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 join us for our Fall Band concert, "Foundations", tomorrow at 7pm in the SAA auditorium.
Any student who has NOT turned in the All-State Band form needs to do so by noon tomorrow, Thursday September 29th!
Please come to our monthly PTSA meeting/Band Department meeting tonight, Tuesday September 20th at 6:30pm.
Great performance by the band this past Sunday! Click the link below to a short video about the Savannah Jazz Festival with some video of our performers on WJCL:
The time for our Skyelite Jazz Band performance on Sunday has been changed to 4:00 pm; please be aware of the new time and still make it out and support our band students!
2016-2017 Band Fees are $50.00 per student or $75.00 for families. Cost covers incidental band expenditures and end of the year awards. Families that pay their dues get 4 season concert passes for all normal SAA music department concerts. Band fee form can be found under FORMS tab.
Students who need help with scales, music, or fundamentals will be required to stay after school as needed. Tutorials will be held on Mondays from 3:00pm until 4:45pm. Students who want voluntary assistance will be asked to sign up via Google Classroom.
The Skyelite Jazz Band will be performing on opening day (Sunday, September 18th) of the Savannah Jazz Festival at 5pm in the Hotel Indigo. Please come out and support the hard work of our students. Following their performance, stick around for the open jam session in the same location.
Mr. Michael Nestor