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...

SSOD Nutcracker Featured in Georgia Magazine
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SSOD Nutcracker Featured in Georgia Magazine

Statesboro School of Dance’s Nutcracker was one of several performances featured in Georgia Magazine this past December. Georgia Magazine, the largest circulation monthly magazine in Georgia, is published by Georgia Electric Membership Corporation, the trade association for Georgia’s 41 consumer-owned electric utilities. On average, more than 546,000 subscribers welcome the magazine into their homes each month. Check out our...

SSOD Dancer Selected for Disney’s Dreamer Program
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SSOD Dancer Selected for Disney’s Dreamer Program

Congratulations to SSOD dancer, Ceci Smith for being selected as one of 100 national high school students to attend the Disney Dreamer Academy, Class of 2020. For her selection, Ceci submitted answers to essay questions in October and was chosen by a panel of judges that evaluated the essays. Ceci is a sophomore at Statesboro...