Hancock Day School

(912) 351-4500

Fax: (912) 351-4550

Hancock Day School

6600 Howard Foss Dr.

Savannah, GA 31406

(912) 351-4500

Fax: (912) 351-4550

Eagles Nest 4/16/2018

April 16th, 2018
The Eagles‘ Nest
Week at a Glance
  • There are several sports events this week including track and field, boys and girls soccer, and golf.
  • The first grade program is this Friday, April 20th, at 8:45
  • Spring picture proofs are due to the front office by Friday, April 20th.
  • There is still time to donate to the 2018 HDS auction. Our Fund-A-Need goal has not yet been reached!
Spotlight on the Arts
The first grade program will take place this Friday, April 20th at 8:45. The students will be performing songs inspired by “Lost and Found,” by Oliver Jeffers.
We hope to see you there!
Hancock’s New Recycled Bottle Garden
HDS now has two recycled bottle gardens in our outdoor area! They planted Petunias, English Ivy and more in these handmade standing gardens. Thank you to Krissy Laybourn for coming in to help the students plant and enjoy these new additions to our campus!
Congratulations Bo Tallevast!
Hancock’s own Bo Tallevast was chosen for the 2018 Future Stars Game for Team Georgia. This is a try-out, all-star middle school football camp and game. He will play as a defensive lineman for the 7th grade team in June. Bo is one of only two boys from Savannah to be drafted for the seventh grade team! Congratulations, Bo!
Eagle Sports News
Track and Field:
4/16: Full meet from 4:00-6:00 pm at SCDS.
Golf
4/17: Match from 4:00-6:00 at Savannah Country Club (formerly the Wilmington Island Club,) between Hancock, St. James and Savannah Christian.
Soccer:
4/17: Boys 5:00 pm vs SCPS
4/17: Girls 6:15 pm vs SCDS at SCDS Darby Field
4/18: Girls 5:00 pm vs SCPS
4/19: Girls 5:00 pm vs Habersham at Windsor Forest HS
The boys team is currently ranked #2 out of 8 for SPAL Soccer. The girls team is currently ranked #6 out of 10 for SPAL soccer.
*Star Shooter Basketball Camp will take place in May. Available to boys and girls 5th grade and up. Please stop by the office for a registration form.*
HDS Auction and After Party
The 2018 Auction was a great success! We truly appreciate all of the parents, faculty, and staff who supported this event. A special thank you to Melanie Maxwell and Tara Skinner for their leadership as co-chairs of the 2018 Hancock Day School Auction.
Our 2018 Fund a Need will support the enhancement of our Performing Arts Department and the development of a Middle School Art Program.
Please consider making a donation to the 2018 Fund a Need. Your donation will directly benefit our children by providing specific needs to further develop our music, arts, and drama programs. Please join us in the growth of this important piece of the HDS experience by contributing.