A longtime Savannah resident and educator has been named as the principal of the new Magic Johnson Bridgescape Center.
Yusuf Shabazz's focus is to help prepare students for the workplace or higher education. He has previously directed career and technical education programs at Woodville Tompkins High School, and the Y.E.S. School of Design and Construction, according to a news release.
The Magic Johnson Bridgescape Center is a program of the Provost Academy Georgia. It provides students who have dropped out of school or are at risk of dropping out the ability to earn a standard high school diploma.
It combines online learning with one-on-one and small group instruction available for students who need it.
Magic Johnson Bridgescape center in Savannah is located at 6001 Chatham Center Drive in the Orleans Building, Suite 350. The center in Savannah is open for both morning and afternoon sessions.
To enroll call 888.725.9501. For more information, go to http://www.magicjohnsonbridgescape.com.
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