SSOD Director Shay Morgan Featured on Boro’s Best Podcast
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SSOD Director Shay Morgan Featured on Boro’s Best Podcast

Earlier this month, SSOD Director Shay Thompson Morgan was featured on Tina Banks’ Boro’s Best Podcast. This local podcast features local business owners doing what they love. In Shay’s episode, she talked about instilling the love of dance in her students. In June 2022, Statesboro School of Dance will celebrate their 20th Spring Recital. This...

Calling all SSOD Alumni!
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Calling all SSOD Alumni!

Calling all SSOD Alumni! This season marks our 20th Spring Recital and want to include YOU! If you are a graduate of Statesboro School of Dance, we invite you to participate in our SSOD Reunion dance at the Spring Recital on June 4, 2022. Yes, you’ll need to be at dress rehearsal on Thursday, June...

SSOD Alum Mallory Lanier Rosche Named Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner
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SSOD Alum Mallory Lanier Rosche Named Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner

Mallory Lanier Rosche was recently awarded “Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner” for 2020 by the Georgia Occupational Therapy Association. She was nominated for this award for her work with Steps of Grace:Ballet for Special Needs, an adaptive dance program she founded and continues to direct. This year marks 10 years of this program providing dance education to...

SSOD Alum Haley Parrish College Dance Fundraiser
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SSOD Alum Haley Parrish College Dance Fundraiser

Former SSOD student Haley Parrish, now a student at the University of Georgia, recently choreographed the winning routine in UGA’s Greek Grind. SDT Greek Grind is an annual dance competition between all Panhellenic sorority chapters at UGA. All proceeds are donated to Prevent Child Abuse America (PCAA), and 94 cents of every dollar raised directly...

SSOD Student Katherine Whitlock Featured in iDance Magazine
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SSOD Student Katherine Whitlock Featured in iDance Magazine

Statesboro School of Dance student and Bulloch Academy sophomore Katherine Whitlock was featured in and on the cover of the February 2021 edition of iDance Magazine. iDance Magazine is a publication that features talented young dancers to talent media. Katherine also interviewed recently for the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program in the discipline of dance. Her...

SSOD Students Participate in 4H Project Achievement
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SSOD Students Participate in 4H Project Achievement

Three Statesboro School of Dance students recently competed in the Bulloch County 4H’s Project Achievement. In Project Achievement, students in 5th-12th grades present on a topic or perform. 5th Grader and Purple Class Student Savannah Gordon performed and placed 2nd in her category. 6th Grader and Green Class Student Eliza Edwards presented on Pointe Shoes...

SSOD Student Performs in School Talent Show
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SSOD Student Performs in School Talent Show

6th Grader and Green Class Student Reagan Mays recently participated in her school’s talent show. A student at Southeast Bulloch Middle School, Reagan choreographed her performance as well! Way to go Reagan!

Former SSOD Student Ashley Wade to Dance with Disney
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Former SSOD Student Ashley Wade to Dance with Disney

Former SSOD student Ashley Wade, a current student at Georgia College, was recently hired as a Walt Disney Character Performer! Ashley will be working at the Walt Disney World property in Orlando, Florida! Congratulations Ashley!!

SSOD Student Ella Webb Wins at Winter Princess Pageant
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SSOD Student Ella Webb Wins at Winter Princess Pageant

SSOD student Ella Webb, the daughter of Scott and Mary Beth Webb, recently competed in the Screven County Winter Princess Pageant. This event, hosted by the Screven County High School FCCLA and Screven County Middle School FFA celebrates the exceptional students who attend Screven County Schools. Ella took home Best Talent and Most Outstanding at...

SSOD Dancer Named Bulloch County STAR Student
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SSOD Dancer Named Bulloch County STAR Student

SSOD dancer and Bulloch Academy Senior Ansley Whitlock was named the Bulloch County STAR student at the annual STAR student banquet on Monday, February 3, 2020. The Professional Association of Georgia Educators Foundation sponsors the STAR student program. STAR students are high school seniors chosen for having their schools’ highest total score on the SAT...