Georgia: Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools

The information presented below was developed through a survey of school districts conducted in the winter and spring of 2013. Although accuracy was a priority, the most current information will come from contacting the new school district directly. The Tools for Making a Smooth Transition section includes suggestions for contacting school districts and sample questions to ask.

District Contact Information

  • Address: 208 Bull Street, Savannah, GA 31401
  • Phone: 912-395-5877

District Enrollment

  • Total Students: 38026
  • Total Students with Disabilities ages 3-5: 727
  • Total Students with Disabilities 6-21: 3741
  • Number of Students with ASD: 439
  • Number of Students with ID: 344
  • Number of Students with E/BD: 270

Types of Educational Services Provided:

  • ASD: Functional Behavior Assessment, Sensory Supports, Visual Supports, Social Narratives, Computer-Aided Instruction, Systematic Use of Differential Reinforcement, Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), Prompting, Applied Behavior Analysis, TEACCH Interventions, Social Skills Training Group, Augmentative Communication Device
  • ID: Specially Designed Instruction, Computer-Aided Academic Direct Instruction and Skills-Based Adaptive Instruction, Independent Living Skills, Assistive Technology, Functional Communication Strategies, Positive Behavior Supports, Community-Based Instruction, and Community-Based Vocational Instruction, and participation in Special Olympics.
  • EBD: Behavioral Interventions at all Tiers of Support, Functional Behavioral Analysis, Behavior Intervention Plans, Behavior Interventionist, and Social Skills Training.

Types of Post-Secondary Transition Services Provided:

  • Preparation for Post-Secondary Education or Training including career assessments, identifying opportunities, completing applications, and completing financial aid applications. Referrals to community agencies/Wrap-around Service Planning, Functional vocational Assessments, Career Planning, and vocational Training/Job Coaching (job shadowing, volunteer opportunities, internships)

Family Resources:

  • Parent mentors, Parent education or training, Library of disability-related materials that families may check out

District Access to Board Certified Behavior Analyst:

  • Yes

Military Installations & School Districts

Below are links to military installations and the districts that serve them. Clicking on the installation link will take you to its Fast Facts page at Military Installations while clicking on the district link will take you to the district’s webpage.

Fort Stewart

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