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Savannah Christian holds fundraising 'color run'

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

There were clouds of color at Savannah Christian MiddleFriday.

Students ran laps while teachers threw fists full ofpowdered paint in a color run.

They were raising money for technology upgrades as theycircled the football field.

The faculty felt that by placing an emphasis on technology,they are better preparing their students for the future.

"At Savannah Christian Prep, we know we need the latest andgreatest in order to be able to teach our children what's needed to preparethem for college," said Director of Instutional Advancement, Darlene Tyler. "Andthe way we do that is to have the latest and greatest technology in theclassroom. And the way for us to do it is to bring those dollars in."

The school is also celebrating its nominationfrom the Council for American Private Education as one of the top 50 privateschools in the US.

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