Savannah arts academy was established in 1999 as a Specialty school and is part of the Savannah-Chatham county public school system. Enrollment is based on specific academic criterion, as well as a successful audition in the desired major.
Please make sure that mark the following dates and times for our Summer rehearsal schedule! These events are open only to SAA students and all students are expected to attend the camp on the day it is scheduled.
Monday, July 16th - Work Day (mandatory for student leadership members)
Tuesday, July 17th - Wind Ensemble (9am-5pm) with clinician Dr. Josh Byrd from the University of West Georgia
Wednesday, July 18th - Skyelite Jazz Band (9am-5pm) with various local jazz professionals
Thursday, July 19th - Symphonic Band (9am-5pm) with clinician Dr. Gabriel Wood from Savannah State University
Friday, July 20th - 9th Grade Band (9am-4pm)
A pre-registration link will be added to the website soon for students to be able to confirm their attendance and correct date required.
If you have any questions, please email OR send Mr. Nestor a message via Remind
Students who are attending (enrolled at) Savannah Arts Academy for the 2018-2019 School Year and are in need of a summer instrument to practice on should email Mr. Nestor. From there, an instrument will be issued to you and be left in the Main Office for pick-up during their summer hours (8am-3pm).
This applies ONLY to individuals who are assigned secondary instruments for class OR who play larger or typically school owned instruments.
Mr. Michael Nestor