Savannah College of Art and Design may take Rivers Elementary; deal is tied to nearby massive ‘business project’
The Savannah College of Art and Design is looking into opening a specialized campus in rural Fayette County at the current site of Rivers Elementary School off Sandy Creek Road.
The school building and 30 acres of associated land currently are owned by the Fayette County Board of Education.
While SCAD might seem like an unusual fit for Fayette County, the effort is tied directly to a nearby business venture on the horizon, according to Fayette County Commission Chairman Steve Brown. While the school would have a very specific focus, Brown declined to reveal specifics, citing the pending private business deal. Read More»