SAVANNAH, GA –May 17, 2019 – Today, Friday, May 17, Lt. Governor Geoff Duncan honored Savannah Classical Academy (SCA) by attending and offering welcoming remarks at the school’s annual Honors and Lower School Bridging Ceremony. This ceremony, marking the end of the 2018-19 school year, took place in SCA’s newly restored gymnasium and included presentations from SCA Director Barry Lollis and Dean of Students Allison Maher.
As a father to three boys currently attending school, Lt. Duncan approaches education as a shareholder who is invested in enhancing our education system so that every student acquires the skills and knowledge necessary for success in the 21stcentury economy. Lt. Duncan has seen first-hand how access to high-quality learning opportunities and top teaching talent fuels success throughout a student’s educational career.
It is the philosophy of Savannah Classical Academy that all students benefit from a rigorous, content-rich, educational program that develops academic potential and personal character. The school provides an environment that fosters academic excellence through the habits of thoroughness, the willingness to work, and the perseverance to complete difficult tasks. Through a defined traditional, Classical-Liberal curriculum, students are prepared to become active, responsible members of their community.
SCA currently educates kindergarten through 11thgrade students and will expand in 2019, developing into a K-12 school. The charter school’s core values encompass compassion, perseverance, courage, respect, responsibility, diligence, temperance and integrity. For more information about SCA, please visit www.savannahclassicalacademy.org.