Back to School and Other Important SCELA Information

Published on: 7/21/2021

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Back to School Information for SCELA - updated 7/21/21

OPEN HOUSE will be held virtually on Monday August 2nd from 4 - 7pm.    Each teacher will be available in a zoom session to answer questions and greet students.   We will also hold Synchronous Orientation sessions at 4pm, 5pm, and 6pm. Zoom links for Open house will be available on our website and Facebook page later this month. We cannot wait to meet our Sea Dragons!

 

Parent Student Handbook: Please take time to read the Parent/Student Handbook and sign the Expectations Agreement.  All students must have a signed Expectations Agreement on file with file with the school.

    Remember that we have moved and our office is now located at 3609 Hopkins St. Room 7 Savannah, GA.  Please enter from the parking lot along 52nd St.  All device returns/deployments will be done from this location  

 SCELA Orientation: 

All Parents and Students (new and returning) must participate in a SCELA Orientation. Orientation will be delivered synchronously (live) and asynchronously​ (on your time) Orientation options are listed below:

Synchronous Orientation: Families can attend the synchronous orientations by registering for a zoom link below.  Click on the date/time you want to attend to register for the Orientation Session​  

Asynchronous Orientation: You may complete Orientation at a time that is convenient for you and your family through our asynchronous option.  CLICK HERE to take the Asynchronous Orientation​


Device Redeployment: 

Devices may be checked out via a drive-thru process on the following dates

  • Wednesday July 28th 8am - 3pm

  • Friday July 30th 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm

  • Monday August 2nd 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm

  • Tuesday August 3rd 9am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm


Devices are to be picked up at the SCELA office located at 3609 Hopkins St. in Savannah (note address change).  Please enter the parking lot along 52nd St. to receive your device. 

​​Please click here to pay for Device Insurance Online​


What to expect for device pickup:

  • Please bring a copy of your photo ID​

  • Please plan to pay for insurance online to purchase the device protection plan. Note: Insurance payments must be made within 1 week of device checkout.  After 1 week, insurance payments will not be accepted, and parents will be responsible for the full cost of repairs/replacements. Insurance can be purchased online starting next week.

  • Parents will sign out a device, indicate their plan for insurance, and sign the SCELA expectations agreement


SCELA Device Return: .  Students participating in Summer School or Summer EMBRACE may keep their device and return it July 26 - 28th.  Device return will occur July 26 - 28th at our new office (3609 Hopkins St.)

Uniform Policy: SCELA does not have an official school uniform.  Students must be dressed appropriately for school following the SCCPSS Code of Conduct for non-uniform days.  Students should not attend class in their pajamas.

Address Changes: If you have moved, please submit a new proof of address to the SCELA office.

Phone Numbers and Emails: Please contact our office if you have changed phone numbers or email addresses.  Email is the main form of communication at SCELA, so it is very important that we have the email that you check daily on record.

Immunizations: All rising 7th and 11th grade students must have updated immunizations on file with our office.  Please make sure you contact your child's pediatrician or the Health Department to ensure your child is up to date on all required immunizations.

School Supply List

Schedules are available in the PowerSchool Parent Portal.  Click here for sample schedules.


Click here for Tips & Tricks for itsLearning and Edgenuity


Summer Reading Information: Links are listed below

  • K-5 Summer Reading 20 21.pdf
  • SY21 SCCPSS Secondary 6-12 Summer Reading Program.pdf

     
    If you are interested in enrolling your child at SCELA for the 2021-2022 School Year: We are very excited that you are choosing to be a SEA DRAGON!!  Please complete the registration process located on our website.

    If you are leaving SCELA for the 2021-2022 School Year: We are very sorry to see you go, but we understand! 
  • If you are enrolling in another SCCPSS school, please contact that school to register prior to the start of the school year.
  • If you are enrolling in a private school, home school, have moved to another school district, or are attending another school outside of the district, please contact our office to complete the withdrawal process.
     School Starts August 4, 2021

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