Months before the seventh-graders walk through the doors of the Mountain Brook Junior High on the first day of school, MBJH begins to prepare those students and parents for the transition from elementary school to junior high. more

May 23, 2017 11:04 AM MBJH


Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Each year, BWF teachers such as Mrs. Eleanor Walker raise awareness during the week of Earth Day — which was April 22 — by reminding students and the community about ways they can conserve resources for our planet. more

May 23, 2017 11:03 AM Brookwood Forest


Photo courtesy of Paige Slaughter.

Mountain Brook Elementary first-graders organized a service project to show appreciation for the Mountain Brook police and fire departments. more

May 23, 2017 11:01 AM Mountain Brook Elementary


Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Crestline fourth-grade students recently entertained and educated audiences about Alabama’s rich history. more

May 23, 2017 11:00 AM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Jill McGee.

Mountain Brook High School on May 3 was named a Jostens 2017 National Yearbook Program of Excellence. more

May 23, 2017 10:55 AM MBHS


Photo courtesy of Laura Comer.

The Writer’s Festival is a yearly event sponsored by Cherokee Bend Elementary, Mountain Brook Elementary and the Brookwood Forest PTO. more

May 23, 2017 10:53 AM Cherokee Bend

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Congratulations to the MBHS class of 2017. more

May 22, 2017 9:25 PM Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Next year, the class of 2017 will represent MBHS in 61 colleges and 24 states. more

May 15, 2017 8:54 PM MBHS

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The board congratulated many students on their accomplishments as well as heard updates regarding the MBJH outdoor dining facility, the student survey and summer professional development opportunities. more

May 15, 2017 7:16 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of James Salvant

The World Championship Robotics Title was a first for the school system. more

May 15, 2017 3:40 PM MBJH

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Band director Jason Smith announced an invitation for a "once in a lifetime trip" for the band program: traveling to perform in the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion in Normandy, France, as an official representative of the United States. more

May 13, 2017 8:59 AM MBHS

Authors and illustrators from around the country come to the schools to speak to students and sign books. more

May 2, 2017 12:13 PM Cherokee Bend

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Erica Techo

The award recipient should show strong work ethic, joyful disposition, seek to ensure other's needs come before their own and exemplify other qualities demonstrated by Lewis. more

May 1, 2017 8:38 PM Crestline Elementary 5 Comments


Photo courtesy of Ellie Lipp.

For Ellie Lipp, volunteering is all about following her passion. She just happens to have a lot of passions. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:39 PM MBHS


Photo by Erica Techo.

On a scale of one to five, Mountain Brook Elementary School music specialist Shari Dorsett gave MBE a “5++” during her exit interview. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:10 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

Mountain Brook resident Alexander Bills was recognized this past fall for his academic achievement at the Georgia Institute of Technology. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:07 PM MBJH

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Photo courtesy of Margaret Hudson.

Several Mountain Brook schools shared their annual Writers’ Festival on Feb. 28 through March 2, sponsored by the PTO. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:04 PM Schools

Benefit for the Bend, previously Cherokee Bend’s Winter Auction, was a huge success, raising more than $50,000 to benefit Cherokee Bend Elementary school initiatives and programs. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:01 PM Cherokee Bend


Photo courtesy of Shaun Flynn.

MBE students participated in the annual Jump Rope for Heart in February and raised a record-breaking $15,295 for the American Heart Association. more

Apr 26, 2017 1:59 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest hosted parents, staff and students Friday, March 10, for the sixth-grade play, which is an annual tradition. more

Apr 26, 2017 1:57 PM Brookwood Forest

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