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Public School System

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Choice Programs - Home Page 

Welcome Site List Application Registration Criteria FAQs

We are excited to offer an online application, lottery, and registration process for those families who would like to enroll their child in a Choice (formerly known as Specialty) Program offered by Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools.  The online application and registration system is a secure website that provides a convenient and quick way for parents to enter information. The dates for the 2017 application window are located in the table below.

Choice Program Important Dates

Annual Student Success Expo & STEM Festival

January 7, 2017

Application Window Opens

January 7, 2017

Application Window Closes

February 3, 2017

Esther F. Garrison School for the Arts - Audition

February 11, 2017

Savannah Arts Academy - Audition

February 18, 2017


March 3, 2017

Parents Notified of Choice Results

March 7, 2017

Choice Program Registration Opens

March 9, 2017

Registration Closes

March 31, 2017

Waitlist Notifications Begin

April 3, 2017

Please understand that based on a number of factors, these dates may change.

As part of our Passport to Excellence initiative, the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System offers 23 Choice Programs throughout the district to provide our students with a diverse portfolio of educational options. 

We invite you to explore this website to find the Choice Program best suited to your child’s interest and ability. 

For information about the programs offered and the application/lottery process please review the Choice Program Information Guide.  This guide will provide you with information on eligibility criteria, the lottery process, frequently asked questions, and descriptions of each choice program. 

Contact information for each school can be found under the Site List tab. 

Parents are encouraged to click here to access the 2017 Open House Schedule.

For more information, please call the Office of College & Career Readiness at 912.395.6765.