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Submitted by Amber Benson.

This year’s class hosted a new member breakfast on Friday, May 4. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Kate Mather.

Twice a year Mountain Brook Elementary holds a school-wide Leadership Celebration, which is an opportunity for students to share and celebrate leadership. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Kate Mather

Each morning and each afternoon at MBE, four students can be seen performing an important duty: raising and lowering the American flag. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Courtesy of Laurie King.

Crestline Elementary has eight veteran teachers retiring at the end of the 2017-2018 school year. more

Crestline Elementary

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary’s Ranger PTO held its end-of-the-year luncheon on May 2 in the auditorium. more

Brookwood Forest

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Submitted by Christina Smith.

CBS's annual fundraiser, Benefit for the Bend, was held on April 14 at Cahaba Brewery, raising funds for Cherokee Bend Elementary special project and initiatives. more

Cherokee Bend

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Submitted by Julie Beckwith

On April 9, at an assembly held in the Cabaniss-Kaul Center for the Arts, Tonya Brown of the Prudential Corporation presented Altamont Junior Amrita Lakhanpal with a Prudential Spirit of Community Distinguished Finalist Award. more

Private Schools

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By Keith McCoy

Mountain Brook High School ranked No. 2 in the state and No. 519 in the country. more

Schools

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Dale Wisely, director of student services, and Betsy Bell, principal of Cherokee Bend Elementary, will both be retiring this summer. MBHS principal Amanda Hood will be taking over as director of student services. more

Schools

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The shirts will be given to Mountain Brook High School seniors before their prom night on May 10. more

MBHS

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Mayor Stewart Welch spoke to the Leadership Mountain Brook class on May 7. more

Schools

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

MBHS working to teach students, student athletes about social media practices more

MBHS

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Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

Crestline second- and third-graders were recently invited to join a robotics club. more

Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

The sixth-grade math team from Brookwood Forest Elementary spent its recent long week working on challenging math problems. more

Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Christina Smith.

The Cherokee Bend JUNA (Junior United Nations Assembly) team crushed the competition Chief-style at this year’s assembly. more

Cherokee Bend

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Dylan Bor won the Brookwood Forest school competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 24, under the direction of sixth-grade teacher Jessica Meriwether. more

Brookwood Forest

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Submitted by Kate Mather.

At the beginning of April, MBE hosted Lancers on the Lawn, a picnic for families of MBE students and staff. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Kate Mather.

Electives have been a powerful addition to the MBE sixth-grade curriculum this year. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Laura Comer.

Brian Floca, Marc Tyler Nobleman, Gin Phillips and Michelle Hazelwood Hyde visited and spoke to children at Cherokee Bend Elementary in March as part of PTO sponsored Writer’s Festival. more

Cherokee Bend

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual BWF’s Got Talent show on Friday, April 13. more

Brookwood Forest

may 2018