St. Andrew’s has been in person all year with the option of students taking classes remotely. A member of the class of 2021 shared some of his thoughts on the year as a remote student. Alex Nichols ’21 The past year has been insane for most people across the world. But, speaking as a student…Details
Wendy Sutton, St. Andrew’s College Counselor In my thirty years of working in the area of college admissions and advising, the basic landscape has remained fairly constant with incremental changes that were manageable. The impact of those changes were felt in gradual ways. The introduction of the college ranking system (i.e. US News and World…Details
READ IT AGAIN! Tricia Yates, Pre-K 4 Teacher Have you ever wondered why your child insists on reading their treasured story over and over? Is this a good thing or do they need variety? Go ahead, read it again. When your child comes to you and asks, “Will you read to me?” you are…Details
WHY INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE? by Ryan Martin, Assistant Head of School As college admissions becomes progressively more competitive, parents are becoming increasingly more educated consumers of their children’s school programs and curricula in hopes of giving their child the added advantages now that will pay off in the long run. As a school that made the…Details
Motivating students to develop a life-long love of healthy movement and physical activity is a top priority for PE educators. In Middle School, these students are outside as much as possible working on coordination, gross motor development, and skill-building movements with props like this agility ladder. For the students, it’s a chance to get out…Details
Even 3 year olds are learning new ways to communicate and greet each other. A foot shake or elbow bump is the norm as students see their friends in the morning.
St. Andrew’s School Partners with Horizons Savannah, GA—St. Andrew’s School announced that it will donate 75 iPads to Horizons Savannah this fall. The iPads will be distributed to students throughout Chatham County who participate in Horizons summer program. “We believe this donation can really make a difference for students who may not have access to…Details
This spring will be remembered for turning the world and especially schools upside down, moving to digital classrooms, implementing virtual events, and finding creative approaches to every challenge presented. But the spirit of community could not be dampened. Last weekend, St. Andrew’s hosted a drive-by celebration for families as the faculty lined the entire campus. It was…Details
St. Andrew’s School is pleased to announce the selection of Teri D. Scott as the new head coach for Girls Varsity Volleyball. Coach Scott recently moved from Petaluma, California, bringing 16 years of year-round volleyball coaching experience to the position in addition to classroom teaching experience at the high school level. Scott is an All-American…Details
First grade teachers, Beth Adams and Jen Standing, picked veggies from the Lower School garden this week and delivered them to all their students. It was a great way to stay connected during the quarantine and celebrate their hard work in the garden this year.