The Buzz

The Student Magazine of Savannah Country Day School

The Buzz

The Buzz

Teacher Review

Teacher Review

Feriby McCorkle, Contributor April 27, 2023

Jewell Anderson, our very own librarian, has been a part of the Savannah Country Day school faculty since the beginning of the 2012 school year. During her time at SCDS she has learned quite a bit about...

Campus Life

Campus Life

The Savannah Country Day campus is one of the most prepossessing sites in Savannah. This sixty five acre campus accommodates babies through twelfth grade students. The Savannah Country Day Upper School...

You know you’re a Junior when…

Julia McGoldrick, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2023

You can’t stop talking about prom and its only January  When you realize you actually have to get a tutor for the SAT You’ve finally started college counseling You say you’re an honorary...

Quarter 3 Buzz Polls

Quarter 3 Buzz Polls

Julia McGoldrick, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2023

Quarter 3 Buzz Polls  Best Spring Sport? Tennis: 31.9% Running for fun: 10.8% Kicking a ball for 90 min (WORLD CUP): 29.3% Running for fun (with a stick): 28%   Best Freshmen...

Interview with Hef!

Lawler White, Contributor February 7, 2023

I sat down with Christine Hefner, one of the Upper School art teachers, and asked her a few funky questions. Here are her responses: If you could pick one place to spend the rest of your life, where...

Meet Mr. Brooks

Meet Mr. Brooks

Feriby McCorkle, Contributor November 1, 2022

For those of you who haven’t met Mr. Brooks. He is a new addition to the SCDS faculty. This is his first year teaching in his career; He teaches Pre-Calc and Algebra 1. When interviewing him, we were...

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Everyday Life as an SCDS Student

Sloan Collins, Jillian Goldberg, and Emily Moretz October 24, 2022

The most common thing for an SCDS student to do when they walk into school is to find friends. Preferably friends who share the same first period class as you. For every grade this can be different. In...

Vox Pop

Vox Pop

Hilliard Davis and Haley Bird, Contributor October 24, 2022

Lillian Stone  "Going to extra help is the best thing I could do to help my grades"  Daniel Bosch  "Music is such a fun hobby."  Anne Chaddock  "I love Pepsi cola."  Lily Tran  "the...

You know youre a Freshman when...

You know you’re a Freshman when…

Olivia Wells, Contributor October 23, 2022

  You block the entrance to Mingledorff You take up every library booth just to not do work You think wearing a full lululemon outfit counts as dressing up for homecoming  You either...



Julia McGoldrick, Contributor October 18, 2022

Just when we thought we could catch a break and finally have a “normal” year at school, just as the Homecoming Dance, week, and the game was approaching, so was Hurricane Ian. This destructive hurricane...

You Know Youre a Senior when . . .

You Know You’re a Senior when . . .

Julia McGoldrick, Editor-in-Chief April 25, 2022

Days at school become optional.   You can’t decide which college you want to go to.    Chick-fil-a knows your name and lunch order.    You stopped trying at the beginning...

Meet Mrs. Duthu

Cole Gensheimer, Contributor April 25, 2022

For those of you who aren't familiar, Mrs. Duthu is our new art teacher. I was surprised to learn that she is not entirely new to our school, although some may have known her as a former Z period art teacher. She...

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