Charter school holds groundbreaking ceremony

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax for Education is continuing to help improve schools in the area.

On Thursday, board members, parents, and staff of the Oglethorpe Charter School held a groundbreaking to celebrate the construction of the school at its new location off Central Avenue just east of Skidaway Road. Principal wall says this is a great day for the Oglethorpe family.

"This is a very special day in Oglethorpe history waited a number of year for this to take place and we look forward to the new opportunities we are going to have with this facility," said principal Kevin Wall.

The new school is scheduled to open in fall 2012.

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