charter School

Eli’s Place

First Christian Preschool 

First Presbyterian Preschool

Hancock Day School 

Isle of Hope United Methodist Church Preschool

JEA Preschool Savannah

Kicklighter Academy

Maggie’s Morning School

Memorial Day School 

The New Covenant Preschool 

The Sanctuary Learning & Development Center

Savannah Country Day’s The Little School 

Savannah Christian Church’s Growing in the Son Preschool

Savannah Christian Preparatory School Daycare & Preschool

Savannah Montessori Academy

Savannah Youth University

Skidaway Island Presbyterian Preschool

St. Andrew’s School  
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St. Frances Cabrini Catholic School

St. James Catholic School Half Day/Full Day Preschool program, Pre-K through 8th grade school 
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St. John’s Children’s School 

St Paul’s Lutheran Preschool

St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School

Veritas Academy

Wesley Community Centers of Savannah, Inc. , early childcare & pre-K

White Bluff United Methodist Pre School

Whitemarsh Day School

Wilmington Island Presbyterian Church – Pre-School

Wilmington Island United Methodist Preschool and Mother’s Morning Out

Windsor Forest Baptist Church preschool program

Richmond Hill

The Children’s Village

First Christian Academy

Richmond Hill Playing and Learning Specialists (PALS)

Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool 

St. Elizabeth’s Preschool at St. Elizabeth’s of Hungary church

Pooler

Risen Savior Christian Academy

Trinity United Methodist Church Preschool

Bluffton, S.C.

Amazing Creations

Bluffton Early Childhood Learning Center

The Children’s Center

Cross Schools Cross Early Childhood Center

Kids College

Lowcountry Day Preschool

May River Montessori

Riverside Children’s Academy

Hilton Head Is. S.C.

All Saints Preschool @ All Saints Episcopal Church

Christ Lutheran Preschool 

First Presbyterian Preschool 

Island Lutheran Preschool

Island Rec Center Mothers’ Morning Out

Hilton Head Early Childhood Center 

Hilton Head Preparatory School

Providence Children’s Center @ Providence Presbyterian Church

Sea Pines Montessori

St. Luke’s Church Preschool

Toddler University Learning Center

To advertise a school at the top of this list or to have a school added to the general list, email anne@southernmamas.com

FOR SAVANNAH-CHATHAM PUBLIC SPECIALITY SCHOOLS THAT OFFER FREE, LOTTERY-FUNDED PRE-K, CLICK HERE

Note: Families seeking to find child care in Savannah can contact  Early Start Child Care Resource & Referral Agency at Savannah Technical College by clicking here. You will receive information on identifying quality child care as well as a free list of registered/licensed child care providers in the region.  You can investigate child care quality by viewing the child care licensing reports on the Bright from the Start website.