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Savannah schools: State Soccer Playoffs for St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is.

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

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St. Andrew’s School Soccer Team in State Playoffs

St. Andrew’s Region Champion Boys Varsity Soccer team is hosting the 1st round of the GISA region 2 AAA state playoffs vs. Valwood School on Tues.  May 4 2021 at 6PM. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students.

The St. Andrew’s team has outscored GISA opponents 47-4 this season. Their record is 9-1-1.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

FREE Middle School Football Clinic open to all middle school players from any school, Savannah

Thursday, April 29th, 2021

St. Andrew's School Middle School Football Clinic Free 2021 Summer Savannah

NEW SUMMER 2021 OFFERING @ St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

Middle School Football Clinic
6:30-8PM June 16, 23 and July 14, 21 & 28 2021

The clinic is FREE and open to all middle school players from any school. 

Email head coach Blake Henry to sign up: football@saslions.com

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St. Andrew’s is an International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12 in Savannah, Georgia. For more information, visit https://saslions.com

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(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s Family Fun Day open to the public

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

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Outdoor Family Fun Day to learn more about St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

Join St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Is. in Savannah for a fun filled afternoon on campus at a fundraising opportunity to elevate St. Andrew’s outdoor learning, Sat. May 8, noon-4PM. This event is for the whole family.

Take a future-focused tour through St. Andrew’s outdoor learning center, highlighting what opportunities will soon be available to students from Pre-K to graduation.

Start off your day with relaxation and yoga, enjoy lunch and a treat from food trucks, create take-home mother’s day personalized gifts, learn about sustainability and gardening in a playful way, join in coordinated activities for visitors big and small, and listen to wonderful performances by St. Andrew’s students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.

St. Andrew’s School, Savannah
Sat. May 8, 2021, noon-4PM
Buy tickets for this fundraiser and learn more here. 

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St. Andrew’s is an International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12 in Savannah, Georgia. For more information, visit https://saslions.com

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(Savannah Summer Camps 2021) Athletic, Academic, Arts, Outdoor camps @ St. Andrew’s School

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

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NEW SUMMER CAMP OFFERING @ St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

The new St. Andrew’s School head football coach Blake Henry is thrilled to be adding a brand new camp to St. Andrew’s lineup this summer. Flag Football Camp is now being offered June 14 – 18 2021 for girls and boys in grades 2-6.

The goal of the camp is to have fun and learn the great game of football. Each day will be filled with flag football games and fun skills and drills.

Register or to check out other great summer camp offerings here. 

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St. Andrew’s is an International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12 in Savannah, Georgia. For more information, visit https://saslions.com

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(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s names new head football coach, assistant athletic director

Sunday, March 28th, 2021

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St. Andrew’s School is pleased to announce that Blake Henry has accepted the position of Assistant Athletic Director and Head Football Coach for the St. Andrew’s Varsity team. His appointment begins this July 2021.

Henry has served as the Head Varsity Football Coach at The Potomac School in Virginia for the past six years. Prior to that, he served as the Head Varsity Football Coach at Mount Saint Joseph High School in Baltimore, Maryland.

Henry played as a First Team All-ACC offensive lineman at Wake Forest University and after graduating, signed a free agent contract with the Atlanta Falcons. He was on the team for a few months during the 2003 preseason.

St. Andrew’s is an International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12 in Savannah, Georgia. For more information, visit https://saslions.com

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Free, virtual lecture on The Future of College hosted by St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

Sunday, March 28th, 2021

Wendy Sutton, an experienced college counselor & past admissions professional at the college level, will speak on the topic: The Future of College on Thurs. April 8 @ 5PM. Part of free, virtual lecture series hosted by St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

St. Andrew’s School in Savannah is hosting a free virtual speaker series, Landscapes of the Future, this spring 2021.

Upcoming topics include:
*The Future of College Thurs., April 8 2021 at 5 p.m.
*The Future of Education Thurs., April 22 2021 at 5 p.m.

The series is free and open to the public.

Register online here. 

Questions? Email Amanda Groves at grovesa@saslions.com or call 912.897.4941.

The Future of College
Thurs., April 8 at 5 p.m.
In what ways might shifts in higher education influence education more broadly? What should current and future
applicants consider, know, and plan for? The past year has accelerated change in the landscape of college admissions.
As a result of the pandemic and the national conversations around racial equity, schools have shifted to test-optional
applications and revised evaluation processes for incoming students. While some adjustments are temporary, there may
be long-awaited changes that remain or evolve as an outcome of the pandemic. Join Mrs. Wendy Sutton, an experienced
College Counselor and past admissions professional at the college level, to explore these trends and questions.

The Future of Education
Thurs., April 22 at 5 p.m.
What knowledge, skills, and capacities will be necessary and valuable in the future of industry and work? In preparation
for higher education? The current model for schooling is the legacy of the industrial revolution. With the accelerated
pace of change, and convergence of research in several fields related to education, what are those elements of educational
practice that help us develop our children into strong citizens and agile professionals? We invite you to join Dr. Kelley
Waldron and Mr. Ryan Martin in exploring some predictions for the future of K-12 education. Dr. Waldron has presented
on this topic at national and regional conferences, and currently serves on the SAIS Board of Trustees. Mr. Martin is a
career, independent school leader who has guided change initiatives in several independent school communities.

St. Andrew’s is an independent, International Baccalaureate World School in Savannah inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12.

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(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s names new athletic director

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021

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St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Is. in Savannah is pleased to announce that Ms. Amanda Waters has accepted the position of Athletic Director for the independent school.

Amanda joins the school from Mater Dei in Santa Ana, CA, where she has served as Athletic Director to one of the most competitive athletic programs of any independent school nationwide. Prior to that, she served as Athletic Director, coach (basketball and softball), and teacher at Carlsbad High School. Waters’ appointment begins late spring in preparation for the summer and 2021/22 school year.

Amanda Waters is the co-founder of the National Athletic Director Resource Network, hosting and leading a monthly meeting for Athletic Directors across the country with esteemed coaches and leaders from various programs as guests. She holds numerous awards and honors for her accomplishments as an athlete and as athletic director.

St. Andrew’s is an International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12 in Savannah, Georgia. For more information, visit https://saslions.com

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Free, virtual lecture series hosted by St. Andrew’s School, Savannah

Friday, March 5th, 2021

St Andrew's School free virtual lecture series Savannah

St. Andrew’s School in Savannah is hosting a free virtual speaker series, Landscapes of the Future, this spring 2021.

The three topics include:
1) The Future of Industry and Work on Thursday, March 25 2021 at 5 p.m.
2) The Future of College Thursday, April 8 2021 at 5 p.m.
3) The Future of Education Thursday, April 22 2021 at 5 p.m.

The series is free and open to the public.

Call St. Andrew’s at 912.897.4941 for more information or to receive the link to register.

To register for any of the sessions below, email Amanda Groves at grovesa@saslions.com or call 912.897.4941.

The Future of Industry and Work
Thursday, March 25 at 5 p.m.
What skills and capacities will organizations and individuals need to succeed in the landscape emerging through the
disruptions and accelerations of the pandemic? Ian Symmonds, strategist and thought leader, will share his predictions
for major shifts in the ways in which industries move forward as a result of the accelerated pace of change and the impact
of these changes for education. This is a unique opportunity to hear from and engage with Ian, whose expertise keeps
his time in high demand by national organizations and conferences. There will also be time for facilitated discussion
following the presentation.

The Future of College
Thursday, April 8 at 5 p.m.
In what ways might shifts in higher education influence education more broadly? What should current and future
applicants consider, know, and plan for? The past year has accelerated change in the landscape of college admissions.
As a result of the pandemic and the national conversations around racial equity, schools have shifted to test-optional
applications and revised evaluation processes for incoming students. While some adjustments are temporary, there may
be long-awaited changes that remain or evolve as an outcome of the pandemic. Join Mrs. Wendy Sutton, an experienced
College Counselor and past admissions professional at the college level, to explore these trends and questions.

The Future of Education
Thursday, April 22 at 5 p.m.
What knowledge, skills, and capacities will be necessary and valuable in the future of industry and work? In preparation
for higher education? The current model for schooling is the legacy of the industrial revolution. With the accelerated
pace of change, and convergence of research in several fields related to education, what are those elements of educational
practice that help us develop our children into strong citizens and agile professionals? We invite you to join Dr. Kelley
Waldron and Mr. Ryan Martin in exploring some predictions for the future of K-12 education. Dr. Waldron has presented
on this topic at national and regional conferences, and currently serves on the SAIS Board of Trustees. Mr. Martin is a
career, independent school leader who has guided change initiatives in several independent school communities.

St. Andrew’s is an independent, International Baccalaureate World School in Savannah inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12.

To register for any of the above sessions, email Amanda Groves at grovesa@saslions.com or call 912.897.4941.

(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s designated a Grief Sensitive School

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

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St. Andrew’s School Receives Grant from New York Life Foundation

St. Andrew’s has been designated a “Grief-Sensitive School” by the New York Life Foundation, receiving a $500 Grief-Sensitive Schools Initiative grant to help create a bereavement support plan and encourage ongoing staff development in order to better support its grieving students.

The St. Andrew’s counseling department used this grant to purchase Kimochis, a social and emotional learning curriculum that helps younger students manage grief and other hard-to-have feelings. The program is designed to give children the knowledge, skills, and attitudes they need to recognize and manage their emotions, demonstrate caring and concern for others, establish positive relationships, make responsible decisions, and handle challenging situations constructively.

“My favorite part of the Kimochis Early Childhood Curriculum is watching students interact with the plush characters,” said School Counselor Elizabeth Bush. “Each character has a unique personality and temperament which helps the students express their own feelings.”

The Grief-Sensitive Schools Initiative – a pioneering effort that utilizes New York Life’s workforce to help equip local schools to care for the grieving students in their midst – is an extension of the work of the Coalition to Support Grieving Students, a collaboration among leading K-12 professional organizations to develop and deliver best-in-class grief support resources to educators.

St. Andrew’s is a private, independent, International Baccalaureate World School inspiring young people age 3 through grade 12.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

St. Andrew’s: Where Life Meets Learning.

Evaluation Day for students applying to St. Andrew’s School preK-4th grade

Monday, February 8th, 2021

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Looking for a new school?

St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Is. in Savannah is hosting a student evaluation day this Friday, February 12 for Pre-K through grade 4 students who have completed applications. In addition, there are limited spots for grades 5 through 12.

Follow this link here to begin the application process for all grades.

St. Andrew’s: Where Life Meets Learning.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s student evaluation day for Pre-K to grade 4 students

Thursday, January 28th, 2021

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St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is., Savannah

Looking for a new school?

St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is., Savannah is hosting a student evaluation day on Fri. Feb. 12 2021 for Pre-K through grade 4 students who have completed applications.

In addition, there are limited spots for grades 5 through 12.

Go here  to begin the application process online for all grades.

St. Andrew’s –  a private independent school (age 3 to grade) -is accepting applications for Pre-K 3 through Grade 4 for the 2021-22 school year. The application deadline is 2.19.21. Details here. 

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

St. Andrew’s: Where Life Meets Learning.

(Savannah private schools) International Baccalaureate diploma program @ St. Andrew’s School

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
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St. Andrew’s Assistant Head of School Ryan Martin

St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is., Savannah

St. Andrew’s Assistant Head of School Ryan Martin recently wrote an article on the International Baccalaureate diploma program. St. Andrew’s is one of two independent schools in the state of Georgia to offer the IB Diploma Program. Read it here. 

St. Andrew’s –  a private independent school (age 3 to grade) -is accepting applications for Pre-K 3 through Grade 4 for the 2021-22 school year. The application deadline is 2.19.21. Details here. 

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

(Savannah schools) St. Andrew’s now accepting Pre-K3 through 4th grade applications

Friday, December 18th, 2020

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St. Andrew’s Lower School on Wilmington Is. in Savannah is now accepting applications for Pre-K 3 through Grade 4.

The application deadline is 2.19.21. Please contact Windee Helle in admissions (hellew@saslions.com or 897.4941, x. 452) for more information or to schedule a private tour.

Why Beginnings Matter at St. Andrew’s School:
*Small student to teacher ratio
*Individualized and applied approach to instruction active classroom with an emphasis on outdoor learning experiences
*Strong foundation for globally focused, hands on curriculum with widely recognized academic and college outcomes
*Strong academic blend with child-centric approach, making learning personalized and engaging students are engaged, curious, critical thinkers because of the dynamic instruction from the highly qualified teachers with a 28-acre campus, the early childhood classrooms can be at the creek, in the garden, or personalized within each highly equipped classroom.

Learn more here. 

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah schools: St. Andrew’s School competes in eSports

Monday, November 30th, 2020

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St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is. in Savannah 

For the first time ever, St. Andrew’s School on Wilmington Is. in Savannah is participating in eSports,multiplayer video game competitions. The team is currently ranked 9th out of 438 teams. Their record is 15-2 and play continues this Thursday against Odyssey Charter School of Palm Beach, Fla.

The team is coached by math teacher Nick Broom and competes against teams along the Eastern Seaboard through PlayVS, the official scholastic high school and college esports league.

“ESports is similar to any traditional sport at school,” said Nick Broom. “We work as a team, develop strategies, and compete against other schools with the added benefit of no travel time.”

The St. Andrew’s team competes in Rocket League, a vehicular soccer video game. The game is designed for play in teams of three. Team members include Maclean Babcock ’23, Cameron Beke ’23, William Garguilo ’23, Joe Kinsey ’23, and Richard Witbeck ’23.

Esports is a fast-growing competitive outlet for high schools and colleges nationwide. According to the National Association of Collegiate Esports, more than 170 U.S. colleges have varsity esports programs and are offering around $16 million per year in scholarships.

St. Andrew’s is an independent, International Baccalaureate World School offering the Diploma Program. The school inspires young people age three through grade 12 with a hands-on, experiential approach to learning. For more info, visit www.saslions.com.

St. Andrew’s School, 601 Penn Waller Rd, Savannah, 31410. 912.897.4941 ext 452, www.saintschool.com , email hellew@saintschool.com On Facebook here.   On Twitter here. St. Andrew’s is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser.

Savannah Schools: Fall 2020 Open Houses, Tours for Prospective Families

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

Savannah schools open houses tours

Admissions season has begun! Visit Savannah’s schools @ these open houses to get to know the schools yourself.

Upcoming Savannah school Fall 2020 open houses & ongoing school tours for prospective families include:

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Blessed Sacrament School 
Now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year. Schedule a tour of Blessed Sacrament School in Savannah, a landmark pre-K through 8th grade Catholic school. Call 912.356.6987.
Details here. 

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Benedictine Military School, Savannah
Benedictine Military School (grades 9-12) After Hours School Tour, 6-7PM Dec. 1. Details here. 

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Savannah Christian Preparatory School 
Open Houses, Wed. Dec. 9 2020. Reservations required. Details here. 

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Savannah Classical Academy 

The annual lottery is now open for Savannah Classical Academy , free, public K-12 charter school, for all students from kindergarten to twelfth grade for the 2021-2022 school year. Don’t miss the deadline for your family to enroll in this free public charter Savannah school as part of the local school system. Apply for the lottery here.

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St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is., Savannah

Tour this private independent school (age 3 to grade). Call 897.4941 or email Windee Helle in the Admissions Office at hellew@saslions.com to schedule your private tour. Details here.

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Risen Savior Christian Academy in Pooler
Tour this private school’s recently expanded campus & meet staff members.
NOW ENROLLING: Preschool – ages 2-4
Elementary – K-7th grade (New grade added each year)
Details here.

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Calvary Day School in Savannah
Campus Tours are by appointment and are offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays throughout the school year. Please call admissions department at (912) 351-0700 or email admissions@calvarydayschool.com to schedule your tour.
Details here. 

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Savannah Schools: 2020-21 Open Houses, Tours for Prospective Families

Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Savannah schools open houses tours

Admissions season has begun! Visit Savannah’s schools @ these open houses to get to know the schools yourself.

Upcoming Savannah school Fall-Winter 2020-21 open houses & ongoing school tours for prospective families include:

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Susie King Taylor Community School 
Susie King Taylor Community School’s lottery is open for the 2021-2022 school year. SKTCS is a tuition-free, public K-8 Charter School in Savannah focused on place-based education, social-emotional learning with an emphasis on community through the middle school academy for social justice.
Details here.

Benedictine Military School, Savannah
Benedictine Military School (grades 9-12) Next open house is 6-7PM Jan. 12 2021. High school placement test is Sat. Jan. 16 2021. Details here. 

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Savannah Christian Preparatory School 
Open Houses, Wed. Dec. 9 2020. Reservations required. Details here. 

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Savannah Classical Academy 

The annual lottery is now open for Savannah Classical Academy , free, public K-12 charter school, for all students from kindergarten to twelfth grade for the 2021-2022 school year. Don’t miss the deadline for your family to enroll in this free public charter Savannah school as part of the local school system. Apply for the lottery here.

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St. Andrew’s School, Wilmington Is., Savannah

Tour this private independent school (age 3 to grade). Call 897.4941 or email Windee Helle in the Admissions Office at hellew@saslions.com to schedule your private tour. Details here.

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Risen Savior Christian Academy in Pooler
Tour this private school’s recently expanded campus & meet staff members.
NOW ENROLLING: Preschool – ages 2-4
Elementary – K-7th grade (New grade added each year)
Details here.

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Calvary Day School in Savannah
Campus Tours are by appointment and are offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays throughout the school year. Please call admissions department at (912) 351-0700 or email admissions@calvarydayschool.com to schedule your tour.
Details here. 

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